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Ten Bernkopf Goodman LLP attorneys recognized as 2017 Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

(BOSTON) October 17, 2017 - - Bernkopf Goodman LLP is proud to announce that ten of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of New England...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 10.17.2017
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Debtor permitted to boost value of PI claim in bankruptcy

Judge rejects trustee’s claim of ‘bad faith’ amendment By: Pat Murphy July 27, 2017 A debtor could increase the value of a pre-petition personal injury claim by $100,000 nearly two years after filing his...

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly By Bernkopf Goodman on 07.27.2017
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Cost of lawyer’s fraud falls on client, not third party

Settlement deal upheld, despite principal’s lack of awareness By: Kris Olson July 20, 2017 When an attorney’s fraud victimizes both a third party and the principal who hired him, the principal must bear the...

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly By Bernkopf Goodman on 07.20.2017
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Insurance co.’s duty to defend doesn’t include counterclaim: SJC rejects expansion of ‘in for one, in for all’ rule

SJC rejects expansion of ‘in for one, in for all’ rule By: Pat Murphy June 29, 2017 An employment practices liability policy that specified a duty to “defend any claim” did not require the...

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly By Bernkopf Goodman on 06.29.2017
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Suit to enforce non-compete must be heard in California

Employer denied choices of forum, governing law By: Pat Murphy June 15, 2017 A Massachusetts employer’s claims for breach of a non-compete agreement must be litigated in California where the defendant lives and worked...

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly By Bernkopf Goodman on 06.15.2017
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Jeannette Riendeau Recognized as “2017 Excellence in the Law” Honoree

Bernkopf Goodman LLP is proud to announce that Jeannette Riendeau, Director of Marketing and Business Development, has been recognized by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly as one of the “2017 Excellence in...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 02.28.2017
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Door opened for SJC to review sidewalk liability

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly By Bernkopf Goodman on 11.28.2016
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Eleven Bernkopf Goodman LLP attorneys recognized as 2016 Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Bernkopf Goodman LLP is proud to announce that eleven of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2016 edition of New England Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Attorneys Eric...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 10.19.2016
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