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At Your Service Newsletter: December 2019

In this issue of the RIW At Your Service Newsletter: Upcoming Industry Events Articles: • Hospitality & Retail Industries Potentially Impacted as Massachusetts Looks to Lead States Codifying Data Privacy Protections • Cannabis Cafes & Home Delivery Approved by State Regulators • 4 Key Legal Considerations When Choosing Your Restaurant’s Location • Marketing Corner Industry Trends/News Client News Events…

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POSTED IN: Articles & Quotes, At Your Service, Hospitality & Retail Services, News

RIW Attorney Christopher Agostino Presented at the National Institute for Coastal & Harbor Infrastructure Conference in Boston

On October 24, 2019, Ruberto, Israel & Weiner sponsored a conference hosted by the National Institute for Coastal & Harbor Infrastructure (NICHI) in Boston. More than 160 attendees gathered to learn more about the impact of sea level rise and storm surge on the City of Boston and other communities surrounding the Boston Harbor. RIW…

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POSTED IN: Commercial Real Estate, News

Lena Finnerty DeLuca Joins Ruberto, Israel & Weiner’s Litigation Group

RIW is pleased to announce that Lena Finnerty DeLuca has joined the firm as an associate in our Litigation Department. Lena’s practice focuses on representing individual and institutional clients in areas including commercial and business litigation, construction litigation, land use, and employment matters. Lena’s diverse background includes jury trial experience as both lead and second-chair…

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POSTED IN: Litigation, News

RIW Attorneys Receive 2019 Super Lawyers Recognition

Ruberto, Israel & Weiner congratulates Bradley L. Croft, Bill Friedler, Adam Barnosky, and Michael J. Barone, Jr. for being recognized as a part of the 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Bradley Croft has been recognized as a Massachusetts Super Lawyer in Construction Litigation for the seventh consecutive year. Bill Friedler has been recognized as a…

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Alison Albanese Joins Ruberto, Israel & Weiner

RIW is pleased to announce that Alison Albanese has joined the firm as an associate of our Corporate & Business Law group. Alison will also work with RIW’s Banking, Finance & Lending and Commercial Real Estate teams. She has served as counsel to a wide range of businesses, including representing clients in commercial real estate transactions, corporate…

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POSTED IN: Corporate & Business, News

Ruberto, Israel & Weiner Served as Legal Counsel to Merrimack Valley Plastics for Envases USA Acquisition

Ruberto, Israel & Weiner (RIW) is pleased to announce that client Merrimack Valley Plastics (MVP) of Methuen, Mass., was recently acquired by Envases USA. RIW served as legal counsel on the transaction, working closely with MVP to ensure a strategic and tax-efficient acquisition process. Over the past few years, MVP has enjoyed a close manufacturing…

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POSTED IN: Articles & Quotes, Corporate & Business, Mergers & Acquisitions, News

Ruberto, Israel & Weiner Attorneys Michael Rosen and Bradley Croft Obtain a Precedent Setting Land Use Decision Affecting Cannabis Cultivation in Massachusetts

Ruberto, Israel & Weiner (RIW) attorneys, led by Land Use Attorney Michael Rosen and Litigator Bradley Croft, obtained a precedent setting land use decision affecting cannabis cultivation in Massachusetts. The ruling clarifies that the exclusion of cannabis from the definition of “agriculture” under MGL Chapter 40A, Section 3 (the Dover Act) applies only to the…

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POSTED IN: Articles & Quotes, Cannabis, Commercial Real Estate, Litigation, News

RIW Attorney Christopher Agostino Presents at National Institute for Coastal & Harbor Infrastructure Boston Harbor Storm Surge Working Group

On July 31, 2019, Ruberto, Israel & Weiner Attorney Christopher Agostino joined a panel of engineers, economists, and planners to present the case for a regional “Layered Defense” approach to protect Boston and surrounding communities from the effects of sea level rise and storm surge. RIW is a member of the National Institute for Coastal…

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POSTED IN: Articles & Quotes, Commercial Real Estate, News

Rion M. Vaughan Joins Ruberto, Israel & Weiner’s Banking, Finance & Lending Department and Bankruptcy, Workout & Insolvency Group

RIW is pleased to announce that Rion M. Vaughan has joined the firm as a member of our Banking, Finance & Lending Department and the Bankruptcy, Workout & Insolvency Group. He focuses his practice on representing businesses and lending institutions in matters related to secured transactions, commercial real estate, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, corporate…

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At Your Service Newsletter: August 2019

In this issue of the RIW At Your Service Newsletter: Cannabis Update; Marketing Corner; Industry Trends/News; Client News; Events & Participation; Restaurant Trends Seminar Recap – Check out the full At Your Service Newsletter: August 2019 Edition

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POSTED IN: Articles & Quotes, At Your Service, Hospitality & Retail Services, News