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MA SJC Rules on “Termination for Convenience” Provisions
  • Murtha Cullina LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2018

In a recent decision, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled that governmental entities have great flexibility to terminate agreements with


Contract manufacturing and Massachusetts: out-of-state businesses beware
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2018

In Massachusetts, the concept of manufacturing has evolved. Smoke stacks and assembly lines, once common in the Commonwealth, continue to disappear as


Hiring Procedures Again Affected by Massachusetts Criminal System Reform
  • Morgan, Brown & Joy LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2018

Massachusetts recently enacted “An Act Relative to Criminal Justice Reform.” Effective October 13, 2018, among its many changes to the criminal


Dissecting the Massachusetts Ruling Recognizing a Duty for Higher Education Institutions to Prevent Student Suicide
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2018

A recent decision by Massachusetts’s highest court unanimously recognized that, under some circumstances, colleges and universities have a duty to


Boston Bar Journal: Navigating Rising Waters: The Public Waterfront Act
  • Goulston & Storrs PC
  • USA
  • May 14 2018

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts prides itself on being “first in the nation” for many milestones: the first public park (Boston Common), the first


Don’t Risk Having an Equivocal Forum Selection Clause
  • Burns & Levinson LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2018

As I discussed in a 2015 blog post, the language in a forum selection clause is critical if you want to ensure that potential litigation takes place


Recent Case Law on Article 97 Limits State and Municipal Authority to Develop Property
  • Murtha Cullina LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2018

Article 97 of the Articles of Amendment to the Massachusetts Constitution, approved by the Legislature and ratified by Massachusetts voters in 1972


Tough Mudder Approach to Arbitration Upheld
  • Commonsense Construction Law LLC
  • USA
  • May 8 2018

People who want to register for a Tough Mudder obstacle course event must acknowledge assent to terms and conditions, which include a mediation and


Massachusetts SJC Recognizes Limited Affirmative Duty of Universities to Take Suicide Prevention Measures for Known-Risk Students
  • Mintz Levin
  • USA
  • May 8 2018

On Monday, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court issued a precedential decision in Nguyen v. Massachusetts Institute of Technology et al


Massachusetts Modifies “Ban the Box” Law
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2018

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker recently signed Senate Bill No. 2371, “An Act Relative to Criminal Justice Reform,” into law. The law will go