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By Terrence Briggs
If you have an account in a retirement plan where you work or you own an Individual Retirement Account, you may get investment advice from an investment advisor.
By Timothy Powell
As we reported a few months ago in a previous article, "7th Circuit Rehears Hively Case", the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals agreed to rehear the case of Hively v. Ivy Tech Community College, on the issue of whether Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects employees from discrimination based on sexual orientation.
By David Felper
In a recent decision involving George Washington University ("GWU") and the Service Employees International Union ("SEIU") Local 500, the National Labor Relations Board determined that students...
By Brian Mullin
In April, the Department of Criminal Justice Information Services (DCJIS) released amendments to the regulations governing access to and the use of information maintained in the Commonwealth's...
By Kristin Wildman Shirahama
In Mary E. Daley v. Secretary of the Executive Office of Health and Human Services and Lionel C. Nadeau v. Director of the Office of Medicaid, which were consolidated in an appeal...
By Peter Martin
Health care providers who have grown used to a new landscape shaped by the increased availability of health insurance coverage for their patients, made possible by Massachusetts health reform efforts ..
By Robert G. Young
In a guidance issued on May 24, 2017, the Massachusetts Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission announced a loosening of the Commonwealth's stringent growler-filling requirements.
By Eileen Y. Lee Breger
Governor Charlie Baker recently announced the launch of a state sponsored Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) account program that has been long awaited by disabled individuals and heir families.
By Kathryn Calo
A reasonable amount of uncertainty, speculation, and even fear is expected with any change. Recently, we have seen a change among states and laws governing child welfare agencies and same-sex adoption.
By Julia O'Neill
The Beer Institute, a trade association based in Washington, D.C. that represents brewers both big and small, as well as importers and suppliers to the beer industry, has recently published...
By Jon Barooshian
Uber Technologies, Inc. continues to fight claims all over the world that it should treat drivers it matches with passengers as employees rather than independent contractors.
By Ariel G. Sullivan
Earlier this month, headlines blared that "Computer Programmers May No Longer Be Eligible For H-1B Visas."
By Eileen Y. Lee Breger
At the end of 2016, we saw two tragic deaths in one celebrity family. First, Carrie Fisher of Star Wars fame passed away on December 27, 2016, and then her mother, Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds...
By Jon Barooshian
Howard Stern fans are accustomed to hearing the satellite radio personality rant about the federal government.
By Kristin Wildman Shirahama
Caring for a sick, disabled or incapacitated loved one can be a stressful proposition, but a new Massachusetts law aims to ease the burden by providing formal support to family caregivers.