Recent Developments

Appeals Court Affirms Summary Judgment / Insured’s Adult Son Not a Household Member

Attorney Matthew Lindberg obtained affirmation of summary judgment before the Massachusetts Appeals Court on behalf of an insurance company in a declaratory judgment action arising from a claim for underinsured.. read more

Dealy and Hassett featured in DRI’s The Voice

Attorneys John Dealy and David Hassett were recently featured in DRI’s The Voice in connection with summary judgment affirmed by the Massachusetts Appeals Court in a wrongful death action: DRI-And.. read more

Judgment in Favor of Municipality in Land Dispute

Attorney Matthew Lindberg obtained judgment in favor of a Town in Worcester Superior Court in the trial of an action stemming from a contentious land dispute between property owners and.. 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

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

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

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

Hassett & Donnelly Adds Miller to Worcester Office

February 24, 2014 – Hassett & Donnelly, P.C., an insurance defense trial practice firm, announced today that John G. Miller of Hardwick, Massachusetts has joined the firm as an attorney.. read more

Timothy A. Smith Joins Hassett & Donnelly, P.C.’s Hartford Office

February 3, 2014 Hassett & Donnelly, P.C., an insurance defense trial practice firm with offices in Hartford, Boston and Worcester, announced today that Timothy A. Smith of Waterbury, CT has.. read more