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Governor’s Order Could Overrule Boston, Cambridge Construction Bans

Governor Charlie Baker’s emergency order regarding the shutdown of non-essential businesses in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic authorizes construction to continue throughout Massachusetts and appears to supersede the suspension...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 03.25.2020
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Bernkopf Goodman LLP to Present an Interactive Webinar on COVID-19’s Impact on the Massachusetts Construction Industry

As COVID-19 wreaks havoc over our daily lives, its impact on the construction industry has been particularly dramatic. Last week, the cities of Boston and Cambridge issued orders suspending virtually all...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 03.23.2020
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Appeals Court Suspends Oral Arguments and Will Decide Cases on Briefs

In another first, in light of public health concerns arising from the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic and the state of emergency declared by the governor, the Massachusetts Appeals Court has ordered...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 03.20.2020
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All In-Person Court Proceedings Are Suspended in Massachusetts

In a further effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus, Massachusetts’ highest court has decreed that, starting tomorrow, March 18, 2020 and continuing until at least April 6, 2020,...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 03.17.2020
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An Important Message Regarding COVID-19

As federal and state governments work to contain the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Bernkopf Goodman is committed to maintaining its high quality of client service through this period of unprecedented volatility....

By Bernkopf Goodman on 03.16.2020
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Massachusetts Evictions On Hold Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Effective immediately, and in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus, the Massachusetts Housing Court has postponed all non-emergency court events, including but not limited to, summary process...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 03.16.2020
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Lydia Chesnick Named Best in Boston CRE

Bernkopf Goodman LLP is proud to announce Lydia G. Chesnick, a real estate and business law partner, has been named by Connect Media as one of the top women in...

Connect Media By Bernkopf Goodman on 12.16.2019
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U.S. District Court Determines Massachusetts’ Statute of Repose Was Triggered Once Entire Multi-Phased Project Was Completed

By Peter McGlynn Massachusetts General Laws c. 260, § 2B established a statute of repose (“Statute of Repose”) for tort claims arising out of the defective design and construction of real...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 11.21.2019
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