December 01, 2017

Intoxicated Sucker Punch Precluded Homeowners Coverage For Bodily Injury

The Massachusetts Appeals Court recently heard the case of Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Company v. Ryan Casey and another.
November 30, 2017

MassDLA Presentation

On November 30, 2017, Melick & Porter hosted a Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association presentation on “Addressing Damages Issues in a Catastrophic Injury Case.”
November 02, 2017

2018 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms"

As we near our 35th anniversary, Melick & Porter is pleased to announce that we were again included in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" for 2018.
November 01, 2017

A Cautionary Tale of Workers’ Compensation Claims

The Connecticut Supreme Court recently heard arguments on an important issue for employers – the inclusion of workers’ compensation claims in general releases signed by departing employees.
October 01, 2017

Arbitration of Underinsured Motorist Coverage

The Massachusetts Appeals Court recently confirmed an insurance company’s right, under both statutory law (M.G.L. c. 175, § 111D) and the terms of its policy