Employment Blog

July 2021

Updated Bulletin Regarding COBRA Premium Assistance Under ARPA

07/20/2021   |   BY Sherin and Lodgen

The IRS recently issued a detailed notice (Notice 2021-31) providing much-needed guidance on the application of the temporary premium assistance... Read More »

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Not So Fast: A Cautionary Tale Regarding “Mistakes” In Employment Agreements

07/20/2021   |   BY Brian J. MacDonough

Consider the following fact pattern: Employer makes the decision to terminate a senior-level Executive. This is a without cause termination... Read More »

Top Five to Ten

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

07/20/2021   |   BY David I. Brody

When we published our February newsletter, COVID-related closures were still commonplace, vaccines were only first making their way to the... Read More »

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Brian J. MacDonough named “Employment Law Trailblazer” by The National Law Journal

07/14/2021   |   BY Sherin and Lodgen

Brian J. MacDonough, chair of the firm's Employment Department, has been named to The National Law Journal’s (NLJ) third annual... Read More »

3 Discrimination Takeaways From The Latest High Court Term

07/07/2021   |   BY Sherin and Lodgen

Gavriela M. Bogin-Farber, senior associate in the firm’s Employment Department and president of Massachusetts Employment Lawyers Association (MELA), was quoted... Read More »