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
September 18, 2017

M&P Welcomes New Associate Attorneys

Melick & Porter is pleased to welcome two new associate attorneys.
September 01, 2017

Workers Providing Services to a Single Employer May Be Independent Contractors Not Entitled to Unemployment Compensation

In a ruling favorable to employers, the Connecticut Supreme Court recently ruled that a worker may be considered an independent contractor for purposes of Connecticut's Unemployment Compensation Act