First Circuit Affirms Dismissal of First Amendment, Equal Protection Claims Against Town

Attorney Jackie Cowin obtained a favorable decision from the First Circuit Court of Appeals, affirming a lower court’s dismissal of claims by a nightclub owner that the Town of Stoughton’s former Police Chief had violated his Equal Protection and First Amendment rights by requesting that the Town’s Board of... read more

KP Law Attorney Presentations at the Citizen Planner Training Collaborative’s Fall 2015 Series

Kopelman and Paige Attorneys again provide substantial support to the Citizen Planner Training Collaborative’s Fall 2015 training series.  More information is available here. The following workshops will be presented by Kopelman and Paige attorneys: 10/28/2015: Attorney John Goldrosen will present a training session on the topic “Introduction to the... read more

Victory for the Town of Ayer: No Unfair Practice to Terminate Employee where Town Meeting has Eliminated all Funding for the Position

David C. Jenkins Attorney David Jenkins won a recent decision in favor of the Town of Ayer from the American Arbitration Association, which ruled that there was no violation of the collective bargaining agreement when a union member was terminated after town meeting eliminated all funding for the department in which the... read more