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RIW employment attorney Dave Robinson quoted in Boston Herald article regarding Recreational Marijuana Legal Ramifications

RIW employment attorney Dave Robinson quoted in Boston Herald article regarding Recreational Marijuana Legal Ramifications. Full article. 

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POSTED IN: Articles & Quotes, Employment Law, News

Tax Alert: Operating Agreements Must be Revised to Deal with New IRS Audit Powers

The new IRS audit procedures for partnerships (and limited liability companies taxed as partnerships) are now in effect for tax years that begin on or after January 1, 2018. The new procedures are designed strictly to help the IRS when it audits partnerships and LLCs. Legal protections that previously benefited LLC members, such as notice…

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POSTED IN: Corporate & Business, News, Tax Law

RIW Trusts & Estates Attorney Bill Friedler Appointed to the Brookline Community Foundation Professional Advisors Committee

Congratulations to RIW Trusts & Estates attorney Bill Friedler for his appointment to the Brookline Community Foundation Professional Advisors Committee.

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POSTED IN: News, Trusts & Estates

Federal Claims Administration for Construction Contractors Webinar

Doing business with the federal government is always a tricky endeavor, and it can be especially daunting in the context of construction claims.  Understanding the contractual and regulatory framework is crucial to preserving claims and ultimately getting paid. To help navigate these waters, RIW construction and procurement attorney Kirk J. McCormick will present an interactive…

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RIW Business and Hospitality attorneys Lou Katz and Russ Stein will present a panel at the Restaurant Finance & Development Conference

RIW attorneys Lou Katz & Russ Stein will be presenting a panel at the Restaurant Finance & Development Conference on November 13th at the Wynn/Encore in Las Vegas. The panel topic will be on Revenue Generation Beyond the Four Walls and will include Jack Huang, CEO, Douzo, Steve DiFillippo, CEO, Davio’s Restaurants, and Paul Wahlberg, Chef, Wahlburgers. More information.

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POSTED IN: Events, Hospitality & Retail Services

RIW Participates at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

RIW’s Brad Croft, Jim Fox, and Jayne Mahoney participated in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk which took place on September 30, 2018 at the Boston DCR Hatch Shell.

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POSTED IN: Events, News

RIW Real Estate attorney Michael Rosen assisting Valley Green Grow in land development dispute with regard to state-of-the-art cannabis cultivation facility

RIW Real Estate attorney Michael Rosen is assisting Valley Green Grow in a land development dispute with regard to the start of a state-of-the-art cannabis cultivation facility.  Full article.

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POSTED IN: Commercial Real Estate, News

RIW Hospitality & Retail Services Attorney Kelly Caralis to Moderate at Boston magazine’s Top 50 Restaurants Event

RIW’s Hospitality & Retail Services attorney Kelly Caralis will moderate the panel at Boston magazine’s Top 50 Restaurants Event on October 30th at City Winery Boston. Joining the panel will be Cat Silirie, Executive Wine Director and Wine Buyer, Barbara Lynch Collective Karen Akunowicz, Chef/Owner, Fox & the Knife, and Kelly Walsh, Co-Owner and COO, Sweet Cheeks Q, Tiger Mama,…

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Massachusetts Law Strictly Limits Non-Competes Starting on October 1, 2018

On August 10, 2018, Governor Baker signed a new bill into law that significantly restricts the use of non-compete agreements in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Noncompetition Agreement Act goes into effect on October 1, 2018, which does not provide employers much time to digest these changes and make necessary modifications to update their agreements. Below is brief…

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POSTED IN: Employment Law, News

RIW Attorney’s David Robinson and Adam Barnosky will be speaking at the National Retail Tenant Association’s Annual Conference this Fall

David Robinson and Adam Barnosky will be speaking at the National Retail Tenant Association’s annual conference, which is being held from September 30 – October 3, 2018 in Houston, Texas.  The NRTA provides retail, office, corporate, industrial and franchise tenants with the highest level of Real Estate Administration Education.  David will be speaking on negotiation…

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