Tag: Superior Court

Massachusetts Permit Session Jurisdiction Explained

By Sander A. Rikleen and Jennifer L. Ioli on February 27, 2015
the word "permits" labeled on a blue binder in a office

On February 27th, the Massachusetts Appeals Court again held that certain land use appeals under Mass. G.L.c. 185, §3A, cannot... Read More »

Buying Standing? Buyer Beware.

By Thomas P. Gorman on June 3, 2014
a hand dropping keys into another hand

The doctrine of standing to sue -- the status that allows a plaintiff to bring a lawsuit in the first... Read More »

This couldn’t happen in my mixed-use condominium….or could it?

By Peter Friedenberg on April 1, 2014
apartments and a view of the street

I just finished reading an article about a recent Superior Court case, Board of Trustees of the Gates of Greenwood... Read More »

Lender’s Title Insurance Coverage Does Not Extend to Lender Liability Claims

By Joshua M. Alper on August 23, 2013
a tab of a folder that says "title insurance"

The decision of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (“SJC”)  in Deutsche Bank National Association v. First American Title Insurance Company,... Read More »

No writing? No problem. When a Purchase & Sale may be found enforceable

By Bethany A. Bartlett on July 18, 2012
laptop with hands typing and black wall with white envelopes on it

On May 22, 2012, a judge of the Middlesex Superior Court found that a buyer and seller intended to be... Read More »