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Massachusetts Appellate Court Reverses Finding that Injured Worker Was Not Entitled to Compensation for Continued Medical Treatment

One of the most challenging aspects of a workers’ compensation claim is determining when the injured worker requires continued medical treatment. If you are suffering from a painful and debilitating work-related condition, it is important that you receive the treatment … Continue reading

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Percentage of M&A Deals Attracting Litigation Continued to Decline in 2017

The percentage of M&A transactions valued over $100 million attracting at least one merger objection lawsuit continued to decline in 2017, according to a recent Cornerstone Research study. The July 18, 2018 study, entitled “Shareholder Litigation Involving Acquisitions of Public … Continue reading

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Determining if a communication sent to the employee constitutes a "letter of reasonable assurance of continued employment" within the meaning of Labor Law §590[10] and [11]

Determining if a communication sent to the employee constitutes a "letter of reasonable assurance of continued employment" within the meaning of Labor Law §590[10] and [11]Matter of Enman (New York City Dept. of Educ. — Commissioner of Labor), 2018 NY … Continue reading

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Offer of continued employment with buyer does not absolve seller from liability in M&A transactions

A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Dussault v Imperial Oil Limited, 2018 ONSC 1168 (Dussault), provides a cautionary tale to selling parties in an M&A transaction who intend to limit liability for wrongful dismissal by negotiating … Continue reading

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USPTO Auditing Continued Use of Registered Trademarks

One of my clients received a new type of office action from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. It was in response to a declaration of use filed under Section 8 of the Lanham Act to renew its registration for … Continue reading

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