Thought Leadership

October 2021Understanding Pay Obligations to Departing EmployeesBrian B. Garrett
October 2021Know the Law: Email May Not Suffice for Boards to ActStephanie J. Lee
October 2021Data Protection Impact Assessments: How to Deal with EU Distrust of US Privacy PracticesJohn Weaver
October 2021Promoting a Safe CulturePeg O'Brien
September 2021Reporting Student Discipline (webinar for The Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools, 9/28/2021)Susan E. Schorr
September 2021Know the Law: The Benefits of a Section 83(b) ElectionKolbie R. Deamon
September 2021Five Takeaways for Private Employers Following the Cuomo Sexual Harassment InvestigationPeg O'Brien
September 2021Know the Law: The Effects of Wildfire on Air Quality in New HampshireViggo C. Fish
August 2021Moving Toward Mandates? The Latest Thoughts on Covid Vaccination for Employers (webinar, 8/5/2021)Laura McKelligott Kahl, Susan E. Schorr
August 2021Know the Law: Relocating a Minor Child Out of New HampshireJacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
August 2021The Cost of Injured Children: An Examination of Carrigan v. N.H. Dept. of Health and Human ServicesScott H. Harris
August 2021Exiting Employee ObligationsBrian B. Garrett
August 2021Law in the Marketplace: Should Lawyers Work Remotely?John M. Cunningham
August 2021Know the Law: Considerations for Implementing a Parental Leave PolicyLaura McKelligott Kahl
August 2021Biden Administration Marks ADA Anniversary by Releasing Long COVID Disability GuidanceAdam M. Hamel
August 2021Privacy Laws and Rights: New Hampshire Doesn’t Have One Yet, But Businesses Should Be PreparedJohn Weaver
August 2021Know The Law: Getting Credit - Creditor Claim Process and DeadlinesAndrea J. Schweitzer
July 2021Defenses to Preference Actions: New and Refined Tools to Keep in MindChristopher M. Dube, Joseph A Foster
July 2021Mobile Device Management: What Can You Gain With It and Lose Without It?Cameron G. Shilling
July 2021Know the Law: Permitting and Regulatory Requirements on Public WatersKatelyn E. Burgess
July 2021Defining the Standard of CareDavid Wolowitz
July 2021Environmental Priorities and Regulation Under the Biden AdministrationMichael J. Quinn
July 2021Know the Law: Mooring Placement on Unregulated LakesKatelyn E. Burgess
July 2021A Proposal to Mitigate the Risk to Public School Teachers’ Careers From New Hampshire’s Right to Freedom from Discrimination in Public Workplaces and Education ActDavid Wolowitz
July 2021Summer Hiring and Youth Employment Laws in New HampshirePeg O'Brien
June 2021Know the Law: Revocable Trusts Provide Privacy and Avoid Probate CourtStephen R. Harris
June 2021A New Administration and New Congress Brings More Changes to Employee Benefit PlansJohn E. Rich, Jr.
June 2021Massachusetts Enacts Temporary Emergency Paid Sick Leave Law Extending COVID-19 Paid Time Off Through SeptemberAdam M. Hamel
June 2021What Should Trademark Owners Know About the Trademark Modernization Act?Katelyn E. Burgess
June 2021Get to the Point: COVID-19 Vaccinations and Independent School StudentsBrian B. Garrett
June 2021The Battle to Trademark “THE”Catherine S. Yao
June 2021COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements (webinar for Fred C Church, 6/8/2021)Susan E. Schorr, Charla Bizios Stevens
June 2021Know the Law: Massachusetts Provides a Private Fund Adviser ExemptionBijan P. Ameli
May 2021Everything Is Not Terminator: The AI Genie BottleJohn Weaver
May 2021Know The Law: Foreign Qualification Doesn't Mean InternationalAmelia E. Elacqua
May 2021New Hampshire and Massachusetts Condominium Practice: What's Different? What's the Same?David K. Moynihan
May 2021Cybersecurity Breach: How Can Businesses Mitigate Damages of Breach?Cameron G. Shilling
May 2021The Exit (or Stay) Interview: Done Well, It’s a Critical Tool in the Business ToolboxCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2021The Biden Administration’s Environmental Agenda Approaching The President’s 100th Day in OfficeViggo C. Fish
May 2021Key Topics for Updating Student and Employee Handbooks (5/17/2021)Linda S. Johnson, Susan E. Schorr, David Wolowitz
May 2021Know The Law: A Nonprofit Board’s Duties When Ceasing OperationsRolf Goodwin
May 2021Review of Purchase and Sale Agreement Important Before SigningLaura B. Dodge
May 2021Pfizer Announces its Vaccine May Soon be Administered to ChildrenAndrew P. Botti
April 2021Know the Law: Identifying the Impartial JurorAmanda E. Quinlan
April 2021Encouraging Employee VaccinesJennifer L. Parent
April 2021American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 Requires Employers to Pay Employee COBRA Premiums Until September 30, 2021John E. Rich, Jr.
April 2021First Amendment Versus the Civil Rights Act: A Clash of TitansCharla Bizios Stevens
April 2021Financial Crime: Can You Stop a Sophisticated Cyber Scam?Cameron G. Shilling
April 2021The Impact of COVID-19 on Advancement of Women in the Workplace (April 2021)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
April 2021Know the Law: Review of Purchase and Sale Agreement for Home PurchaseLaura B. Dodge
April 2021Tuition Refund Requests Due to Distance Learning (webinar for AISNE, 4/8/2021)Linda S. Johnson, Susan E. Schorr
April 2021The Current State of Title IX - and How a Biden Administration Might Change Things (webinar for Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, 4/6/2021)Susan E. Schorr
April 2021Employers and COVID-19 Vaccinations (webinar for MA Society of CPAs, 3/31/2021)Laura McKelligott Kahl, Susan E. Schorr
March 2021SMBs Are Not Immune From Ransomware AttacksCameron G. Shilling
March 2021Environmental Due Diligence of Commercial PropertyDavid K. Moynihan
March 2021Know the Law: Mistakes with Employee Expense Reimbursements Can Be ExpensiveLaura McKelligott Kahl
March 2021Everything Is Not Terminator: The Federal Government and Trustworthy AIJohn Weaver
March 2021When in Doubt: A Trial Lawyer’s Call for Caution When it Comes to Remote SigningsAndrea J. Schweitzer
March 2021So, You’ve Gotten the Vaccine, Now What? The CDC Has Some AdviceCharla Bizios Stevens
March 2021Markets and Government in Energy PolicyTom B. Getz
March 2021American Rescue Plan Act of 2021Jesse S. Angeley
March 2021Know the Law: Mentally Declining Father Refuses AssistanceLexi S. Cote
March 2021Key Federal Tax Issues in Forming Multi-Member LLCsJohn M. Cunningham
March 20212020 Stimulus Bill Brings More Changes to Employee Benefit PlansJohn E. Rich, Jr.
March 2021Law Firm Hacks Abound – Do You Think You Are Immune?Cameron G. Shilling
March 2021Know the Law: Can I Still Obtain an H-1B Visa?Ramey D. Sylvester
February 2021Update Your Employee Handbook in 2021Adam M. Hamel
February 2021Massachusetts Appeals Court Addresses Application of Public Policy Exception to At-Will EmploymentAdam M. Hamel
February 2021Law in the Marketplace: Single-member LLCs need operating agreementsJohn M. Cunningham
February 2021In the Marketplace: How lawyers handle multi-member LLC operating agreementsJohn M. Cunningham
February 2021Law in the Marketplace: How should accountants compute your federal pass-through deduction?John M. Cunningham
February 2021Law in the Marketplace: Can New Hampshire businesses afford a $15 minimum wage?John M. Cunningham
February 2021Law in the Marketplace: 10 ways your lawyer can keep it simpleJohn M. Cunningham
February 2021Law in the Marketplace: Tips for joint tenantsJohn M. Cunningham
February 2021Law in the Marketplace: Inside the uncertain I&D TaxJohn M. Cunningham
February 2021NH Legislators Are All Ears: Young Professional Advocacy (February 2021)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
February 2021Know the Law: Removing a Member from a Limited Liability CompanyGraham W. Steadman
February 2021What to Consider as the SECURE Act Turns a Year OldAudrey G. Young
February 2021Challenging Estate Tax Case Law for Migrating TaxpayersAudrey G. Young
February 2021Everything Is Not Terminator: AI Under the California Privacy Rights ActJohn Weaver
February 2021Moved to New Hampshire Recently? You should have your estate planning documents reviewed by a New Hampshire attorney.Denis P. Dillon
February 2021Know the Law: Signing Estate Planning Documents RemotelyChristina L. Krakoff
January 2021Does Your Business Have Its Vendors Managed for Cybersecurity?Cameron G. Shilling
January 2021Are You Protecting Yourself and Your Family from Cyber Crime?Cameron G. Shilling
January 2021FFCRA Leave: Gone But Not Forgotten as DOL Issues Guidance Post-StimulusCharla Bizios Stevens
January 2021The Beast of Burdens (and Who Holds Them?) Under the New Hampshire ConstitutionGraham W. Steadman
January 2021Business Court Analyzes Crime-Fraud Exception to Attorney-Client Privilege In Breach of Fiduciary Duty CasesMichael A. Delaney
January 2021COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout: Practical Recommendations for Independent Schools (webinar for National Association of Independent Schools, 1/19/21)Laura McKelligott Kahl, Susan E. Schorr
January 2021An Overview of Mechanic’s Liens in MassachusettsDavid K. Moynihan
January 2021What Can Employers Expect from a Biden Administration?Charla Bizios Stevens
January 2021Know the Law: Should I Buy Into This Franchise?Anthony Delyani
January 2021EEOC Answers Questions About COVID-19 Vaccine MandatesLaura McKelligott Kahl
December 2020Trends In Force Majeure Litigation After Eight Months Of COVID-19Michael A. Delaney
December 2020Cloud Storage and Computing: What Must We Do To Utilize this Technology?Cameron G. Shilling
December 2020Will Remote Workers Impact Jurisdiction In Commercial Disputes?Jennifer L. Parent
December 2020“Stay Home But Pay Up” - Taxing Telework During a Global Pandemic: New Hampshire v. MassachusettsGraham W. Steadman
December 2020Three Things You Should Know About LLC FormsJohn M. Cunningham
December 2020Know the Law: Does Dissolution of LLC Terminate Liability?Jeremy T. Walker
December 2020The Vaccine is Here: Practical Recommendations for Schools (webinar for Association of Independent Schools in New England, 12/18/20)Laura McKelligott Kahl, Susan E. Schorr
December 2020Should Employers Mandate COVID-19 or Flu Vaccines?Laura McKelligott Kahl
December 2020Important to Do Environmental Due DiligenceMichael J. Quinn
December 2020Know the Law: PPE Raises Questions About Donning and Doffing PayLaura McKelligott Kahl
December 2020COVID-19 and New Hampshire's M&A EnvironmentPatrick C. Closson
December 2020Retirement Plan Changes, Past, Present and FutureJohn E. Rich, Jr.
November 2020Law in the Marketplace: What to Know to Minimize Business TaxesJohn M. Cunningham
November 2020Law in the Marketplace: Obtaining Deductions on Rental Real Estate IncomeJohn M. Cunningham
November 2020A Fight Over Trade Dress Can Be a Mess, But a Necessary One to Protect Your BrandAndrew P. Botti
November 2020Don’t Be a Turkey! CDC Recommendations On How to Stay Safe During ThanksgivingAndrew P. Botti
November 2020Know the Law: What to Do When You’re Unable to Pay Federal TaxesBeth L. Fowler
November 2020Everything Is Not Terminator: Assessment of Artificial Intelligence SystemsJohn Weaver
November 2020Fairness at Heart of Postnuptial Agreement EnforceabilityR. David DePuy, Christopher R. Paul
November 2020Could Your Business Repel a Sophisticated Cyber Attack?Cameron G. Shilling
November 2020What to Know to Limit Self-Employment TaxJohn M. Cunningham
November 2020Know the Law: Holding Payment to a Contractor Following a DisputeSteven J. Dutton
November 2020Labor Department Moves to Ease Ability to Classify Workers as ContractorsAmanda E. Quinlan
November 2020Online Dispute Resolution – Coupling Technology with ADR in the 21st CenturyJennifer L. Parent
October 2020Know the Law: Creating Enforceable Contracts ElectronicallyJohn Bentas
October 2020SBA Guidance Re: Changes of Ownership and PPP LoansKimberly A. Kramer
October 2020Better Classification for Our Economic RealityAmanda E. Quinlan
October 2020Know the Law: Estate Planning Before Year-EndCaitlin G. McCurdy
September 2020Taking Care to Achieve and Maintain Environmental ComplianceViggo C. Fish
September 2020Should I Buy Into This Franchise?Anthony Delyani
September 2020The Impact of U.S. Supreme Court’s LGBTQ RulingJennifer L. Parent
September 2020Can You Make High-Risk Employees Telework?Jennifer L. Parent
September 2020Environmental Due Diligence Gone WrongMichael J. Quinn
September 2020Coronavirus Tracking Must Comply with Privacy and Security LawsCameron G. Shilling, John Weaver
September 2020Significant Updates to Universal Guidelines and Travel and Quarantine Criteria for All NH EmployersJennifer L. Parent
September 2020Know the Law: Newly Enacted Small Business Bankruptcy ProvisionsChristopher M. Dube, Joseph A Foster
September 2020Know the Law: No Contest, No ProblemAndrea J. Schweitzer
September 2020The Allocation of Fault Between Intentional and Negligent TortfeasorsScott H. Harris
August 2020Know the Law: Your Property in Peril: Adverse PossessionBenjamin B. Folsom
August 2020Everything Is Not Terminator: Defining AI in ContractsJohn Weaver
August 2020How Can Employers Support Working Parents This School Year?Adam M. Hamel
August 2020U.S. Department of Commerce Responds to the Court of Justice of the European Union Ending EU-U.S. Privacy ShieldJohn Weaver
August 2020Know the Law: An Adoption and a Legal Challenge (August 2020)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
August 2020Older and Pregnant Employees Have COVID-19 Workplace ProtectionsAdam M. Hamel
August 2020SBA FAQs Regarding PPP Loan ForgivenessKimberly A. Kramer
August 2020Environmental Enforcement During the PandemicAdam M. Dumville, Viggo C. Fish
August 2020Is the Application Your School Plans to Use to Track Coronavirus Symptoms Really Secure?Cameron G. Shilling, John Weaver
August 2020Know the Law: Tenants May Have Options to Reduce the Square Footage of Their Leased PremisesJohn Weaver
July 2020Leadership Is a ChoiceLaura B. Dodge
July 2020Know the Law: Use the New I-9 Form to Verify Employment EligibilityThomas W. Hildreth
July 2020Small Business Reorganization Act Provides New Tools to Assist Struggling BusinessesChristopher M. Dube, Joseph A Foster
July 2020Post-Coronavirus Information Security: How Should You Reopen Your Firm?Cameron G. Shilling
July 2020Is Now the Time to Talk About Race at Work?Charla Bizios Stevens
July 2020Working Remotely and Too Much Space: Can Tenants Reduce Their Square Footage Following the Pandemic?John Weaver
July 2020Know the Law: Antibody Testing Not Allowed for Return to WorkJennifer L. Parent
July 2020Everything Is Not Terminator: An AI Hippocractic OathJohn Weaver
June 2020Know the Law: EEOC Guidance for Bringing Vulnerable Employees Back to WorkAdam M. Hamel
June 2020Post-COVID-19 Employment Litigation is Coming: How Can Employers Avoid It?Charla Bizios Stevens
June 2020Does Adding “.com” to a Word Make a Trademark?Jeremy T. Walker
June 2020FFCRA Documentation Required for Employer Tax CreditsLinda S. Johnson
June 2020A Win-Win for Employers and Employees: The Benefits of Tax-Free Qualified Disaster Relief Payments in Connection with COVID-19Rebecca S. Walkley
June 2020Do I Have to ‘Search’ or ‘Clear’ a Trademark Before Use?Catherine S. Yao
June 2020Legal Considerations for Safely Reopening Schools in the Age of the COVID-19 Pandemic (webinar for American Association for the Advancement of International Education, 6/8/20)Susan E. Schorr, David Wolowitz
June 2020How Artificial Intelligence Can Comply with the Federal Trade Commission ActJohn Weaver
June 2020PPP Flexibility Act of 2020Kimberly A. Kramer
June 2020Officer and Director Liability in the Age of CoronavirusScott H. Harris
June 2020Everything Is Not Terminator: Exporting Our AI, Biggering Our ValuesJohn Weaver
June 2020CARES Act Enhances Newly Enacted Small Business Bankruptcy ProvisionsChristopher M. Dube, Joseph A Foster
June 2020Struggling Business: Owners and Management Should be Mindful of Personal LiabilityChristopher M. Dube, Joseph A Foster
June 2020Struggling Business: The First Step Toward Recovery is a BudgetChristopher M. Dube, Joseph A Foster
May 2020Interim Final Rules Regarding SBA Loan Review Procedures and Related Borrower and Lender ResponsibilitiesKimberly A. Kramer
May 2020Know the Law: Mask and Face Covering Requirements in New Hampshire WorkplacesLinda S. Johnson
May 2020The Do’s and Don’ts of Employee Temperature ChecksCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2020Can Your Business Comply with Privacy Laws Post-Coronavirus?Cameron G. Shilling, John Weaver
May 2020Impacts of Proposed Amendments to Workforce Housing Law - HB 1629 and HB 1632Christopher Swiniarski
May 2020Video Conferences – How Can We Securely Meet Remotely?Cameron G. Shilling
May 2020Litigation During the CoronavirusMichael A. Delaney, Wilbur A. Glahn, III, Jennifer L. Parent
May 2020SBA PPP Loan Forgiveness Application: SummaryPatrick C. Closson
May 2020SBA PPP Loan Forgiveness Application: Required DocumentationPatrick C. Closson
May 2020The Internal Revenue Service Clarifies the Deductibility of Expenses Paid with the Proceeds of a Loan Made Under the PPPKolbie R. Deamon
May 2020SBA Updated Guidance Regarding NecessityPatrick C. Closson
May 2020The Importance Of Understanding And Fulfilling The Duty Of Reasonable Care When Reopening SchoolDavid Wolowitz
May 2020NH's Emergency Orders and Rules Addressing COVID-19Michael A. Delaney
May 2020Know the Law: Guidelines for Reopening Your BusinessCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2020Governor Baker Announces 4-Phased Approach to Reopening MassachusettsAndrew P. Botti
May 2020Massachusetts Allows Certain Non-Essential Businesses to Open in a Limited CapacityAndrew P. Botti
May 2020New Hampshire Takes First Step Towards Re-Opening EconomyMichael B. Tule
May 2020IRS Guidance on Estate and Gift Tax Deadline PostponementsBeth L. Fowler
May 2020Employers Need to Know Requirements for COVID-19 Paid Sick LeaveLinda S. Johnson
April 2020Massachusetts Passes Emergency Law Authorizing Remote Notarization And WitnessingWhitney A. Gagnon, Bradford N. Vezina
April 2020ERISA Cases Front and Center at the United States Supreme Court This TermJohn E. Rich, Jr.
April 2020SCOTUS to Issue Highly Anticipated Employment Decisions in 2019-2020 TermJennifer L. Parent
April 2020The Effect of Telecommuting on Massachusetts TaxationCatherine H. Hines
April 2020Independent Schools Must Be Prepared To Respond Strategically To The Current Economic CrisisDavid Wolowitz
April 2020MA Emergency Orders and Rules Addressing COVID-19Laura McKelligott Kahl
April 2020President Trump's Guidance for Opening AmericaAndrew P. Botti
April 2020SECURE Act’s Significant Retirement Plan ChangesJohn E. Rich, Jr.
April 2020Trials and Depositions: The Rules are DifferentR. David DePuy
April 2020The Crisis Has Come. Is Your Board On Board?David Wolowitz
April 2020IRS Issues Updated Guidelines on 2019 and 2020 Payment and Filing ExtensionsBeth L. Fowler
April 2020DOL Regulations Offer Employers Guidance For Implementing Paid Leave Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)Jennifer L. Parent
April 2020Videoconferencing: How Can You Ensure Privacy and Security?Cameron G. Shilling
April 2020Additional Leniency in HIPAA Privacy Rule EnforcementJohn Weaver
April 2020FFA and the SBA: Implications for Independent Schools Accepting Federal Financial AssistanceSusan E. Schorr
April 2020Does the Coronavirus Excuse Performance of a Contract? Force Majeure and Impossibility or Impracticability of PerformanceMichael A. Delaney, Wilbur A. Glahn, III, Jennifer L. Parent
April 2020COVID-19's Impact on New Hampshire Real Estate TransactionsLaura B. Dodge, David K. Moynihan
April 2020To Build or Not to Build?: That is the QuestionAndrew P. Botti
April 2020Non-Profit’s Guide to the CARES ActAmelia E. Elacqua
April 2020Non-Profit’s Guide to the FFCRAAmelia E. Elacqua
April 2020Commercial Evictions During the COVID-19 State of EmergencyJohn Weaver
April 2020How to Handle Your Parenting Plan During COVID-19 (April 2020)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
April 2020Changes to PPP Loan Based on April 2, 2020 SBA GuidancePatrick C. Closson
April 2020Suffolk County is Looking Out for Small Businesses During the COVID-19 CrisisAndrew P. Botti
April 2020The Payroll Protection Program: Additional Guidance and FormsKimberly A. Kramer
April 2020Massachusetts Lengthens Essential Services List During Extended Shut DownAndrew P. Botti
March 2020New Hampshire Department of Revenue Tax ReliefBeth L. Fowler
March 2020Tax-Free Payments to Employees Affected by COVID-19Catherine H. Hines
March 2020Protecting Our Elder Law Community During the COVID-19 EmergencyWhitney A. Gagnon
March 2020EPA Enforcement and Compliance Assurance ProgramsGregory H. Smith
March 2020Keeping American Workers Paid and Employed ActKimberly A. Kramer
March 2020Regulated Storage Tank Construction InspectionsGregory H. Smith
March 2020Notice Regarding Required Groundwater Management and Release Detection Permit SamplingGregory H. Smith
March 2020Applications to the NH Petroleum Reimbursement FundGregory H. Smith
March 2020Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act Brings Relief for Retirement Plan ParticipantsChristopher R. Paul
March 2020MA Corporations: Consider Alternatives to “In-Person” Shareholder and Board of Director Meetings.Michael B. Tule
March 2020Employer Considerations for CARES Act Benefit Plan Relief ProvisionsJohn E. Rich, Jr.
March 2020Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES ActAndrew P. Botti
March 2020Avoidance of Preferential Transfers: Is this for real?!Christopher M. Dube
March 2020Managing Credit RiskChristopher M. Dube
March 2020Remote Learning and Reimagining Enrollment ContractsSusan E. Schorr
March 2020Know the Law: Preventing Remote Workers from Creating Cybersecurity RisksCameron G. Shilling
March 2020Massachusetts Department of Revenue Tax ReliefCatherine H. Hines
March 2020Gov. Sununu Orders Non-Essential Businesses to Close Until May 4Christopher M. Dube
March 2020New Hampshire Emergency Order #17 (Closure of Non-Essential Businesses) and Independent SchoolsLinda S. Johnson, Susan E. Schorr
March 2020New Hampshire: Why the Granite State Still Rocks at Trust AdministrationSteven M. Burke, Linda R. Garey
March 2020H-1B Employees: Work-From-Home; Reduction in Hours; Furlough; TerminationShiva Karimi
March 2020One More Task: Consent Related to Online LearningSusan E. Schorr, Cameron G. Shilling
March 2020IRS Issues Guidance on Filing Deadline of Extensions for Tax ReturnsBeth L. Fowler
March 2020Senate Passes CARES ActKimberly A. Kramer
March 2020Remote Notarization of New Hampshire Estate Planning DocumentsChristopher R. Paul, William V.A. Zorn
March 2020The Latest on NH Emergency OrdersPatrick C. Closson, Michael B. Tule
March 2020Navigating Estate Planning IssuesChristina L. Krakoff, Christopher R. Paul, William V.A. Zorn
March 2020HHS Provides More Information on HIPAA During COVID-19 CrisisJohn Weaver
March 2020New Hampshire Governor Sununu Executive Orders and Independent SchoolsLinda S. Johnson, Susan E. Schorr
March 2020Massachusetts Governor Baker’s Executive Orders and Independent SchoolsLinda S. Johnson, Susan E. Schorr
March 2020Unemployment Benefits for Foreign Nationals on Non-Immigrant VisasShiva Karimi
March 2020How Can Your Business Keep Up with Expanding Cyber Regulations?Cameron G. Shilling
March 2020SECURE Act Complicates Trust Planning for Inherited IRAsAudrey G. Young
March 2020Electronic Wills: Here They ComeLinda R. Garey, Christina L. Krakoff
March 2020Creating Enforceable Agreements ElectronicallyJohn Bentas
March 2020IRS Announces Tax Filing Extension and Payment Deferment OptionsBeth L. Fowler, John E. Rich, Jr.
March 2020For Many Casualty Events, There Is InsuranceScott H. Harris
March 2020Form I-9 Compliance Requirements due to COVID-19Shiva Karimi
March 2020DHS Announces U.S. Border Closings for “Non-Essential” TrafficShiva Karimi
March 2020How Does COVID-19 Impact the Privacy of Health and Personal Information?Cameron G. Shilling, John Weaver
March 2020Can H-1B Workers Work From Home?Thomas W. Hildreth
March 2020Massachusetts Resources for Smaller Businesses in Wake of COVID-19Andrew P. Botti
March 2020COVID-19: Contractual Obligations and Non-Performance Due to ClosureDavid K. Moynihan
March 2020Maintaining Role and Boundary Awareness When Teaching Remotely In A Time Of Crisis: Being Alert To The Challenges Of One-On-One Electronic CommunicationsDavid Wolowitz
March 2020NH Evictions and ForeclosuresLaura B. Dodge, David K. Moynihan
March 2020COVID-19: Help! Can I Still Buy My Dream House if the Registry of Deeds is Closed?David K. Moynihan
March 2020How Do Court Closings Impact My Business Matters in the System?Wilbur A. Glahn, III
March 2020As More Employees Work Remotely Amid Virus, Don't Forget CybersecurityCameron G. Shilling
March 2020Know the Law: Your Rights to Public RecordsLexi S. Cote
March 2020Is Your Massachusetts Business Addressing Impending Privacy Laws?John Weaver
March 2020COVID-19: What is the Standard of Care for Independent Schools?Susan E. Schorr
March 2020Are You Prepared for the Coronavirus?Charla Bizios Stevens
March 2020End of Marriage Can Spell End of Couple's Business Relationships (March 2020)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
March 2020Everything Is Not Terminator: The White House Memo on Regulating AI Addresses Values but Not the Playing FieldJohn Weaver
March 2020Know the Law: Wage Rules Vary for When Weather Disrupts the WorkplaceLaura McKelligott Kahl
February 2020SECURE Act Makes Significant Changes to Retirement and Employee Benefit PlansJohn E. Rich, Jr.
February 2020Independent Schools' Top Ten Pay Practice Mistakes (presentation at NBOA's 2020 Annual Conference, 2/24/2020)Susan E. Schorr, Charla Bizios Stevens
February 2020Five Areas of Technological Risk in Independent SchoolsDavid Wolowitz
February 2020MCAD Awards Former Employee $420,000 in Damages for Employer’s Failure to Engage in Interactive ProcessSusan E. Schorr
February 2020Cyber Insurance – Are You Really Covered?Cameron G. Shilling
February 2020Avoiding Catastrophe: Preventing S Corporation Inadvertent Terminations With Thoughtful Shareholders’ Agreement ProvisionsKolbie R. Deamon, Amy E. Drake
February 2020The SECURE Act Makes Significant Changes to Retirement PlansJohn E. Rich, Jr.
February 2020Know the Law: Estimated Tax PaymentsKolbie R. Deamon
February 2020New Year’s Resolutions for EmployersCharla Bizios Stevens
February 2020MCAD Awards Former Employee $420,000 in Damages for Employer’s Failure to Engage in Interactive Process (Employment Law Business Guide, 2/6/20)Susan E. Schorr
February 2020Know the Law: How NH's Shoreland Protection Act Limits Development Along Public WatersAdam M. Dumville
January 2020H-1B Cap Registration UpdateShiva Karimi
January 2020Everything Is Not Terminator: AI Issues Raised by the California Consumer Privacy ActJohn Weaver
January 2020Everything Is Not Terminator: Personal Information Is the Industrial Byproduct of the 21st CenturyJohn Weaver
January 2020Code Section 1202: Big Benefits for Small BusinessKolbie R. Deamon, Amy E. Drake
January 2020To Encrypt or Not To Encrypt, Is There Any Question?Cameron G. Shilling
January 2020NH Futurecast: 2020 - ImmigrationShiva Karimi
January 2020Know the Law: Protecting Your Identity After a BreachCameron G. Shilling
December 2019What Property Owners Should Know About NH's Shoreland RulesAdam M. Dumville
December 2019Don't Overlook Immigration RuleRamey D. Sylvester
December 2019The Art of Managing a Cyber Security BreachJohn Weaver
December 2019A Pragmatist's Solution for Information Privacy & SecurityCameron G. Shilling
December 2019Know the Law: Notification of a Wage and Hour AuditCharla Bizios Stevens
December 2019Happy Holidays, New Year's Resolutions and All ThatCharla Bizios Stevens
December 2019Know the Law: What Does It Mean to Serve as a Fiduciary?Andrea J. Schweitzer
November 2019How to Safeguard Your Family Business in Divorce (November 2019)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
November 2019A Practical Guide to Cybersecurity LawsCameron G. Shilling
November 2019Know the Law: Can I Be Sued By My Commissioned Salespeople for Overtime Pay?Charla Bizios Stevens
November 2019Pay Transparency PitfallsAdam M. Hamel
November 2019Keeping Up with Stormwater PermitsViggo C. Fish
November 2019Best Practices for Head of School Contracts: Tips and Traps (Presentation at AISNE Governance Conference, 11/7/19)John E. Rich, Jr.
October 2019The Persistence of Memory May Not Get You Off The HookAndrew P. Botti
October 2019Owning Property Jointly at Death: What Happens?Linda R. Garey
October 2019Mediation: When a Settlement Is a Better Alternative to TrialScott H. Harris
October 2019New England States Take the Lead on Noncompete ReformAdam M. Hamel
October 2019Marijuana in the Workplace (presentation at 2019 MA Employment Law Update, 10/17/19)Adam M. Hamel, Susan E. Schorr
October 2019Know the Law: Is the 'Poor Man's Patent' Real?Catherine S. Yao
October 2019Social Security Administration to Begin Sending ‘No-Match Letters’Shiva Karimi
October 2019What’s In Your Handbook? Drafting Policies Which Focus on Workplace Diversity, Inclusion and Safety (presentation for Greater Manchester Chamber, 10/3/19)Laura McKelligott Kahl, Susan E. Schorr
October 2019New Developments in Section 403(b) Plans (presentation at Kidder Educational Law Conference, 10/2/19)John E. Rich, Jr.
September 2019Contaminants of Emerging Concern and Environmental Due Diligence IssuesAdam M. Dumville, Michael J. Quinn
September 2019Avoiding Crises Through Values–Driven LeadershipDavid Wolowitz
September 2019Everything Is Not Terminator: Is China's Social Credit System the Future?John Weaver
September 2019Massachusetts Clarifies When 1099-MISC Workers Should be Counted for Purposes of the Paid Family and Medical Leave Act ProgramLaura McKelligott Kahl
September 2019Body Conscious in the Right Way: Independent School Policies that Focus on Student Wellbeing (9/17/19)Susan E. Schorr
September 2019Know the Law: Medicaid Planning - Is My Home Protected?Whitney A. Gagnon
September 2019Phishing: Don't Take the BaitCameron G. Shilling
September 2019It’s Legal, Now What? Cannabis in Massachusetts and Impacts on Employers and Independent Schools (presentation at Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Cannabis Conference, 9/12/19)Adam M. Hamel, Susan E. Schorr
September 2019New England Takes the Lead On Noncompete ReformAdam M. Hamel
September 2019Medicaid Planning: Is Your Home Protected?Whitney A. Gagnon
September 2019Know the Law: As a Family Business, Do We Really Need an Operating Agreement?Amelia E. Elacqua
August 2019Know the Law: Weapons in the WorkplaceLaura McKelligott Kahl
August 2019Shall We Talk About the Election, Again?Charla Bizios Stevens
August 2019Everything Is Not Terminator: What Does the Executive Order Calling for Artificial Intelligence Standards Mean for AI Regulation?John Weaver
August 2019Know the Law: Can My Business Ignore a 'Cease and Desist' Order for Patent Infringement?Jeremy T. Walker
August 2019Importance of Environmental Site Assessment Ever ExpandingMichael J. Quinn
August 2019Vacation During FMLA Leave?Amanda E. Quinlan
July 2019Everything Is Not Terminator: Helping AI to Comply with the Federal Trade Commission ActJohn Weaver
July 2019Legal and Boundary Issues (presentation at TABS Summer Residential Life Academy, 7/24/19)Susan E. Schorr, David Wolowitz
July 2019Discretionary Bonuses: Per Se Fraudulent Conveyances?Christopher M. Dube, Joseph A Foster
July 2019Know the Law: Tax Exclusion for Sale of Qualified Small Business StockCatherine H. Hines
July 2019Hotel Project a Warning for Firms with Multi-State WorkforcesCharla Bizios Stevens
July 2019Know the Law: What Is Title Insurance?Laura B. Dodge
June 2019Decoding the Rights of Gig Economy WorkersJennifer L. Parent
June 2019Know the Law: Dividing Jointly-Held PropertyLexi S. Cote
June 2019SJC Weighs in on Standard for FMLA AbuseCharla Bizios Stevens
June 2019Planning for Departure of a Business Co-OwnerAnthony Delyani
June 2019Know the Law: Will the New Tax Laws Make Divorce Settlement More Difficult? (June 2019)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman), Beth L. Fowler
June 2019The Future of Small, Private Colleges (seminar, 6/6/2019)Susan E. Schorr
June 2019What to Do When Your Business is Accused of Patent InfringementJeremy T. Walker
June 2019SJC Rules Massachusetts Retail and Inside Salespersons Entitled to Overtime and Sunday Premium PayCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2019Know the Law: Subpoenas for Company RecordsBenjamin B. Folsom
May 2019Considerations in Drafting Public-Facing AI PoliciesJohn Weaver
May 2019DOL Says Some Gig Economy Workers are Independent ContractorsJennifer L. Parent
May 2019Probate: What It Is and How To Avoid ItDenis P. Dillon
May 2019Court’s LGBTQ ruling awaited (May 2019)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
May 2019Know the Law: Has the Department of Labor Relaxed Rules on Independent Contractors?Charla Bizios Stevens
May 2019Small Cells in the Public Right-of-WayThomas W. Hildreth
May 2019Evolve Into an Information Secure Law FirmCameron G. Shilling
May 2019Where Were the Chaperones? (NBOA's Net Assets, May/June 2019)Susan E. Schorr
May 2019“Earned Wages” Not The Equivalent of “Back Pay” Under Massachusetts Wage ActAndrew P. Botti
April 2019Know the Law: How Do Donor Advised Funds Work?Caitlin G. McCurdy
April 2019New Considerations in Family Partnership PlanningLinda R. Garey, Audrey G. Young
April 2019Know the Law: Immigration Considerations in Business Purchase and Sale TransactionsRamey D. Sylvester
April 2019What’s In Your Strategy? Health, Safety, and Security to Minimize Legal Exposure During Student Travel (presentation at Global Education Benchmarking Group Annual Conference, 4/6/19)Susan E. Schorr
April 2019Everything Is Not Terminator: Value-Based Regulation of Artificial IntelligenceJohn Weaver
March 2019Build a Qualified Information Security TeamCameron G. Shilling
March 2019Legal Developments in Employee Benefits Plans in 2018John E. Rich, Jr.
March 2019Do Employees Recover Attorney's Fees When A Massachusetts Wage Act Case Resolves Through A Settlement?Adam M. Hamel
March 2019Know the Law: Are trademark screening searches worth the expense?Catherine S. Yao
March 2019It's Legal, Now What? Marijuana in Massachusetts and Impacts on Employers and Independent Schools (webinar, 3/13/2019)Adam M. Hamel, Susan E. Schorr
March 2019Client Identification: Foundational and Unique to the Ethical Practice of Elder and Special Needs LawWhitney A. Gagnon
March 2019The ABC's of CBD (Employment Law Business Guide, 3/5/19)Susan E. Schorr
March 2019The New Hampshire Foundation Act: A Solid Foundation for Wealth Management on a Global ScaleSteven M. Burke
March 2019What to Keep Where: Personnel Records and Risk Management (presentation at NBOA Annual Conference, 3/4/19)Susan E. Schorr, Charla Bizios Stevens
February 2019Lactation and the WorkplaceAmanda E. Quinlan
February 2019Department of Family and Medical Leave Issues Draft RegulationsCharla Bizios Stevens
February 2019Information Security Is Our Ethical DutyCameron G. Shilling
February 2019The Most Famous Elementary School Art Teacher in the United States and What She Has to Teach Us About Discrimination (Employment Law Business Guide, 2/1/19)Susan E. Schorr
January 2019Know the Law: How Should I Structure My New Business?Amelia E. Elacqua
January 2019Breastfeeding Case Poses a New Question to the LegislatureAmanda E. Quinlan
January 2019Too Close for ComfortDavid Wolowitz
January 2019Everything Is Not Terminator: Public-Facing Artificial Intelligence Policies - Part 2John Weaver
January 2019Know the Law: Three New Year's Resolutions for Employers (January 2019)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
January 2019Finding Safe Harbor in an In Terrorem WorldLexi S. Cote
January 2019Proposed Legislation Would Prevent Employers From Firing Employees For Off-Duty Marijuana UseAdam M. Hamel
December 2018Know the Law: Complying with Federal Partnership Audit RulesCatherine H. Hines
December 2018Blockchain Information Security and PrivacyJohn Weaver
December 2018When Blockchain Meets Data Privacy and SecurityJohn Weaver
December 2018Can a Business Operate Legally with Only Exempt Employees? The Employee Classification Corn Maze (NH Society of CPAs)Charla Bizios Stevens
December 2018Know the Law: Defining Workplace HousingChristopher Swiniarski
December 2018Time to Zone in On Qualified Opportunity FundsAudrey G. Young
November 2018Can a Business Operate Legally with Only Exempt Employees? The Employee Classification Corn Maze (MA Society of CPAs)Charla Bizios Stevens
November 2018Arbitration Provisions for Cross Border ContractsMichael B. Tule
November 2018Time to Zone In On Qualified Opportunity FundsAudrey G. Young
November 2018Everything Is Not Terminator: Public-Facing Artificial Intelligence Policies - Part 1John Weaver
November 2018Call Me By My Name: Gender Identity and Evolving Dynamics on Campus (presentation at TABS Annual Conference, 11/30/18)Susan E. Schorr
November 2018Fix Your Obsolete Estate PlanChristopher R. Paul
October 2018Know the Law: Legal Fees Generally Aren't RecoverableJeremy T. Walker
October 2018On First Anniversary of #metoo EEOC Reports an Increase in Sexual Harassment ClaimsCharla Bizios Stevens
October 2018Retaliation Remains Top Concern for Employers Today - Will Your Managers Recognize It When They See It?Jennifer L. Parent
October 2018Know the Law: Who Owns Intellectual Property Created by Employees?Scott C. Rand
October 2018Guidelines For Legal and Effective InterviewingJennifer L. Parent
September 2018South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., Supreme Court Changes the Rules for Sales Tax CollectionBeth L. Fowler, John E. Rich, Jr.
September 2018Know the Law: Applying for a STEM ExtensionRamey D. Sylvester
September 2018If You're a Shareholder of a NH S Corp, You Might Be Making a MistakeJohn M. Cunningham
September 2018Everything Is Not Terminator: We Need the California Bot Bill, But We Need It to Be BetterJohn Weaver
September 2018Oh the Places We Will Go! Managing Off Campus Activities (presentation at McLane Middleton, 9/25/18)Susan E. Schorr
September 2018The BUILD Act: Revisions to Environmental Due Diligence and Brownfields Affect Who is Liable and HowMichael J. Quinn
September 2018Know the Law: Can I Record Conversations at Work?Adam M. Hamel
August 2018Omarosa's Secret Workplace Recordings Would Have Been Illegal If They Were Made In MassachusettsAdam M. Hamel
August 2018Developments on the Massachusetts Non-Compete FrontAndrew P. Botti
August 2018Know the Law: Employees and Their Personnel File Rights (August 2018)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
August 2018Know the Law: Offering Parental Leave to EmployeesCharla Bizios Stevens
August 2018PODCAST: Jennifer Parents talks about the National Conference of Bar Presidents and their focus on leadership, innovation, and collaboration (8/7/2018)Jennifer L. Parent
August 2018S Corp Shareholders Take NoteJohn M. Cunningham
August 2018What Every Business Lawyer Should Know About the New IRC SectionJohn M. Cunningham
August 2018Non-Compete Reform Bill Set to Become LawAndrew P. Botti
July 2018Know the Law: Legal Steps to Take After Winning the LotteryChristopher R. Paul
July 2018Maintaining Healthy Residential Living Communities: Stay on Track and Avoid the Pitfalls (presentation at TABS Summer Residential Life Academy, 7/25/2018)Susan E. Schorr, David Wolowitz
July 2018The Massachusetts Equal Pay Act: What Employers Need to KnowAndrew P. Botti
July 2018Know the Law: Knowing the "Safe School Zones" LawBenjamin B. Folsom
July 2018Everything is Not Terminator: The Search and Seizure of AI Devices and Programs Under the Fourth AmendmentJohn Weaver
July 2018Impressive Treatise for the Federal Court LitigatorJennifer L. Parent
July 2018Know the Law: What Do I Need to Know As Power of Attorney for My Mom?Lexi S. Cote
June 2018A Crisis is Coming: Is Your Board on Board?David Wolowitz
June 2018How One IRS Change Could Impact NH Small BusinessesJohn M. Cunningham
June 2018Independent Schools and the Evolving Standard of Care (presentation at NBOA Business Officer Institute, 6/20/18)Susan E. Schorr
June 2018Reviewing the Court's Ruling on Worker Class ActionsJennifer L. Parent
June 2018Applying the First Amendment to Artificial IntelligenceJohn Weaver
June 2018Do "Vandals" Have Protectable Copyrights In Street Art?Catherine S. Yao
June 2018Everything is Not Terminator: Using State Law Against Deceptive AI's Use of Personal DataJohn Weaver
June 2018Know the Law: Can I Put Home in a Revocable Trust?Christopher Swiniarski
May 2018Know the Law: Federal Rules for Youth Workers (May 2018)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
May 2018The Pass-Through Business Income DeductionSteven M. Burke, Catherine H. Hines
May 20185 Pitfalls to Avoid When Selling Your Accounting PracticeJohn D. Colucci
May 2018Everything Is Not Terminator: America's First AI LegislationJohn Weaver
April 2018The Pregnant Workers Fairness Act is in Effect: Is Your Company in Compliance?Charla Bizios Stevens
April 2018Social Media Reviews: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (presentation at Cummings and Manchester Chamber, 4/24/18)Jeremy T. Walker
April 2018Know the Law: Rules for Young Workers (April 2018)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
April 2018Things You May Not Have Thought of When Evaluating Host Families (presentation at TABS/NAIS Global Symposium, 4/16/18)Susan E. Schorr
April 2018Sexual Harassment in the Age of #MeToo: Time to Take a Fresh Look at Workplace TrainingCharla Bizios Stevens
April 2018East Meets West: Local and National Legal Trends to Follow or Avoid (presentation at NAIS Annual Conference, 3/8/18)Susan E. Schorr
April 2018Know the Law: Using Temp Workers Can Create UncertaintyJennifer L. Parent
March 2018Know the Law: Beware of Online Copyright TrollsJeremy T. Walker
March 2018Using an Advisory Board as a Planning ToolSteven M. Burke, Catherine H. Hines
March 2018Department of Labor’s New Guidance on Unpaid Internship Provides More Flexibility for EmployersAdam M. Hamel
March 2018Guide to Wills and Estate PlanningCaitlin G. McCurdy
March 2018Watch NH Business: Gig Economy (interview on WMUR, 3/11/2018)Jennifer L. Parent
February 2018Highlights of Benefits and Compensation Changes in the 2017 Tax ActJohn E. Rich, Jr.
February 2018Know the Law: Buying Art Doesn't Mean You Own RightsCatherine S. Yao
February 2018Data Security Threats EvolveCameron G. Shilling
February 2018European Privacy Regulations Cross the AtlanticCameron G. Shilling
February 2018Opioids, Marijuana and Substance Abuse Issues Present Both Familiar and Groundbreaking Challenges to EmployersCharla Bizios Stevens
February 2018Know the Law: Can We Establish a STABLE Account for My Son?Christopher R. Paul
February 2018New EPA Enforcement Guidance Emphasizes Deference to StatesMichael J. Quinn
February 2018Everything is Not Terminator: The Importance of Regulating AI As Soon As PossibleJohn Weaver
January 2018Know the Law: Key Commercial Lease Terms Tenants Should Consider (January 2018)Laura B. Dodge
January 2018Know the Law: H-1B Visa Changes Raise QuestionsShiva Karimi
January 2018New Hampshire’s Opioid Crisis Continues to Challenge EmployersCharla Bizios Stevens
January 2018The Risk of Member DeadlockJohn M. Cunningham
January 2018Why Robots Deserve Free Speech RightsJohn Weaver
January 2018Is the Grass Really Greener? The Evolving Landscape of Employment and Enrollment Contracts (presentation at NBOA Now, 11/15/17 and NBOA Webinar, 1/11/18)Susan E. Schorr, Charla Bizios Stevens
January 2018Is Equity Crowdfunding Right For Your Growing Business?Jesse S. Angeley
January 2018Mysteries of Metadata: What to Watch Out For in Commercial Litigation CasesDawn Poulson, CEDS, Jennifer L. Parent
January 2018Anti-Hacking and Privacy Laws Provide Strong Protections and Strict Limitations for BusinessCameron G. Shilling
January 2018Should Independent Schools Have Anti-Texting Policies Between Faculty and Students?David Wolowitz
January 2018Know the Law: Mom Doesn't Have a Will, Can No Longer Prepare OneCaitlin G. McCurdy
December 2017Opioid Crisis Challenges EmployersCharla Bizios Stevens
December 2017Data Security Threats Evolve: Are You and Your Business Evolving Too?Cameron G. Shilling
December 2017Know the Law: The Sun is Shining on Small Scale Solar in New Hampshire, For NowRebecca S. Walkley
December 2017Everything is Not Terminator: AI Today is the Wireless Industry in the 1990sJohn Weaver
December 2017Case Summary: Ajemian v. Yahoo!, Inc.Bradford N. Vezina
December 2017In the Era of #MeToo, It’s Time for Employers to Take a Fresh Look at Sexual Harassment TrainingCharla Bizios Stevens
December 2017Know the Law: What Are My Rights to Challenge a Site Plan Application?Lexi S. Cote
November 2017LLCs and Tax Reduction: What Members Can Do to Avoid Social Security and Medicare Taxes?John M. Cunningham
November 2017New Law Changes Treatment of Trust Interest in Divorce (November 2017)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
November 2017What Exactly Does It Mean to Give a Robot Citizenship?John Weaver
November 2017As It Turns Out, New Sources of Energy Are Blowing in the WindGregory H. Smith
November 2017Truth in Tuition Lending: Understanding Compliance with TILA (NBOA's Net Assets, November 2017)Susan E. Schorr
October 2017It's Time to Resuscitate Trial by JuryScott H. Harris
October 2017Protect Your Company From Waste LiabilityViggo C. Fish
October 2017Know the Law: Behavior Outside the Workplace is Hard to RegulateCharla Bizios Stevens
October 2017Financing of Not-for-Profit Organizations and Securities LawsDick A. Samuels
October 2017Know the Law: Beyond Equifax - Protect YourselfCameron G. Shilling
October 2017Understanding Certificates of Insurance (North of Boston Business Magazine, Fall 2017)David K. Moynihan
September 2017Know the Law: Tips for Handling Assets from Wine CellarBradford N. Vezina
August 2017Know the Law: Powers of Appointment Add Flexibility in TrustsLinda R. Garey
July 2017Know the Law: Can Workers Be Disciplined for Off-Duty Contact?Jennifer L. Parent
July 2017Deciding When to Disclose the Names of Teachers Involved in Educator Sexual MisconductWilbur A. Glahn, III, David Wolowitz
July 2017Know the Law: Colors Can Become Trademarks for SomeJeremy T. Walker
July 2017Reviewing Whistleblower LawsJennifer L. Parent
June 20173 Big Trademark Considerations for StartupsCatherine S. Yao
June 2017Beware of Facilitating Counterfeiting and Trademark InfringementJeremy T. Walker
June 2017Managing a Multi-State WorkforceCharla Bizios Stevens
June 2017Know the Law: Medical Exams Under the ADABenjamin B. Folsom
May 2017Understanding Certificates of Insurance (NH Business Review, 5/24/17)David K. Moynihan
May 2017Are You and Your Clients Data Security Compliant?Cameron G. Shilling
May 2017Know the Law: Employees, Migraines and Work AttendanceCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2017NH Accessory Dwelling Unit Law Prompts Municipal Action (May 2017)Laura B. Dodge
May 2017Know the Law: Realtors, Lenders, and Marketing Services AgreementsRamey D. Sylvester
May 2017Artificial Intelligence Owes You an ExplanationJohn Weaver
April 2017Know the Law: Domain, Trademark - Two Different ThingsCatherine S. Yao
April 2017Policies and Training Critical in Managing Digital PrivacyCameron G. Shilling
April 2017Know the Law: Preparing for a 'Border Adjustment Tax'Catherine H. Hines
March 2017Legal and Practical Issues to Consider When Using TwitterbotsJohn Weaver
March 2017Navigating In Terrorem Clauses: Guidance from Hallett v. HallettRalph F. Holmes
March 2017Nonprofits and Property Income: Renting to the wrong entity could result in a tax liabilityScott H. Harris
February 2017EPA Brings Self-Disclosure Process into the 21st Century, Adding More TransparencyGregory H. Smith
February 2017Ending the Dreaded Basis Step-Up Addition StatuteBeth L. Fowler
February 2017New Deferred Compensation Rules Provide Greater Flexibility to Tax Exempt EmployersJohn E. Rich, Jr.
February 2017Accountants Face Significant Cyber RiskCameron G. Shilling, Ramey D. Sylvester
February 2017Options Available for Using 'Green' PowerViggo C. Fish
February 2017Professional Service Companies Face Significant Cyber RiskCameron G. Shilling
February 2017Know the Law: Beware the 'Evergreen Clause,' Automatic RenewalSteven J. Dutton
January 2017Preparing Your School For More Effective Crisis Response: Two Essential Organizational PrerequisitesDavid Wolowitz
January 2017Transferring Your Wealth While IRS-Allowed Discounts Are Still AvailableSteven M. Burke, Linda R. Garey
January 2017You Want More Time Off? Dealing With Employee Disability Leave RequestsJennifer L. Parent
January 20172017 Industry Forecast: Legal ServicesCharla Bizios Stevens
December 2016EEOC Focusing on Gig EconomyJennifer L. Parent
December 2016What Does It Really Take to Be Data Security Compliant?Cameron G. Shilling
December 2016Know the Law: Who is liable for data breach?Ramey D. Sylvester
December 2016Federal Judge Denies $100 Million Class-Action Settlement Between Uber and DriversJennifer L. Parent
October 2016Know the Law: Employee May Still Be Eligible for Vacation TimeCharla Bizios Stevens
October 2016New Massachusetts Pay Equity Law Has Something for EveryoneAndrew R. Hamilton
October 2016Accounting for Attorneys' Fees: Why the 'American rule' requires that each side in a case almost always pays its ownScott H. Harris
October 2016You Want More Time Off? How to deal with employee disability leave requests.Jennifer L. Parent
September 2016Know the Law: New Rules Make it Easier for Professionals to Use DronesJohn Weaver
September 2016New Federal Partnership Audit Rules Could Be Trouble for NH LLCsJohn M. Cunningham
September 2016EPA Updates Implementation of Self-Disclosure PoliciesGregory H. Smith
September 2016Can Your Employees Sue for Caregiver Discrimination?Charla Bizios Stevens
September 2016Know the Law: Lawsuit Jurisdiction Depends on Many FactorsJeremy T. Walker
September 2016Resource Guide for Addiction and Mental Health Care Consumers (September 2016)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
September 2016Closing the Pay Gap? EEOC Seeks to Expand Reporting Data to Cover Wage DiscriminationJennifer L. Parent
September 2016Closing the Pay Gap? EEOC Seeks to Expand Reporting Data to Cover Wage Discrimination (September 2016)Jacqueline A. Leary (Botchman)
September 2016IRS Troubles for Partnerships?John M. Cunningham
August 2016Know the Law: Exploitation of Elderly Can Begin with Modest GiftsRalph F. Holmes
August 2016Employers Caught in the Crossfire in the “Bathroom Wars”Adam M. Hamel
August 2016Know the Law: How Can I Start Protecting My Trademark?Catherine S. Yao
August 2016Know the Law: When Do You Need a CWA Permit?Rebecca S. Walkley
July 2016The Red Sox, Mr. Ritz, and Fraudulent TransfersChristopher M. Dube
July 2016You’ve Come A Long Way Baby???? What Does Former Fox News Anchor Gretchen Carlson’s Lawsuit Tell Us About the State of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace?Charla Bizios Stevens
July 2016The NH Legislature's Common-Sense Change to Tax LawJohn M. Cunningham
July 2016Robot, Do You Know Why I Stopped You?John Weaver
July 2016Know the Law: What Are My Current Options for Raising Capital?John Bentas
June 2016The ABCs of IPCatherine S. Yao
June 2016Know the Law: What is a Tax Matters Partner?Catherine H. Hines
May 2016Why the Granite State Rocks at Trust AdministrationSteven M. Burke
May 2016Defending Against Workplace ViolenceCharla Bizios Stevens
April 2016The ACA's 30-Hour Threshold: Federal courts consider whether employers can reduce employees’ hours to avoid cost of health careJohn E. Rich, Jr.
April 2016Know the Law: Addressing gender identity at workplaceLinda S. Johnson
March 2016Millennial Engagement in the Workplace - Adjusting for a New GenerationJennifer L. Parent, Charla Bizios Stevens
March 2016Yellow Flags Disrupted the NFL's High-Profile Investigation of Deflated FootballsMichael A. Delaney
March 2016Responding to Reports of Sexual Abuse of Students, Past and Present – The Convergence of Attitudes and ExpectationsDavid Wolowitz
March 2016Decanting Irrevocable Trusts in NH: Tips and Recent DevelopmentsLinda R. Garey, William V.A. Zorn
March 2016The Morass of Bourassa: Finding A Way OutRalph F. Holmes
March 2016Know the Law: Bankruptcy Code Helps to Recover Previous PaymentsSteven J. Dutton
March 2016EPA Brings Self-Disclosure Process into 21st Century, Adding More TransparencyGregory H. Smith
February 2016Know the Law: Company Concerned Over Zika VirusCharla Bizios Stevens
February 2016ABA Delegates Pass Model GuidelinesJennifer L. Parent
February 2016Section Connection: TPP Negotiator Presents at Joint Section MeetingDennis J. Haley, Jr.
February 2016Risk and the Corporate ‘Shield’Scott H. Harris
February 2016Know the Law: Several Ways to Qualify for a Cap-Exempt H-1B VisaShiva Karimi
February 2016Know the Law: Arbitration Clause Depends on Particular SituationJeremy T. Walker
January 2016Learn How to Grab the Next BranchScott H. Harris
January 20162015’s Top 10 Wage and Hour ViolationsCharla Bizios Stevens
January 2016New Laws That Will Affect How You Do BusinessPatrick C. Closson, Charla Bizios Stevens
January 2016Know the Law: Is Your Company Ready for a Litigation Hold?Jennifer L. Parent
December 2015The Use of Synthetic Equity for Start Up BusinessesJohn E. Rich, Jr.
December 2015Tackling Misleading AdsScott H. Harris
November 2015Know the Law: Drawbacks to Owning Property JointlyLinda R. Garey
November 2015Ongoing Duty of Retirement Plan Fiduciaries to Monitor Plan Investments - Confirmed by the United States Supreme CourtJohn E. Rich, Jr.
November 2015On MentoringGeorge L. Cushing
October 2015BYOD: Has Your Company Addressed Its Privacy and Data Security Risks?Cameron G. Shilling
September 2015Know the Law: Should I Buy into This Franchise?Anthony Delyani
September 2015OSHA Announces Focus on Safety for Healthcare Workers in Inpatient Facilities: What Does This Mean for the Average Healthcare Employer?Charla Bizios Stevens
September 2015Mildly Contaminated Dirt Developing State Soil Reuse RegulationMichael J. Quinn, Gregory H. Smith
September 2015Know the Law: Who Is Liable for Chip-Based Credit Card Fraud?Cameron G. Shilling
September 2015Are They Contractors?Charla Bizios Stevens
August 2015Know the Law: Trust can protect assets from creditorsChristopher R. Paul
August 2015Before the Sale: Tax Planning for Business OwnersCatherine H. Hines
August 2015Umbrella Coverage, Come Rain or Shine: Explaining the concept of uninsured/underinsured motorist coverageScott H. Harris
August 2015To Infinity and Beyond: Challenges with Unlimited PTOCharla Bizios Stevens
August 2015Know the Law: Documents Every College Student Should Consider Before Leaving HomeLinda R. Garey
July 2015The ongoing monitoring duty of fiduciaries - Supreme Court rules retirement plans must have vigorous reviews of investment decisionsJohn E. Rich, Jr.
July 2015Know the Law: How Does an Employee Stock Ownership Plan Work?John Bentas
June 2015Know the Law: The New Hampshire Interest and Dividends TaxCatherine H. Hines
May 2015Know the Law: Make an Investment, Get a VisaShiva Karimi
May 2015Paying Wages to Foreign NationalsShiva Karimi
May 2015When the courts are used to 'get even' - There are two types of claims where the civil legal process has been misusedScott H. Harris
April 2015State Laws and Federal Initiatives Focus on 'Women's Issues'Charla Bizios Stevens
March 2015Dirty Dirt, Developing State Soil Reuse RegulationGregory H. Smith
March 2015SCOTUS Issues Ruling on Accommodation of Pregnant EmployeesCharla Bizios Stevens
March 2015Elder, Estate Planning & Probate Law: Making Trusts Beneficiaries of Qualified Retirement AccountsWilliam V.A. Zorn
March 2015Lifetime Gifting to Reduce Massachusetts Estate TaxRyan J. Swartz
March 20155 Mistakes to Avoid When Creating a Business Succession PlanJohn D. Colucci
March 2015Know The Law: Anti-Kickback StatuteSteven J. Dutton
March 2015Developing the Leader in YouJennifer L. Parent
February 2015Know The Law: Ignoring a SubpoenaJeremy T. Walker
February 2015EEOC Refocuses on Pregnancy DiscriminationCharla Bizios Stevens
February 2015Legacy Giving: Tax Considerations for Sustained PhilanthropyLinda R. Garey, William V.A. Zorn
February 2015Know The Law: Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964Andrew R. Hamilton
February 2015Know the Law: Investing in an LLC versus a CorporationJohn Bentas
January 2015Know The Law: H-1B VisasShiva Karimi
January 2015Hey HR: What Keeps You Up At Night?Jennifer L. Parent, Charla Bizios Stevens
January 2015Business NH Magazine 2015 Industry ForecastDick A. Samuels
January 2015Know the Law: Starting a Business TogetherAnthony Delyani
December 2014Who Are You Keeping Company With These Days? Understanding Association Discrimination in the WorkplaceJennifer L. Parent
December 2014Know The Law: Naming Your Revocable Trust as BeneficiaryChristopher R. Paul
December 2014Tips for Selecting a Jury for Your Corporate ClientJennifer L. Parent
December 2014Dealing with Discoverable Documents in the Digital AgeBruce W. Felmly
December 2014Know The Law: Reducing Your Taxes Before the End of the YearAmy E. Drake
November 2014Where You Live May Not Be Where You're DomiciledScott H. Harris
November 2014Know The Law: E-Cigarettes at WorkAdam M. Hamel
October 2014New Non-Compete Law Is an Imperfect FixCameron G. Shilling
September 2014Changes to Assessment Standards: What You Need to KnowMichael J. Quinn
September 2014SB 245 Changes SEC Composition and ProceduresAdam M. Dumville, Barry Needleman
September 2014Know The Law: How Should I Respond to a Claim of Patent Infringement?Scott C. Rand
September 2014Recent Changes to New Hampshire's Trust Laws Are Good for Trustees and Our State EconomyWilliam V.A. Zorn
September 2014HIPAA One Year Later: Is Your Law Firm Complying?Charla Bizios Stevens
September 2014Know The Law: Know Your Rights When Dealing With Debt CollectorsAndrew R. Hamilton
August 2014New Law Bodes Well for N.H. Trust ServicesWilliam V.A. Zorn
August 2014Arbitration Has An Upside, But There Are DrawbacksScott H. Harris
August 2014Arbitration - Panacea or Pitfall?Scott H. Harris
July 2014The Psychology of MediationScott H. Harris
July 2014Trust Code Revisions Enhance New Hampshire's PositionWilliam V.A. Zorn
July 2014A Co-Worker's Discriminatory Sabotage of Another Employee Can Result in Employer LiabilityJennifer L. Parent
July 2014Physician, Heal Thyself: Health Care Providers Continue to be at Significant Risk for Discrimination Claims and Employee LawsuitsCharla Bizios Stevens
July 2014Know the Law: Is Employing Summer Interns Risky Business?Jennifer L. Parent
July 2014Managing Risk Efficiently with a Multi-State WorkforceCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2014Know The Law: Copyright ProtectionJeremy T. Walker
May 2014Assisting Clients Who Are Victims of Identity TheftPatrick C. Closson, Beth L. Fowler
May 2014When Does My Client Need a Tax Attorney?Peter D. Anderson, Steven M. Burke, Beth L. Fowler, John E. Rich, Jr., Richard M. Stone
May 2014Dealing With Internet DefamationScott H. Harris
April 2014Know the Law: Having Your Estate Plan Reviewed by an In-State Attorney Ensures Your Wishes Are Carried Out After a MoveDenis P. Dillon
April 2014Changes to the Business Corp. Act are in Effect - Do Your Company's Bylaws Need Updating?Patrick C. Closson
April 2014Religious Garb and Grooming in the WorkplaceAndrew R. Hamilton
April 2014Litigation Lessons: When Closely Held Business Owners DisagreeScott H. Harris
April 2014Federal Agencies and The Executive Branch Shaping Workplace PolicyCharla Bizios Stevens
April 2014What Is In Your Food? The Genetically Modified Food Labeling DebateChristopher M. Dube
March 2014Know The Law: What to do When a Customer Files for BankruptcySteven J. Dutton
March 2014Know The Law: Your Company's Social Media Policy - Fair or Foul?Charla Bizios Stevens
March 2014Is Your Business a Data Breach Away from Disaster?Cameron G. Shilling
February 2014ESOPS: A Tax-Efficient Way to Reward Employees and Provide Liquidity For Shareholders and Are a Path to Personal and Business Security that Deserve Your Serious ConsiderationJohn Bentas, Steven M. Burke, Beth L. Fowler
February 2014Is An Employee On The Clock While Getting Dressed in Work Gear?Charla Bizios Stevens
February 2014Know The Law: Raising Capital to Grow Your BusinessMichael B. Tule
February 2014Know the Law: Legal Obligations to In-Home CaregiversJennifer L. Parent
February 2014ESOPs: The Last Great Tax Shelter for Business Owners Looking to SellJohn Bentas, Steven M. Burke, Beth L. Fowler
February 2014Is My 90 Year Old Mother an Employer?Jennifer L. Parent
February 2014Know the Law: Copyright Infringement or Legal Fair Use?Jeremy T. Walker
January 2014Fostering a Fair Workplace Environment: Employee Training is a NecessityCharla Bizios Stevens
January 2014It's Time for the Sex TalkCharla Bizios Stevens
December 2013Dealing with Whistleblowers and Avoiding Retaliation ClaimsScott H. Harris
December 2013SHH! Managing Confidentiality in SettlementsBruce W. Felmly, Jennifer L. Parent
December 2013Updates to the NH Business Corporation ActPatrick C. Closson
December 2013Mandatory Reporting Laws & Schools: Making Sense Out of DisorderDavid Wolowitz
November 2013Controlling the Fox in the Hen House: Minimizing the Risk of Employment Claims by Training SupervisorsCharla Bizios Stevens
November 2013How to Keep Online Holiday Shopping from Invading Your WorkplaceJennifer L. Parent
November 2013Non-Solicitation Agreements Really Do Have TeethCameron G. Shilling
October 2013Know The Law: When Will Self-Driving Cars be Legal in New Hampshire?John Weaver
October 2013Know The Law: Forming a Board of Managers for a New Hampshire LLCDennis J. Haley, Jr.
September 2013Same-Sex Spousal Benefits: Is Your Business in Compliance with the Recent Federal Ruling?John E. Rich, Jr.
September 2013Allocating Insurance for Environmental Contamination ClaimsMark C. Rouvalis
September 2013Know The Law: Raising Capital Under SEC Rule 506John Bentas
September 2013Are You The Boss Of Me? The Supreme Court Speaks Out On Supervisor LiabilityCharla Bizios Stevens
August 2013What Direction Is The Wind Blowing?Gregory H. Smith
August 2013Supreme Court Holds Stricter Standard of Proof in Title VII Retaliation CasesJennifer L. Parent
July 2013Know The Law: Legal Considerations of Doing Business in the CloudPatrick C. Closson
July 2013Nitrogen Discharges to Great Bay: Deadline for Public Comment ImminentMichael J. Quinn
July 2013Revisiting Non-Competition Agreements in New Hampshire: Recent Legal Developments Require Care and PrecisionCameron G. Shilling
July 2013Know The Law: Limited Liability CompanyJohn Bentas
July 2013Substance Abuse in the WorkplaceCharla Bizios Stevens
June 2013Know The Law: Do Salaried Employees in New Hampshire Qualify for Overtime?Jennifer L. Parent
June 2013The Final HIPAA Rule Has Been Issued: Should Employers Care?Charla Bizios Stevens
May 2013Qualified Disclaimers: A Trap for the Unwary New Hampshire Real Estate LawyerRolf Goodwin, Robert A. Wells
May 2013International Contract Dispute Resolution - It Pays To Plan AheadMichael B. Tule
May 2013The Revised New Hampshire Limited Liability Company ActJohn Bentas
May 2013Stop Watching the Clock - Why Your Business Needs to be Flexible to SucceedCharla Bizios Stevens
April 2013Know The Law: Providing Health Coverage to Employees Under the Affordable Care ActJohn E. Rich, Jr.
April 2013Sexual Stereotyping is Prohibited in the WorkplaceJennifer L. Parent
April 2013Who Owns Your Social Media Account and Connections?Jennifer L. Parent
April 2013Employment Law 2013: It's All About TechnologyJennifer L. Parent
April 2013New England Startups: Wondering What's Happening With Crowdfunding Under the JOBS Act?Michael B. Tule
March 2013Know The Law: Title Insurance Protects Against DefectsRolf Goodwin
March 2013Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative: Time is of the EssencePeter D. Anderson, Richard M. Stone
March 2013Five Important Ethical Considerations in Estate PlanningJohn E. Hughes
March 2013The Demise of DOMA?Christopher R. Paul
March 2013Know The Law: Drug Testing in the WorkplaceCharla Bizios Stevens
March 2013Financier World Wide article: Outlook for ESOPS in 2013Steven M. Burke
February 2013What Health Care Reform Means for New Hampshire Employers in 2013 and 2014John E. Rich, Jr.
February 2013Prorating Pay When a Salaried Employee is Terminated for CauseLinda S. Johnson
February 2013IRS Cracks Down on Undisclosed Foreign AccountsPeter D. Anderson, Richard M. Stone
February 2013Know The Law: Obligation to Report Elderly Financial Exploitation?Scott H. Harris
February 2013Siting For Success: Using a Trial-Based Approach to Improve a Project's Chances Before State Siting BoardsBarry Needleman
January 2013New Hampshire Legislature Amends Criteria for Determining Independent Contractor StatusCharla Bizios Stevens
January 2013Know The Law: Top HR Concerns for New Hampshire Small Businesses?Charla Bizios Stevens
January 2013The Increasing Importance of Workplace InvestigationsJennifer L. Parent
January 2013Know The Law: Addressing Unfair Online ReviewsJeremy T. Walker
January 2013I Know Where You Were Last Night - Employers Using GPS to Monitor EmployeesJennifer L. Parent
January 2013How to Calculate Wages Due a Departing EmployeeAdam M. Hamel
December 2012New Hampshire's Great Bay, Nitrogen, and the Limits of TechnologyGregory H. Smith
December 2012Business Law & Business Litigation: New Hampshire's New Non-Compete LawCameron G. Shilling
December 2012New Requirements Under The Fair Credit Reporting Act For Employment Background ChecksJennifer L. Parent
December 2012Everything Old is New Again - NHDOL's List of Top Ten Wage and Hour Violations is Similar Every YearCharla Bizios Stevens
December 2012Know The Law: Online Accounts After DeathChristopher R. Paul
November 2012Know The Law: Organizing an AAU TeamJohn Weaver
November 2012Know The Law: Company Cars Issued to Sales RepresentativesJennifer L. Parent
November 2012Do Your Managers Recognize and Avoid Instances of Retaliation?Adam M. Hamel
November 2012EEOC Issues New Enforcement Guidance on Use of Arrest & Conviction RecordsCharla Bizios Stevens
October 2012Commercial Real Estate Trends in New Hampshire - Helpful Hints Can be Found in Unlikely PlacesJohn Weaver
October 2012Know The Law: Maternity LeaveLinda S. Johnson
October 2012Know The Law: Can You Explain Exactly What Probate Is?Denis P. Dillon
October 2012Planning for the Departure of a Business Co-OwnerAnthony Delyani
October 2012EEOC Rules Title VII Protects Transgendered Individuals From Discrimination in EmploymentJennifer L. Parent
October 2012Know the Law: Health Care Reform LawJohn E. Rich, Jr.
September 2012Probate: What It Is and How to Avoid ItDenis P. Dillon
September 2012Will Your Business Contract Stand Up in Court?Bruce W. Felmly
September 2012Managing Your Company's Litigation - Moving Beyond Your "Litigation Guidelines"Bruce W. Felmly
August 2012The Rules Are Changing for Operating AgreementsJohn M. Cunningham
August 2012Opting in to New LLC Law: Should You or Shouldn't You?John M. Cunningham
August 2012Trusts Exempt from New Hampshire's Interest and Dividends TaxSteven M. Burke, Beth L. Fowler
July 2012The Summer Wind -- Workplace "Love Contracts"Jennifer L. Parent
June 2012Using a Strategic Alliance to Boost Company ValueJulia A. Schappals
June 2012Know The Law: Hiring Summer Interns to Increase ProductionJennifer L. Parent
June 2012Prescription Drug Monitoring: Is it Time to Add this Arrow to the New Hampshire Physician's Quiver?Charla Bizios Stevens
June 2012To Warn or Not Warn: Legislature Enacts New Law Requiring the Department of Labor to Warn Businesses Before Levying Fines for Certain ViolationsCharla Bizios Stevens
June 2012Ever-increasing Court Awards Should Raise the AlarmCharla Bizios Stevens
June 2012Supreme Court Reigns In EPA's Wetland's Power: Sackett v. EPAMichael J. Quinn
May 2012Employer Confidentiality Policies May Violate LawJennifer L. Parent
May 2012Non-Competition Agreements: The New Hampshire Legislature Adds its Voice to the DiscussionCharla Bizios Stevens
April 2012Know The Law: Patients Demanding to be Assisted by White Only Health Care ProvidersLinda S. Johnson
April 2012Healthcare Issues You Should Care AboutPatrick C. Closson
April 2012Know The Law: Construction Defects in Custom Built HomeJeremy T. Walker
March 2012Discharges Impacting the Great Bay Estuary: The Legal ProcessMichael J. Quinn
March 2012Condominium practice in NH and MA: what's the difference?David K. Moynihan
March 2012SIRI IS MY CLIENT: A First Look at Artificial Intelligence and Legal IssuesJohn Weaver
February 2012The Legislature at Work: How Might the Bills Being Introduced in Concord Shape Your Workplace?Jennifer L. Parent, Charla Bizios Stevens
February 2012Know The Law - Starting a New Hampshire LLCJohn M. Cunningham
February 2012Know The Law - New Federal Patent LawsJeremy T. Walker
February 2012Liability in the Construction Industry: How Does New Hampshire's Statutes of Limitations and Repose Limit Legal Exposure?Jeremy T. Walker
January 2012What Employers Need to Know About the New Retirement Plan Fee and Expense Disclosure RulesJohn E. Rich, Jr.
January 2012Fiduciary Powers vs. Duties and Pretermitted HeirsRalph F. Holmes
January 2012Know The Law: Employer Confidentiality Policies May Violate LawJennifer L. Parent
January 2012Know The Law: Evergreen ClauseSteven J. Dutton
December 2011Cutting Edge Estate and Asset Protection PlansChristopher R. Paul
December 2011What You Don't Know Can Hurt YouCharla Bizios Stevens
December 2011Worker Classification Settlement Program Offered by IRS - Is It Too Good to be True?Charla Bizios Stevens
November 2011Evergreen Clauses: How Enforceable are "Automatic Renewal" Provisions?Steven J. Dutton
October 2011Understanding Certificates of Insurance: Proper Coverage of the Parties You Deal With Can Make or Break Your BusinessDavid K. Moynihan
October 2011Avoid Getting Clawed - A guide to understanding the "Cat's Paw Theory of Liability" in employment casesJennifer L. Parent, Charla Bizios Stevens
September 2011Employers Beware: Pre-and Post-Shift Work May be Compensable Time for Non-Exempt Employees: Monitor Now or Pay a High Price LaterLinda S. Johnson
September 2011Know The Law - Internet Domain NamesJeremy T. Walker
August 2011Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - Tax Exempt Status for Non-Profits - 08/2011Beth L. Fowler
July 2011United States Supreme Court Rejects Gender Bias Class Action Against Wal-Mart: Lessons for EmployersCharla Bizios Stevens
July 2011The Summer Workforce: Special Considerations for Seasonal BusinessCharla Bizios Stevens
July 2011Estate Planning for the Business OwnerChristopher R. Paul
July 2011Allowable Wage Deductions Law ExpandedLinda S. Johnson
May 2011Probate Litigation: Trusts: What is Material Purpose?Ralph F. Holmes
May 2011United States Supreme Court Extends Protection From Retaliation to Third PartiesJennifer L. Parent, Charla Bizios Stevens
May 2011United States Supreme Court Recognizes Cat's Paw Theory of Liability in Employment CasesJennifer L. Parent, Charla Bizios Stevens
May 2011Prenuptual Agreements: Not Just For RoyaltyR. David DePuy
May 2011Combating Bullying: How New Hampshire is Paving the Way for our Students to SucceedJohn Weaver
May 2011Know The Law - End of Life Decisions- 05/2011Denis P. Dillon
April 2011Supreme Court Extends Retaliation Protection to Third PartiesJennifer L. Parent
April 2011United States Supreme Court Extends Retaliation Protection to Third PartiesJennifer L. Parent
April 2011Know The Law - Parents Can Disinherit Children - 04/2011Christopher R. Paul
March 2011Don't Let This Golden Window of Opportunity Close Before You Take ActionDenis P. Dillon
March 2011Will And Trust Contests: The Attorney-Client PrivilegeRalph F. Holmes
March 2011The 2010 Tax Relief Act and Portability: The "Death" of the Credit Shelter Trust?Christopher R. Paul
March 2011What the Heck is Generation Skipping Transfer Tax Anyway?William V.A. Zorn
March 2011Real Estate, Virtual Resources: Know What You're Buying at ForeclosureJohn Weaver
February 2011Union Leader: Know The Law - Independent Contractors Filing for UnemploymentCharla Bizios Stevens
February 2011Know The Law - Personal Guarantee of a Business Owner's Spouse? - 02/2011Jeremy T. Walker
February 2011There May Be More In That Contract Than You ThinkPatrick C. Closson
January 2011Is There a Bully in Your Workplace?Charla Bizios Stevens
January 2011Know The Law: Uniform Commercial Code - 01/2011Steven J. Dutton
January 2011Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - Purchasing Commercial Property at Foreclosure - 01/2011John Weaver
December 2010A New Year's Resolution Worth Making For Your Family's SakeDenis P. Dillon
December 2010Exactly What is a Disability?Charla Bizios Stevens
December 2010NH Steps Up Efforts to Ferret Out Employee MisclassificationCharla Bizios Stevens
November 2010Changes to Health Care Plans Effective January 1, 2011 - What Employers and Employees Need to KnowJohn E. Rich, Jr.
November 2010Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW Withdrawing 401K Money for Hardship - 11/2010John E. Rich, Jr.
November 2010Probate Litigation Quiz: Statute of Limitations For Breach of Trust ClaimsRalph F. Holmes
October 2010Is Obesity a Disability?Charla Bizios Stevens
October 2010Which is Better For Your New Business - A Corporation or an LLC?John M. Cunningham
October 2010Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - LLC Tax in New Hampshire - 10/2010John M. Cunningham
September 2010Converting Your Corporation to an LLC - Still a Good Idea?John M. Cunningham
September 2010Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - Bullying Behavior in Public Schools - 09/2010Linda S. Johnson
September 2010Electronic Data and Employee PrivacyJennifer L. Parent
September 2010Dealing with the New Anti-Bullying Law Requires More Than Just a PolicyLinda S. Johnson
September 2010A New Approach: Utility System Development ChargesDick A. Samuels
August 2010Which Way is the Wind Blowing on Small Wind Energy Systems?Thomas W. Hildreth
August 2010Are Competitors Luring Internet Traffic to Their Websites Using Your Trademarks?Jeremy T. Walker
August 2010Understanding the Due Diligence Process Today Helps Position Businesses for Successful Transactions TomorrowJohn Bentas
August 2010Raising Capital - A Securities Law Trap for the UnwaryJohn Bentas
August 2010Choosing the Right LLC Act: Massachusetts vs. DelawareJohn M. Cunningham
August 2010Estate and Gift Issues, Opportunities and Pitfalls in 2010Ryan J. Swartz, William V.A. Zorn
July 2010Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - Lake Front Property Enhancements - 07/2010Gregory H. Smith
July 2010Beware: Improper Patent Marking Could Be CostlyJeremy T. Walker
July 2010Know When To Hold 'Em, Know When To Fold 'Em; Is Your Company Ready for a Litigation Hold?Jennifer L. Parent
July 2010The Role Of ESOPs In Private Equity DealsSteven M. Burke
June 2010Health Care Reform Passed; What New Hampshire Employers Need to Know NowJohn E. Rich, Jr.
June 2010Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - CISG (Convention on International Sale of Goods) - 06/2010Julia A. Schappals
June 2010Know The Law - "Linked In"Charla Bizios Stevens
May 2010Towns are on the ClockThomas W. Hildreth
May 2010There Is No Such Thing As A Free EmployeeAdam M. Hamel
May 2010Minding your state of businessJohn Bentas
May 2010Consider an ESOP as the buyer of choice for your company in a Recovering EconomySteven M. Burke
May 2010Know the Law - Slow Paying CustomersDaniel J. Norris
May 2010Preparing the Small Business for SaleMichael B. Tule
May 2010Review of 2009 Massachusetts Tax DevelopmentsRichard M. Stone
April 2010Workplace Investigations - No Such Thing as an Informal ComplaintJennifer L. Parent
April 2010Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - Preserve Patent Rights in the United States and Foreign Countries- 04/2010Scott C. Rand
March 2010Be Smart About SmartphonesAdam M. Hamel
March 2010Independent Contractor or Employee? Proper Classification of Workers is CriticalCharla Bizios Stevens
March 2010Is the LLC Still Right for You?Patrick C. Closson
March 2010Is Alimony Reform on the Horizon? Pending Legislation Suggests that Changes May be AheadCharla Bizios Stevens
February 2010Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - Blackberry Usage for Non-Exempt Employees Outside Working Hours - 02/2010Adam M. Hamel
February 2010E-Verify + Stem Degree = Possible Workaround to Shortage of H-1BSThomas W. Hildreth
January 2010State and Federal Legislatures Expanding Benefits For Working FamiliesCharla Bizios Stevens
January 2010Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW: Trademark and Logo Infringements - 01/2010Mark A. Wright
December 2009Correcting Misunderstandings About the New LLC Interest and Dividends TaxDick A. Samuels
December 2009Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - Non-Profits Sharing Profits - 12/2009Rolf Goodwin
December 2009OSHA Targets Under-reporting of Injuries and Illnesses in Certain IndustriesLinda S. Johnson
November 2009Union Leader: KNOW THE LAW - Separation Agreement from Company - 11/2009Linda S. Johnson
October 2009Traps to Avoid in Cutting Payroll Costs - No Such Thing as a Free RideCharla Bizios Stevens
September 2009Massachusetts Legislation to Watch on Non-competes and Trade SecretsAdam M. Hamel, Jennifer L. Parent
September 2009Overview of the New Massachusetts 'Stretch' Energy CodeDavid K. Moynihan
August 2009Unwary Employers May Be Exposed To Potential Discrimination Claims By Workers With Care Giving ResponsibilitiesAdam M. Hamel
August 2009New Hampshire Legislature Legalizes Same Sex Marriage: How Should Employers Prepare?John E. Rich, Jr., Charla Bizios Stevens
July 2009THE LEDBETTER FAIR PAY RESTORATION ACT: Has it Changed the Way Employment Law is Practiced?Charla Bizios Stevens
July 2009Preparing for Trial: Thirty Days and Counting - A Second LookBruce W. Felmly
June 2009THE ADA AT WORK: Disability Discrimination Claims are on the Rise and the Evidence Takes Many FormsCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2009Stimulus Includes HR Challenges: Economic Stimulus Plan expands COBRA benefitsCharla Bizios Stevens
April 2009Landlord consent and waiver: What landlords need to knowDavid K. Moynihan
April 2009Stimulus Package Expands COBRA Benefits: HR and Benefits Managers Must Take Immediate Steps to RespondCharla Bizios Stevens
March 2009The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act's Incentives for Renewable Energy and Energy EfficiencyGregory H. Smith
March 2009New Hampshire Family Trust CompaniesDick A. Samuels
March 2009Fair pay act expected to make way for further federal legislationCharla Bizios Stevens
February 2009New Hampshire's Prescription Information Confidentiality Act Survives Constitutional Attack - For NowWilbur A. Glahn, III
February 2009Collaborative Law Comes of AgeCharla Bizios Stevens
January 2009NH Adopts Domestic Asset ProtectionWilliam V.A. Zorn
January 2009Romance in the Workplace: The "Love Contract"Jennifer L. Parent
January 2009Anti-Harassment Policy Is The Best DefenseJennifer L. Parent
January 2009Recession Realities Of Benefit PlansJohn E. Rich, Jr.
December 2008A 'preference'™ you'd prefer to avoid: Steps to prevent being caught up in a bankruptcy court 'preference'™ actionJoseph A Foster
December 2008Wage Violations can be a Costly MistakeLinda S. Johnson
November 2008Preventing Disruptive, Threatening and Violent Behavior in the WorkplaceJennifer L. Parent
October 2008Preferences - Avoiding the Addition of Insult to InjuryJoseph A Foster
October 2008Massachusetts Business Owners Will Soon Be Able to Better Protect Assets by Moving Trusts to New Hampshire (Published in Boston Business Journal, October 17, 2008)William V.A. Zorn
September 2008Top 10 Best Practices for I-9 Compliance PoliciesThomas W. Hildreth
July 2008Business BreakupsPatrick C. Closson
July 2008Teens Hit The Workforce: Are You Ready For The Summer Influx of Young Workers?Charla Bizios Stevens
June 2008Federal Trade Commission Issues Revised Franchise RuleAnthony Delyani
June 2008Landmark Genetic Non-Descrimination Legislation Becomes LawCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2008NH Employees Protected from Sexual Orientation DiscriminationJennifer L. Parent
March 2008Avoiding Legal Traps in Health Care Growth with Non-ProfitsRolf Goodwin
March 2008Where Does the Physician's Duty to Warn End?Charla Bizios Stevens
February 2008Mark Your Calendars and Call Your Congressmen: The H-1BS are Coming... But Not For LongThomas W. Hildreth
February 2008Do's Don'ts and How To's of Employment Background ChecksLinda S. Johnson
December 2007Going Solar In New HampshireGregory H. Smith
December 2007Your Duty As A Healthcare Professional To Report Elder AbuseScott H. Harris
December 2007Verbal Bonus Promise Proves Costly to EmployerLinda S. Johnson
December 2007Creating and Managing a Diverse Team of EmployeesCharla Bizios Stevens
July 2007Employers Protecting Against Employee Blogging RisksJennifer L. Parent
June 2007Minor Secrets, Major Headaches: Psychotherapeutic Confidentiality After BergDavid Wolowitz
May 2007New Race Discrimination Case Potentially Imposes New Obligations On Human Resource ProfessionalsCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2007The Impact of the New Hampshire Civil Union Law on Employee BenefitsJohn E. Rich, Jr.
May 2007New Hampshire's Modern Plan For Trust ManagementMary Susan Leahy
February 2007Pension Protection Act of 2006 Provides Employers More Opportunities to Help Employees Save For RetirementJohn E. Rich, Jr.
November 2006Using An IRA For Charitable Giving, A New OpportunitySteven M. Burke
September 2006Power of Attorney Accountability Thwarts 'License to Steal'Ralph F. Holmes
September 2006Charitable And Educational Organizations Take Notice: New Hampshire's Law Against Discrimination May Now Apply To YouCharla Bizios Stevens
August 2006Selling Your Business, The Inside DealPatrick C. Closson
August 2006Flood Damage Insurance Coverage: New Hampshire Law Provides Powerful Tool For PolicyholdersMichael J. Quinn
August 2006New Law Allows Employee Leave For Court ProceedingsJennifer L. Parent
June 2006Planning Ahead To Address Environmental Issues In Your CommunityBarry Needleman
June 2006Liability in the Construction Industry: How Long are Design Professionals and Contractors Exposed in New Hampshire?Jeremy T. Walker
May 2006The Anna Nicole Smith Decision and Estate LitigationRalph F. Holmes
April 2006A Review of the New Hampshire Supreme Court's Decision In the Matter of Eugene Berg and Kathleen Quigley BergDavid Wolowitz
March 2006Top 10 List of Suggested New Year's Resolutions for New Hampshire CompaniesThomas W. Hildreth, Dick A. Samuels
March 2006Today's Top 10 List: Ways To Avoid Human Resource ClaimsCharla Bizios Stevens
March 2006Effective Risk Management: Avoid Human Resource Claims By Training Your ManagersCharla Bizios Stevens
September 2005Representation of Clients in Same Sex Parenting Disputes: Too Many Questions, Too Few AnswersCharla Bizios Stevens
August 2005Employers Beware: Rights of Undocumented Workers to Damages Upheld by New Hampshire Supreme CourtCharla Bizios Stevens
May 2005How Family-Owned Construction Firms Can Plan for SuccessionDaniel J. Norris
May 2005Passing the BatonRolf Goodwin
May 2005New Hampshire's New Trust Act A Boon To Local BusinessesMary Susan Leahy
April 2005Duties Of Retirement Plan Fiduciaries In The Wake Of Mutual Fund SettlementsJohn E. Rich, Jr.
February 2005Finding CERCLA Potentially Responsible Parties: Going Beyond The BasicsBarry Needleman
January 2005The Best Defense to Construction Litigation - Don't Get SuedDaniel J. Norris
October 2004"What Lessons can be learned from Google's Dutch Auction?," New Hampshire Business ReviewThomas W. Hildreth
October 2004"The Economics of H-1Bs: A Call to Strengthen the System," FindLaw.comThomas W. Hildreth
October 2004The Anatomy of a Business Sale Term SheetDaniel J. Norris
October 2004Real Estate FinancePeter B. Rotch
October 2004Self-Reporting Environmental Violations: When And How To Do ItBarry Needleman
October 2004Obtaining Insurance Coverage For Environmental LiabilitiesBarry Needleman
October 2004Google's Dutch Auction IPO: Is There a Take Away Lesson for the Rest of Us?Thomas W. Hildreth
June 2004COBRA Notice Regulations FinalizedJohn E. Rich, Jr.
April 2004Final Paycheck Deduction For Advanced Vacation Time Held To Violate NH LawLinda S. Johnson
April 2004NH Law May Give Age Discrimination Protection For YoungCharla Bizios Stevens
April 2004Showing Compliance With Employment Eligibility Verification RequirementsThomas W. Hildreth
March 2004Effective Risk Management: Responding To Complaints Of Sexual HarassmentCharla Bizios Stevens
January 2004Probate Litigation: Ten Lessons For Estate PlannersRalph F. Holmes
January 2004The Delaware Series Limited Liability Company: An Untested Asset FirewallDaniel J. Norris
December 2003Protect Your Business From Employee FraudPeter D. Anderson
December 2003Mutual Fund Developments-What Should A Retirement Plan Fiduciary Do?John E. Rich, Jr.
December 2003Proposed Wetland Mitigation Rules Not Ready For Prime TimeGregory H. Smith
November 2003Tax Treatment Of Health Care Benefits For Domestic Partners - ClarifiedBeth L. Fowler
October 2003Corporate Officers May be Personally Liable For Unpaid WagesLinda S. Johnson
August 2003Court Follows EEOC's Broad Definition Of SupervisorJennifer L. Parent
May 2003Every Drop of Water Does CountBarry Needleman
January 2003New 2003 Federal Tax Bill Offer Better Benefits for BusinessesBeth L. Fowler
August 2002FMLA Notice Requirements Following High Court RulingJennifer L. Parent
January 2002The Sarbanes-Oxley Act: New Criminal Liability for Destruction of Corporate DocumentsWilbur A. Glahn, III
January 2002Sarbanes-Oxley May Apply To Your Company After AllWilbur A. Glahn, III
January 2002Regulatory Update: New Federal Regulations Require Amendments of Your SPCC PlansBarry Needleman
January 2002Enforcement: Advantages to Self-ReportingBarry Needleman
March 2001New Domain Name Dispute Policy a Boon to Trademark OwnersMark A. Wright
January 2001Contracts for Meeting Space - A Little Caution In Advance Will Go A Long WayDick A. Samuels
December 2000Beware The "Precautionary Principle"Gregory H. Smith
May 2000Protecting the "look and feel" of your website: Intellectual Property ConsiderationsMark A. Wright
January 2000Subsidiary Vs. Parent: Utility Environmental Contribution Claims Against Historic Holding Company ParentsBarry Needleman
January 2000New law provides favorable tax treatment for successful plaintiffs of unlawful discrimination casesBeth L. Fowler
January 2000The New Hampshire Supreme Court Changes Rules for Shareholder Suits in Closely Held CorporationsWilbur A. Glahn, III
January 2000Limited Liability Companies in New HampshireSteven M. Burke
January 2000Tax Issues With Elder CareJohn E. Rich, Jr.
January 2000Employee Stock Ownership Plans and Trusts: Benefits for Closely Held Businesses and Business OwnersSteven M. Burke
January 2000Protect Your Business From the Consequences of Departing EmployeesDavid Wolowitz
January 2000Put Your Commission Agreements In WritingLinda S. Johnson
January 2000What Employers Should Know About New Hampshire's Two Hour Reporting RuleLinda S. Johnson
January 2000Improving Your Environmental ComplianceBarry Needleman
January 2000Federal Law Clarification of Lender LiabilityGregory H. Smith
January 2000Recent Developments in Environmental LawBarry Needleman, Gregory H. Smith
January 2000State Unveils Draft Policy On Natural Attenuation of Contaminated SitesGregory H. Smith
January 2000Old Insurance Coverage Protects in "Long Tail" Environmental Liability CasesMichael J. Quinn, Gregory H. Smith
January 2000Water Regulation Coming To The ForefrontGregory H. Smith
January 2000Preparing For And Handling Environmental InspectionsBarry Needleman
January 2000Land Development and Conservation: Why Not Both?Rolf Goodwin
January 2000Sensible Water Policy for New HampshireGregory H. Smith
January 2000Environmental Issues in Real Estate TransactionsBarry Needleman
January 2000Selecting Good TrademarksMark A. Wright
January 2000How To Protect Trade Secret Information In Computer Programs When Seeking Copyright RegistrationMark A. Wright
January 2000The Best Kept Secret - Is a "Trade Secret!"Mark A. Wright
January 2000To Link Or Not To Link - That Is The QuestionMark A. Wright
January 2000PATENT 101 - When Should You File Your Patent Application?Mark A. Wright
January 2000Maximize The Intellectual Property Rights in Your Domain Name - Use it as a Trademark/Service MarkMark A. Wright
January 2000Cease-and-Desist Letters: What to Do When Your Business is Accused Of Patent InfringementJeremy T. Walker
October 1999Global Trademark Strategy - European Community TrademarkMark A. Wright
October 1999Most Residential Real Estate Transactions Now Affected By Federal Lead PaintMichael J. Quinn
October 1999Never Overlook Insurance Coverage For Environmental ClaimsBarry Needleman
October 1999Meta-Tags, Hidden Text, and Initial Interest Confusion: A new wave of trademark infringement cases that owners and operators of websites should know aboutMark A. Wright
October 1999Patentability of Business MethodsMark A. Wright
September 1999Protecting Your Trademark or Service Mark From Infringing Domain NamesMark A. Wright
September 1999Federal Registration of your Trademark or LogoMark A. Wright
February 1999Choosing A Trademark or Corporate LogoMark A. Wright
December 1997Just When You Thought It Was Safe To Go Back Into The Water: Private PropertyGregory H. Smith

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At McLane Middleton we establish and maintain long-standing relationships with our clients to help us better achieve their unique goals over time. This approach to building trust requires that our esteemed lawyers and professionals use their broad, in-depth knowledge and work together with integrity to ascertain sound resolutions to legal matters for their clients.

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McLane Middleton is made up of more than 105 attorneys who represent a broad range of clients throughout the region, delivering customized solutions. As a firm we are recognized as having the highest legal ability rating. The firm is rated Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell and is recognized as one of the nation's leading law firms in Chambers USA. Our attorneys are distinguished leaders in their respective practice areas.

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McLane Middleton's versatile group of attorneys and paralegals become trusted authorities on each case through collaboration. We work with our clients to learn their individual needs first and foremost and, together, we develop comprehensive solutions to their specific legal matters. This approach helps us exceed our clients' expectations efficiently and effectively, client by client, case by case.

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McLane Middleton was established in 1919 in New Hampshire, and has five offices across two states. However, deep historical roots don't allow you to become innate. Our firm is organized, technological, and knowledgeable. Our history means we are recognized. But our reputation is built on the highest quality of service and experience in very specific areas of law.

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Our team continuously seeks opportunities to enhance their professional development and put key learnings to action. The pursuit of further insight guides us to volunteer service opportunities, speaking engagements, and teaching roles. Our lawyers are sought after thought leaders across their industries, and recipients of leadership awards throughout the region.