Suffolk County Superior Court Renders Judgement on Consumer Protection Claim against New York Plaintiff
A Suffolk County Superior Court judge recently ruled that Massachusetts law applies to a consumer protection claim filed by a New York plaintiff against insurance company defendants that were incorporated in or regularly conducted business in Massachusetts.
Partner John J. Davis Obtains Favorable Decision on Behalf of Local School District
Attorneys John J. Davis and Katie Cooper Davis have obtained a favorable decision in a negligence action on behalf of a local school district that had asserted statutory immunity. The Massachusetts Superior Court found that no school district employee had taken any affirmative action that 'originally caused' [the] condition or situation" that led to a student's self-inflicted injury.
Partner Adam Simms Guides Town of Stoneham to Victory in Appeals Court Decision
Congratulations to Partners Adam Simms and Seth Barnett, who recently prevailed in the Appeals Court of Massachusetts on behalf of the Town of Stoneham and several former members of the Select Board. The case involved a former town employee who brought whistleblower retaliation and civil conspiracy claims following the Town's decision to privatize a municipal golf course.
Founding Partner John J. Davis Secures Dismissal on Behalf of Wellesley Public Schools
Founding Partner John J. Davis and Partner Seth Barnett recently secured a dismissal on behalf of Wellesley Public Schools, after successfully establishing that Wellesley had unequivocally protected its right to the use of affinity group sessions in its public schools.
Worcester Superior Court Upholds Constitutionality of Southborough Public Participation Policy
On March 8, 2021, Worcester Superior Court Justice Shannon Frison granted defendants' motion for judgment on the pleadings in an action brought against the Town of Southborough and several Town officials by a local resident.
Defining Massachusetts Municipal Law 2021
A year recap of our notable firm victories.