PARTIES AND FACTS Wegmans grocery store was constructing a store in Burlington Massachusetts. It hired two companies to work on the project. Aerotek contracted with… Read More »Interesting Questions Deflected by Local Court to be Decided by Forum Identified in Agreement
Homeowner/ Contractor Insurer dispute goes 15 years. Styller v National Fire & Marine Insurance Company Mass App Ct 2019 PARTIES – Homeowner Styller hired contractor… Read More »INSURER OWES NO ATTORNEY’S FEES ON VERDICT ON UNCOVERED CLAIMS
Mass SJC 2019 case Donis v American Waste Services LLC Parties Employee = Donis Employer = AWS LLC Public Entities = Towns State Department of… Read More »Updated Pay Rates Apply on Mass Public Jobs – Whether the employer gets the update memo or not.
G4S TECHNOLOGY LLC v MASS TECHNOLOGY PARK CORP. Mass SJC 2018 FACTS Government owner hired design builder for $45M project (internet backbone for 400,000 Western… Read More »Strict Compliance for Construction Contract Recovery, Softer Standards for Equity
Parties resist settlement agreements and often regret making them. FACTS Parties in a recent Massachusetts case agreed on a settlement number but the agreement was… Read More »Emailed Settlement Agreement Enforced Despite No Time to Pay Term
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court had to decide attorney client privilege in a messy quarrel over a closely held business where corporate counsel refused to participate… Read More »Some Privilege – Corporate Counsel to a Close Corporation Owned By A Bickering Family
Litigation has been called the sport of kings. In my opinion, it is a bad way to solve problems or to answer questions. A recent… Read More »Litigation nightmare $900,000 subcontract >$1M verdict