May 18-21, 2015: Annual Conference of the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Authorities (MassNAHRO)

Kopelman and Paige provides a full range of legal services to housing and redevelopment across the Commonwealth.  Attorney Thomas McEnaney, who heads the firm’s housing authority practice, will present a seminar on the Open Meeting Law at this year’s MassNAHRO conference, to be held at the Resort and Conference... read more

Victory for the Town of Ayer: No Unfair Practice to Terminate Employee where Town Meeting has Eliminated all Funding for the Position

David C. Jenkins Attorney David Jenkins won a recent decision in favor of the Town of Ayer from the American Arbitration Association, which ruled that there was no violation of the collective bargaining agreement when a union member was terminated after town meeting eliminated all funding for the department in which the... read more

Attorney Jonathan Silverstein Providing Training to Attorneys at Boston Bar Association Program, “Hot Topics in Zoning Law

Jonathan M. Silverstein On May 6, 2015, Attorney Jonathan Silverstein will be a panelist at the Boston Bar Association’s Continuing Legal Education program designed for attorneys, entitled, “Hot Topics in Zoning Law.” Attorney Silverstein will speak on the topic of the special treatment under the Zoning Act, G. L. c. 40A, §6... read more

Seminar Presentation to Massachusetts Society of Municipal Conservation Professionals on Conservation Land Accessibility

Gregg J. Corbo On April 15, 2015, Attorney Gregg J. Corbo will address the Massachusetts Society of Municipal Conservation Professionals on the subject of the Americans with Disabilities Act Trail Accessibility Requirements at its annual meeting held Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at Broad Meadow Brook Conservation Center & Wildlife Sanctuary, 414 Massasoit... read more

Article on “Municipal Zoning Regulation and Medical Marijuana in Massachusetts” by Attorney Patricia Cantor

Patricia A. Cantor Attorney Patricia A. Cantor’s article entitled “Municipal Zoning Regulation and Medical Marijuana in Massachusetts” appears in the current issue of  the New England Law Review online, published by the New England School of Law Journal.  In this article, Attorney Cantor surveys state-wide municipal responses to the vote on the... read more