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Hassett and Ober’s Appeals Court Win Featured in Lawyer’s Weekly

Negligence – Car accident – Voir dire Appeals Court (Unpublished) By: Tom Egan of Massachusetts Lawyer’s Weekly January 18, 2017 Where, after the plaintiff was injured in a motor vehicle accident, the.. read more

Hassett & Donnelly Elevates Lindberg and Dealy to Partner

  January 19, 2017 – Hassett & Donnelly, P.C., a premier New England civil litigation firm, announced today that Matthew G. Lindberg and John M. Dealy have each been elevated.. read more

Hassett & Donnelly Adds Carlisle to Hartford Office

July 7, 2016 – Hassett & Donnelly, P.C., an insurance defense trial practice firm, announced today that Joseph H. Carlisle has joined the firm as an attorney in its Hartford.. read more

Workers’ Comp Lien Cannot Reach Damages for Pain and Suffering in Mass.

On February 12, 2016, the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts (SJC) clarified the extent of a workers’ compensation insurer’s lien against an employee’s third party claim(s) arising out of the.. read more

Hassett & Donnelly Adds James C. Wood to Boston Office

Boston, Mass.  January 27, 2016 – Hassett & Donnelly, P.C., an insurance defense trial practice firm, announced today that James C. Wood of Somerville, Massachusetts has joined the firm as.. read more

Sarah B. Christie Presents at MassDLA Annual Meeting

Attorney Sarah B. Christie recently presented “Minimizing the Impact of Sheehan v. Weaver: Defending Strict Liability Claims Brought Pursuant to M.G.L. c. 143, § 51” at the 2015 Massachusetts Defense.. read more

A Guide to Basic Connecticut Law – NEW

Hassett & Donnelly, P.C. has released its new publication, A Guide to Basic Connecticut Law.  To view the Table of Contents and excerpts, click here: A Guide to Basic Connecticut Law… read more

A Guide to Basic Massachusetts Law – Updated

Hassett & Donnelly, P.C. has updated its publication, A Guide to Basic Massachusetts Law.  To view the Table of Contents and excerpts, click here: A Guide to Basic Massachusetts Law… read more

Bona Fide Personnel Actions in Massachusetts

By: John M. Dealy and Michael S. Melville On October 12, 2013, the Massachusetts Appeals Court decided In re Upton’s Case, which reversed the Commonwealth’s Reviewing Board, and clarified that.. read more

News Alert: SJC Addresses Application of Strict Liability Statute

SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT ADDRESSES STRICT LIABILITY STATUTE WHERE BUILDING CODE VIOLATIONS ALLEGED The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has handed down its decision in the case of Sheehan v. Weaver, SJC -11395.. read more