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  • December 5, 2019

    Firm Announcements

    Davis Malm Hosts Fall Event “Celebrating Heroes Among Us”

    On November 21, Davis Malm and shareholder Tony Hewett hosted “Celebrating Heroes Among Us,” a special fall event dedicated to recognizing those who are serving or advocating for their communities and country. The event was held at the offices of Davis Malm in Boston. The program featured Will Hatley, CPS, VRS, Employment Specialist and Vocational […]

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  • November 21, 2019

    Firm Announcements

    Davis Malm Adds New Associate to Business Litigation and Employment Practices

    Davis Malm is pleased to announce that Taylor Lovejoy has joined the firm’s Business Litigation and Employment practices. Taylor is a litigation attorney, assisting clients with commercial litigation disputes and counseling on general business and employment-related matters. Prior to joining Davis Malm as an associate, Taylor held internship positions at the Massachusetts State Senate, Senate […]

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  • November 20, 2019

    Speaking Engagements

    Intellectual Property

    Dave Powsner Serves as Program Co-Chair for Annual Licensing Executives Society Meeting

    Dave Powsner served as program co-chair for the Licensing Executives Society (LES) 2019 Annual Meeting. The meeting took place in Phoenix, AZ from October 20-23, and Dave was responsible for organizing all educational programs that occurred during the event. In addition to his role of program co-chair, Dave also co-moderated a panel, “Anatomy of Failure- […]

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  • November 19, 2019

    Alerts

    Real Estate & Environmental

    Unlocking Hidden Tax Savings Through Real Estate Tax Abatements

    Benjamin Franklin stated, “…in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” But that doesn’t mean that the taxes levied can’t be challenged. It is a common misconception that tax abatements are only available when new structures are being built. In fact, owners and users of existing properties, such as […]

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  • November 18, 2019

    Publications

    Mass. Cannabis Industry Welcomes Feds’ Regulatory Probe

    On November 14, 2019, Rob Munnelly was quoted in the article “Mass. Cannabis Industry Welcomes Feds’ Regulatory Probe” in Law360. The article discusses an investigation by the Boston U.S. attorney’s office of potential public corruption in the cannabis sector. “Rob Munnelly, a shareholder at Davis Malm & D’Agostine PC, said the U.S. attorney’s investigation has the potential […]

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  • November 8, 2019

    Firm Announcements

    Tamsin Kaplan Named to Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly’s “Top Women of Law” List

    On November 7, Davis Malm shareholder Tamsin Kaplan was honored as a 2019 “Top Women of Law” at an award reception hosted by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. Tamsin was among the 56 women acknowledged as exceptional lawyers and recognizable pioneers, educators, trailblazers and role models who have made tremendous professional strides and demonstrated great accomplishments in […]

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  • November 7, 2019

    Publications

    Employment

    Employee Handbooks: Benefits and Pitfalls for Employers in Higher Education

    On November 5, the New England Journal of Higher Education published an article by Emily Crowley and Courtney Simmons. The article, “Employee Handbooks: Benefits and Pitfalls for Employers in Higher Education,” discusses the importance of employee handbooks in higher education institutions and provides tips on how to craft a handbook to reduce the risk of legal problems. […]

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  • November 1, 2019

    Publications

    Employment

    Eye doctor cannot sue under Wage Act after practice breakup

    On October 31, 2019, Robert Kaitz was quoted in the Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly article, “Eye doctor cannot sure under Wage Act after practice breakup.” The article outlines the Appeals Court decision in O’Connor v. Kadrmas. The court decided that an ophthamologist, following the breakup of his Plymouth practice, could not proceed with a claim for treble damages under […]

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  • November 1, 2019

    Firm Announcements

    Davis Malm Named to 2020 “Best Law Firms” Lists by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®

    Davis Malm received multiple rankings in the Boston metropolitan market and the national market of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2020 edition of “Best Law Firms.” Firms included in the “Best Law Firms” rankings are recognized for professional excellence and have persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Following is a list of the […]

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  • October 31, 2019

    Community Involvement

    Rich Sampson Competes in 55th Head of the Charles Regatta

    On October 19, Rich Sampson competed in the 55th annual Head of the Charles® Regatta (HOCR) in Boston. Rich participated in the Men’s Senior Master Fours [50+] Division with his four-person boat representing the Cambridge Boat Club, the host organization of the HOCR. His team finished in sixth place with a time of 18:17.061. In […]

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