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First Circuit Court of Appeals Withdraws Foreclosure Decision Adverse to Lenders and Certifies Question to MA Supreme Judicial Court

The First Circuit recently shook up the foreclosure industry with its decision in Thompson v. JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., 915 F.3d 801 (1st Cir. 2019), wherein the panel concluded that...

By Bernkopf Goodman on 08.02.2019
Posted In: Client Alerts

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
Posted In: In The News

Door opened for SJC to review sidewalk liability

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly By Bernkopf Goodman on 11.28.2016
Posted In: In The News

A Question of Public Trust

Banker & Tradesman By Bernkopf Goodman on 06.01.2014
Posted In: Publications