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The Massachusetts Statute of Repose Comes Marching One Building at a Time

USA - December 15 2020 Have you ever wondered when Massachusetts’ 6-year statute of repose for defective design, planning and construction is triggered when dealing with…

David Fitzpatrick.

A Certain Degree of Control Could Save You From Suit

USA - November 30 2020 Here is the fact scenario: A contractor employs certain employees that are union members or employees that have a tendency to “roam” and/or be…

David Fitzpatrick.

Rhode Island Removed From Massachusetts “Lower-Risk States” COVID Travel Exemption Effective August 7, 2020

USA - August 5 2020 Effective August 7, 2020, Massachusetts removed Rhode Island from one of its “Lower-Risk States” COVID Travel Exemption. This applies to…

Virtual Arbitrations/Trials — Should You Use An Expanded Witness Oath?

USA - May 21 2020 For arbitrations and trials that are pending and/or are scheduled for the near term, the judges/arbitrators/counsel/parties are now confronting the…

John E. Bulman.

Construction Shutdown is Lifted in Massachusetts

USA - May 18 2020 Non-essential private construction projects were suspended on March 31, 2020 in Massachusetts. That suspension has been in place for the construction…