January 2018

Prefabrication and modular construction: A growing trend with evolving legal implications

New England Real Estate Journal (NEREJ) published this article originally created for a Hinckley Allen Retail Real Estate Newsletter in early November 2017.The tech-boom of the late-1990’s and early-2000’s gave rise to countless technological advancem…

Minimum Experience Requirements

An awarding authority has discretion when it comes to waiver of non-statutory bidding requirements.  However, as illustrated in a recent decision of the Bid Unit of the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office (the “AGO”), that discretion does not en…

Legal Corner: Minimum Experience Requirements

November 2017

Prefabrication & Modular Construction: A Growing Trend with Evolving Legal Implications

The tech-boom of the late-1990’s and early-2000’s gave rise to countless technological advancements that forever changed the landscape of nearly every industry within every sector. Industries that experienced little technological change over multiple d…

Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Sets Limits on an Insurer’s Duty to Defend

In Massachusetts, insurance companies owe a broad duty to their insureds to defend against claims within the scope of policy coverage.  Many times, an insured will face several different claims in litigation.  Some may be covered by insurance, while othe…

October 2017

The Bid Unit of the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office Rejects Mandatory Minimum Unit Price Requirements in MassDOT Procurement