child custody

How To Modify Child Custody In Massachusetts

Child custody decisions aren’t written in stone. Courts recognize that situations can change for parents and their children and that these changes may necessitate a modification of custody. But not every change will require modifying the custody order. Whether you’re the parent requesting a custody modification, or the one opposed to...

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What’s The Difference Between An Independent Contractor And Employee?

Massachusetts law recognizes several distinctions between independent contractors and employees. Understanding these differences is important because both kinds of workers have their own unique sets of rights. Employers who misclassify their employees could unwittingly expose their companies to legal liability. Does your business work with both independent contractors and regular employees?...

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social media

Why Your Business Needs A Social Media Policy

In 2018, a young woman accepted to a NASA internship program posted a profanity-laden celebratory tweet on her Twitter account. Twitter user Homer Hickam responded by simply posting “Language.” That incensed the woman who again posted a profane tweet before being informed that Mr. Hickman is a former NASA engineer and member...

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When can I contest a will?

A loved one's last will and testament is a valuable legal document that dictates what they want to happen with their property and other affairs after death. Considering the weight that a will holds, asking the courts not to enforce it is a huge decision. However, there are several reasons why people might...
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