Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 15


Massachusetts Extends Moratorium for Certain Eviction and Foreclosure Actions

USA - July 28 2020 On April 20, 2020, Governor Baker signed legislation to protect homeowners, tenants, and certain commercial properties from eviction and foreclosure…

Stephen J. Orlando

Massachusetts Executive Order - COVID-19 Order No. 13: Governor Baker’s Directive Regarding Essential Businesses

USA - March 25 2020 Massachusetts Governor Baker issued an additional emergency order on March 23, 2020 requiring all businesses and organizations that do not provide…

Thomas Blatchley, Nicole C. Chomiak, Brett D. Walker

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection to Sample Private Wells for PFAS

USA - December 15 2020 Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances ("PFAS") are a unique class of man-made compounds that were used to manufacture stain-resistant, water-resistant…

Federal Evictions Moratorium Issued by CDC

USA - September 3 2020 On September 1, 2020, the Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control (“CDC”) issued an Agency Order entitled “Temporary Halt…

Stephen J. Orlando

Massachusetts Eviction Moratorium Replaced with Eviction Diversion Initiative

USA - October 19 2020 In response to COVID-19-related hardships, Massachusetts implemented an eviction moratorium in April 2020 that the Governor extended in July but…

Stephen J. Orlando