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Nancy S. Shilepsky named a 2021 “Go-To Employment Lawyer” by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

By Sherin and Lodgen on April 16, 2021

Congratulations to Nancy S. Shilepsky, partner in the firm’s Employment Department, on being named a 2021 “Go-To Employment Lawyer” by Massachusetts Lawyers... Read More »

Offer Letter vs. Employment Agreement, Does it Matter?

By Brian J. MacDonough and Nancy S. Shilepsky on April 5, 2021
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Are the terms of an offer letter enforceable? If the offer is accepted, the answer is usually a resounding “yes,”... Read More »

COBRA Alert: Enhanced Benefits for Those Eligible

By Gavriela M. Bogin-Farber on April 1, 2021

On March 11, 2021, President Biden signed into law the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), which provides important health insurance... Read More »

Nancy S. Shilepsky and Brian J. MacDonough published in Law360 on the application of the doctrine of the ministerial exception

By Sherin and Lodgen on April 1, 2021
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Nancy S. Shilepsky, partner in the firm’s Employment Department, and Brian J. MacDonough, chair of the department, were published in Law360 on March... Read More »

Discrimination Alert: Most Employees of Religious Institutions Remain Protected, At Least for Now

By Nancy S. Shilepsky on March 9, 2021
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On March 5, 2021, the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts (the SJC), issued a decision that prevents religious institutions from... Read More »

Non-Competition Agreements: The Material Change Doctrine is Alive and Well

By Brian J. MacDonough on February 19, 2021

For years now, it seems that every annual “hot topics & trends” list within the legal and business community has... Read More »

One Year and Counting: Employee Rights in a Post-COVID Workplace

By David I. Brody on February 19, 2021

One year into the pandemic, life feels as uncertain as ever. This uncertainty extends to questions about employee rights and... Read More »

Our “Top Five to Ten” List of Important Recent and Upcoming Cases

By Gavriela M. Bogin-Farber on February 19, 2021
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As we turn the page on 2020, we offer a brief look back at several significant employment decisions over the... Read More »

Sherin and Lodgen adds new associate to Employment Law Department

By Sherin and Lodgen on November 19, 2020

Sherin and Lodgen is pleased to announce the addition of Gavriela M. Bogin-Farber as an associate in the firm’s Employment Law Department. She... Read More »

Sherin and Lodgen Employment Law Department named to the 2021 Benchmark Litigation list

By Sherin and Lodgen on October 28, 2020
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Sherin and Lodgen's Employment Group was ranked as a leading firm for Labor & Employment in the 2021 edition of... Read More »