Client Alerts

Chambers USA Ranks Peter McGlynn in its 2021 Edition

The 2021 edition of Chambers USA has ranked Bernkopf Goodman LLP partner Peter B. McGlynn within the category of General Commercial Litigation. The 2021 publication states that Peter is "recommended for...

Chambers USA By Bernkopf Goodman on 05.24.2021
Posted In: Client Alerts, Publications

Allen D. Hankins Recognized as an Up & Coming Lawyer

Bernkopf Goodman LLP is pleased to announce that partner Allen D. Hankins will be honored tonight as a 2021 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly during the annual...

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly By Bernkopf Goodman on 05.13.2021
Posted In: Client Alerts, In The News

Update-Restaurant Revitalization Fund Client Alert

On April 1, 2021, we sent out a Client Alert about the American Rescue Act of 2021 which established a Restaurant Revitalization Fund, specifically targeting restaurants and bars with grants...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 04.29.2021
Posted In: Client Alerts, COVID-19

The Restaurant Revitalization Fund

H.R. 1319 Title V, Sec. 5003 Through the Restaurant Revitalization Fund, the federal government has finally tried to target specific economic relief to the struggling hospitality sector, specifically restaurants, bars, and...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 04.01.2021
Posted In: Client Alerts, COVID-19

Latest CARES Act Includes Significant, Albeit Temporary, Provisions to the Bankruptcy Code Affecting Commercial Landlords, Tenants and Suppliers

On December 27, 2020, the second CARES Act was signed into law, providing an additional $900 billion in pandemic relief. Less publicized are several changes the Act made to the...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 01.20.2021
Posted In: Client Alerts

Robert Stetson Named to the Executive Committee

Robert Stetson, a partner at the law firm Bernkopf Goodman LLP, has been named to the firm's executive committee. In the role, he will work with the committee to establish...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 01.19.2021
Posted In: Client Alerts, In The News

Governor Baker Pocket Vetoes Two Key Tenant Protection Provisions Within the New Stimulus Bill

In recently signing legislation providing for $626.5 million to be spread around the Massachusetts economy over the next five years, Governor Baker exercised his pocket veto to strike certain provisions...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 01.16.2021
Posted In: Client Alerts

PPP Loans and Taxes

The CARES Act provided that PPP loan funds that are forgiven will not be included in gross income for tax purposes (contrary to the general tax rule that forgiveness of...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 01.11.2021
Posted In: Client Alerts