Firm News

September 10, 2020

Melick & Porter Attorneys Recognized for Excellence in the 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Congratulations are in order to Melick & Porter Attorneys Bob Powers, Rick Heifetz, Bill Rose, Jim Scamby, and Matthew DiMario for their recognition in the 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Insurance Law, Personal Injury Litigation, and Professional Malpract
August 26, 2020

Melick & Porter Wins Summary Judgment for Insurance Carrier in “Duty to Defend” Claim

Congratulations to Melick & Porter partner Syd Saloman, who recently obtained summary judgment on behalf of an insurance carrier in a coverage dispute concerning the carrier’s duty to defend its insured.
August 26, 2020

Attorney Michael Mazurczak Presents A Themis Advocates Group EPL Webinar on Managing Workplace Claims and Risks

Join Attorney Michael Mazurczak on August 27, 2020 as he partners with Sarah Hansen of Burden, Hafner, & Hansen, LLC, Laura Casey of Chubb, and Teresa Milano of Woodruff Sawyer as they present a Themis Advocates Group EPL Webinar: Back to the Future: Workplace Claims and Mitigating Risks<
August 24, 2020

Massachusetts SJC Provides Cautionary Tale in Policy Interpretation

Last week, the SJC issued a cautionary decision regarding the scope of an insurer’s duty to indemnify under a homeowners’ policy.
August 14, 2020

Massachusetts Appeals Court Upholds Age Discrimination Verdict but Overturns Punitive Damages Award

The Massachusetts Appeals Court recently affirmed a Superior Court jury ver