December 01, 2016

NH Supreme Court Finds Volunteer Worker to be an Insured under Employer’s Insurance Policy

The Supreme Court of New Hampshire recently issued an opinion in the case of Michael Newell v. Markel Corporation, et al., 2016 WL 3533495 N.H. (2016).
November 01, 2016

RI Supreme Court Narrows Scope of Discovery Regarding Testifying Experts

The Rhode Island Supreme Court recently issued a decision that significantly narrows the scope of materials exchanged during discovery relative to testifying experts.
November 01, 2016

M&P included in 2017 "Best Law Firms"

Melick & Porter is pleased to announce its inclusion in the 2017 "Best Law Firms" list announced by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.
October 28, 2016


Bob Powers put on a professor’s cap and taught a 3-hour course reviewing insurance agent/broker liability law on October 28th and 29th at the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents' annual convention.
October 01, 2016

CT Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Insurer’s Subrogation Rights

The Supreme Court of Connecticut ruled that workers’ compensation insurers are permitted to maintain equitable subrogation claims against third-party tortfeasors to recover benefits paid to injured employees on behalf of insured employers.