December 01, 2011

Gender Identity Discrimination Act

Under An Act Relative to Gender Identity, signed into law by Governor Deval Patrick on November 23, 2011 and effective July 1, 2012 . . .
November 01, 2011

MA Appeals Court Expands Homeowners' Liability

In Judge v. Carrai, 77 Mass.App.Ct. 803 (2010), the Massachusetts Court of Appeals expanded the potential liability that homeowners may face for injuries caused by third parties.
November 01, 2011

2011 New England Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

The following Melick & Porter attorneys were named as 2011 Super Lawyers:
October 01, 2011

The Importance of Demonstrative Evidence

Studies show that when people merely hear information, they recall only about 10 percent of what they heard.
September 01, 2011

Releases Provide a Strong Defense to Liability Claims

It is well established that, under Massachusetts law, releases against negligence liability are enforceable.