Sherin and Lodgen News RSS Feedhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=39&format=xml&stylesheet=rss&directive=0&records=20en-us23 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0800firmwisehttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssNew blog post by Anthony L. DeProspo: A Primer: Economic Loss Doctrine Not Necessarily Bar to Tort Recoveryhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31533&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1799&amp;format=xml">Anthony L. DeProspo</a>, partner in the firm's Litigation Department and co-chair of the firm's Real Estate Litigation Practice Group, analyzes the economic loss doctrine as seen in a recent case.</p> <p>Read the post, &ldquo;<u><a href="http://blog.sherin.com/blog/bid/351475/A-Primer-Economic-Loss-Doctrine-Not-Necessarily-Bar-to-Tort-Recovery">A&nbsp;Primer: Economic Loss Doctrine Not Necessarily Bar to Tort Recovery</a></u>&quot;.</p>News Items22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31533&format=xmlBethany Bartlett honored as one of the Top Women of the Lawhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31497&format=xmlCongratulations to our partner, Bethany Bartlett, on being selected as one of Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly's Top Women of &nbsp;the Law honorees. Bethany is a partner in the firm's Real Estate Department and chair of the firm's Solar Energy Practice Group.<br /> <br /> To read the rest of her bio, click <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1791&amp;format=xml">here</a>.News Items21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31497&format=xmlNew blog post by Andrew Royce: Massachusetts Registered Land - A Primerhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31326&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1821&amp;format=xml">Andrew Royce</a>, partner in the firm's Real Estate Department, provides advice on how to navigate through the Land Court's <a href="http://www.mass.gov/courts/docs/courts-and-judges/courts/land-court/guidelines-registered-land.pdf">Guidelines on Registered Land</a> in his latest blog post. &nbsp;</p> <p>Read the post, &quot;Massachusetts Registered Land - A Primer,&quot; <a href="http://blog.sherin.com/blog/bid/350311/Massachusetts-Registered-Land-A-Primer">here</a>. &nbsp;</p>News Items08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31326&format=xmlNew blog post by Bethany A. Bartlett: 2014 Massachusetts Solar Updatehttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31189&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1791&amp;format=xml">Bethany A. Bartlett</a>, partner in the firm's Real Estate Department and chair of the firm's Solar Energy Practice Group, reviews past and future changes regarding solar energy in Massachusetts.</p> <p>Read the post, &ldquo;<u><a href="http://blog.sherin.com/blog/bid/349690/2014-Massachusetts-Solar-Update">2014 Massachusetts Solar Update</a></u>&quot;.</p>News Items30 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31189&format=xmlSherin and Lodgen attorneys attend FBA event with Judge Frank Baileyhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31146&format=xml<p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1815&amp;format=xml">Gary M. Markoff</a>, partner in the firm&rsquo;s Real Estate Department, <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=5859&amp;format=xml">Scott McConchie</a>, partner in the firm's Litigation Department, and&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=6933&amp;format=xml">Jennifer L. Ioli</a>, associate, attended the Federal Bar Association&rsquo;s Breakfast with Chief Judge Bailey.&nbsp; The &ldquo;Bankruptcy issues for non-bankruptcy attorneys&rdquo; event took place on June 26<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;at the U.S. Bankruptcy Court.&nbsp;<span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">&nbsp;</span><br /> <br /> <br type="_moz" /> </span></p> <img src="http://64.118.75.138/D6C897/assets/images/FBA2.jpg" hspace="0" vspace="0" align="absmiddle" alt="" border="0" width="350" height="280" />News Items26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31146&format=xmlSherin and Lodgen participates in GBLS drivehttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31155&format=xml<p>Associates <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=4788&amp;format=xml">Margaret C. Kelty</a> and <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1810&amp;format=xml">Thomas W. Kirchofer</a> attended the Greater Boston Legal Services Associate's Drive on June 25th. Sherin and Lodgen was awarded for 100% participation and the most contributions of any small firm.<br /> <br /> <img src="http://64.118.75.138/D6C897/assets/images//GLS accomplice.jpg" hspace="0" vspace="0" align="absmiddle" alt="" border="0" width="175" height="300" /></p>News Items25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31155&format=xmlGeneral Motors' cautionary tale for corporate counselhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31153&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=6771&amp;format=xml">Sarah E. Idelson</a>, partner in the firm's Corporate Departments and <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1826&amp;format=xml">Debra Squires-Lee</a>, partner in the firm's Litigation Department, recently wrote an article for <i>Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly</i> on the role of in-house counsel in the General Motors investigation.<br /> <br /> Read the article <a href="http://64.118.75.138/D6C897/assets/files/documents/GM%20MLW%20article.pdf">here</a>.</p>Articles19 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31153&format=xmlNew blog post by Thomas W. Kirchofer: Social Media Ethical Guidelines: What Lawyers Need to Knowhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31041&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1810&amp;format=xml">Thomas W. Kirchofer</a>, associate in the firm&rsquo;s Litigation Department, considers the guidelines lawyers should follow when navigating through social media channels.</p> <p>Read the post, &ldquo;<a href="http://blog.sherin.com/all-things-esq/bid/348783/Social-Media-Ethical-Guidelines-What-Lawyers-Need-to-Know">Social Media Ethical Giudelines: What Lawyers Need to Know</a>.&rdquo;</p>News Items18 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31041&format=xmlNew blog post by Tracey M. Stockton: Purchase Money Security Interests - Value Limitedhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30999&format=xml<a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=4948&amp;format=xml">Tracey M. Stockton</a>, partner in the firm's Corporate and Real Estate Departments, reviews the topic of purchase money security interests in her latest blog.<br /> <br /> Read the post <a href="http://blog.sherin.com/blog/bid/348568/Purchase-Money-Security-Interests-Value-Limited">here</a>. &nbsp;News Items17 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30999&format=xmlJudicial Profile: Hon. Judith G. Deinhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30925&format=xml<a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=6933&amp;format=xml">Jennifer L. Ioli</a>, associate in the firm's Litigation Department, recently wrote a profile on Judge Dein for The Federal Lawyer, the magazine of the Federal Bar Association.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> Read the article <a href="http://www.fedbar.org/PDFs/Current-Judicial-Profiles/profile-dein-mayjun14.pdf.aspx">here</a>. &nbsp;Articles13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30925&format=xmlChristine P. Claffey attends NAIOP/SIOR Midyear Market Rounduphttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30930&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=5213&amp;format=xml">Christine P. Claffey</a>, associate in the firm&rsquo;s Real Estate Department, attended NAIOP&rsquo;s and SIOR's Midyear Market Roundup at the Seaport Boston Hotel. The event began with an overview of the economy and its impact on the local real estate market, and was followed by a panel presentation of Greater Boston's leading market experts.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naiopma.org/">NAIOP Massachusetts</a>&nbsp;is the leading voice representing the interests of the real estate industry, including developers, owners and other professionals engaged in real estate development, investment and ownership in the Commonwealth.</p> <p>The <a href="http://www.sior.com/about/sior-overview">SOCIETY OF INDUSTRIAL AND OFFICE REALTORS</a>&reg;&nbsp;is the leading professional commercial and industrial real estate association. With more than 3,000&nbsp;members in more than&nbsp;630 cities in 34 countries, SIOR represents today's most knowledgeable, experienced, and successful commercial real estate brokerage specialists.&nbsp;</p> <p><br /> &nbsp;</p>News Items12 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30930&format=xmlDebra Squires-Lee quoted in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly on Connolly, Geaney, Ablitt & Willard's potential evictionhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30935&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1826&amp;format=xml">Debra Squires-Lee</a>, partner in the firm&rsquo;s Litigation Department and co-chair of the Professional Liability Group, was quoted in <i>Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly</i> on June 12th. The article, &ldquo;Tables are turned for foreclosure law firm,&rdquo; discusses the potential eviction Woburn-based law firm Connolly Geaney Ablitt &amp; Willard currently faces and ethical issues involved.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><i>From the article:</i></p> <p>Debra A. Squires-Lee of Boston&rsquo;s Sherin &amp; Lodgen said the turn of events for Connolly Geaney serves as a cautionary tale for others in the legal profession.</p> <p>&ldquo;It is a very sad and distressing story, and I have a great deal of sympathy for those employees,&rdquo; said Squires-Lee, a legal-malpractice defense litigator. &ldquo;If the allegations are true, the conduct certainly reflects very badly on the legal profession as a whole and, again, if true, arguably violates the ethical rules.&nbsp;The lesson for lawyers is that you can never abdicate ultimate responsibility for law-firm management to non-lawyers.</p>News Items12 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30935&format=xmlProfessional Liability Newsletter: Work-Product Doctrine, Law of Lawyering, Attorney Client Privilegehttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30833&format=xmlRead the June 2014 issue of Sherin and Lodgen's Professional Liability Newsletter:<br /> <br /> <ul> <li><a href="http://blog.sherin.com/all-things-esq/bid/347911/The-Work-Product-Doctrine-Has-Limits">The Work-Product Doctrine Has Limits</a></li> <li><a href="http://blog.sherin.com/all-things-esq/bid/346377/The-Law-of-Lawyering-According-to-Lincoln-Honest-At-All-Events">The Law of Lawyering According to Lincoln</a></li> <li>Supreme Court of the State of Oregon rules on Attorney Client Privilege</li> </ul> <br /> <a href="D6C897/assets/files/Documents/June Prof Liability.html">Click here</a>&nbsp;to read the newletter.Publications and Newsletters10 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30833&format=xmlSherin and Lodgen attorneys attend FBA Receptionhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30841&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1799&amp;format=xml">Anthony L. DeProspo</a>, <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=5859&amp;format=xml">Scott McConchie</a>, <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1818&amp;format=xml">Matthew C. Moschella</a>, and <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1832&amp;format=xml">Sara Jane Shanahan</a>, partners in the firm&rsquo;s Litigation Department, and <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=6933&amp;format=xml">Jennifer L. Ioli</a>, associate at the firm, attended the 2014 Annual Federal Judicial Reception on June 9<sup>th</sup> at the Boston Harbor Hotel. The reception honored Magistrate Judge Robert B. Collings for his dedicated service to the judiciary, the bar, and the community that the court serves. &nbsp;</p>News Items10 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30841&format=xmlNew blog post by Thomas W. Kirchofer: The Work-Product Doctrine Has Limitshttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30828&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1810&amp;format=xml">Thomas W. Kirchofer</a>, associate in the firm&rsquo;s Litigation Department, provides his insight on the work product doctrine and its presence in recent cases.</p> <p>Read the post, &ldquo;<a href="http://blog.sherin.com/all-things-esq/bid/347911/The-Work-Product-Doctrine-Has-Limits">The Work-Product Doctrine Has Limits</a>.&rdquo;</p>News Items09 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30828&format=xmlSherin and Lodgen sponsors East Boston Neighborhood Health Center's Art of Health Care celebrationhttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30824&format=xml<p>Sherin and Lodgen sponsored the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center&rsquo;s second annual Art of Health Care celebration on June 5<sup>th</sup>. The event included a silent auction, guided art tours, and a presentation of health care awards.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1825&amp;format=xml">John J. Slater</a> and <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1805&amp;format=xml">Thomas P. Gorman</a> attended the event.</p> <p>The mission of the <a href="http://www.ebnhc.org/en/about-us/overview.html">East Boston Neighborhood Health Center</a> is to provide easily accessible, affordable, appropriate, high-quality, personalized, coordinated primary care, for all who live and work in East Boston and the surrounding communities, without regard to age, income, insurance status, language, culture, or social circumstances.</p>News Items05 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30824&format=xmlBeth A. Goldstein joins Sherin and Lodgen's Real Estate Departmenthttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30786&format=xml<p>Beth A. Goldstein has joined Sherin and Lodgen as an associate in the firm&rsquo;s Real Estate Department. Beth represents buyers, sellers, developers, and lenders in the sale, acquisition, financing, development, and leasing of commercial real estate throughout Massachusetts and New England.</p> <p>Prior to joining Sherin and Lodgen, Beth was an associate at Smith Duggan Buell &amp; Rufo LLP. While in law school Beth completed a voluntary pro bono pledge, signifying 40+hours of pro bono legal work. Beth is fluent in Spanish.</p> <p>Read Beth&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=7274&amp;format=xml">biography</a> and <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/pub/beth-goldstein/11/327/331">connect with her on LinkedIn.</a></p>News Items04 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30786&format=xmlSherin and Lodgen participates in Lawyers Have Heart 5khttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30689&format=xml<p>Over 20 members of the firm represented Sherin and Lodgen at the 2014 Lawyers Have Heart road race on Monday, June 2<sup>nd</sup>. The 5k took place at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion and brought together 1500 runners and walkers from law firms throughout the city. The race raised over $300,000 for the American Heart Association.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<img src="http://64.118.75.138/D6C897/assets/images/stories/News/Lawyers Have Heart Picstitch.jpg" hspace="0" vspace="0" align="left" alt="" border="0" width="350" height="350" /></p>News Items03 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30689&format=xmlJoshua M. Bowman attends NYU Hospitality Conferencehttp://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31336&format=xml<a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=2458&amp;format=xml">Joshua M. Bowman</a>, partner in the firm's Real Estate Department and Corporate Department and Chair of the firm's Hospitality Practice Group, attended the<a href="http://www.scps.nyu.edu/content/dam/scps/pdf/200/200-4/200-4-16/Tisch-Conference-Agenda-2014.pdf"> 36th Annual NYU Hospitality Conference</a> this week. &nbsp;The conference took place at the New York Marriott Marquis and featured several panel presentations and workshops. &nbsp;News Items03 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=31336&format=xmlNew blog post by Thomas P. Gorman: Buying Standing? Buyer Beware.http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30679&format=xml<p><a href="http://www.sherin.com/?t=3&amp;A=1805&amp;format=xml">Thomas P. Gorman</a>, partner in the firm&rsquo;s Litigation Department, employs the use of a case study in order to discuss the doctrine of standing to sue.</p> <p>Read the post, &ldquo;<a href="http://blog.sherin.com/blog/bid/347441/Buying-Standing-Buyer-Beware">Buying Standing? Buyer Beware</a>.&rdquo;</p>News Items03 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0800http://www.sherin.com/?t=40&an=30679&format=xml