Sheehan Phinney Attorneys Win $1.2 Million Decision

(September 14, 2016, Boston, MA) – On September 8, 2016, Sheehan Phinney shareholders Charles Waters and Peter Cowan received an award of $1.2 million on behalf of the firm’s client pursuant to a 

Posted on Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 in Press Releases, Author: Charles M. Waters

Executive Action on Immigration Reform

CLIENT ALERT By Jim Reidy & Nate Warecki On Thursday evening November 20th President Barrack Obama, as promised, announced a string of executive actions concerning the United States immigration system.  This 

Posted on Monday, August 22nd, 2016 in , Author: James P. Reidy

Massachusetts’ Mandatory Sick Time Law

CLIENT ALERT By Mark Ventola Voters in Massachusetts recently approved the ballot measure requiring employers to provide sick time for all employees. In doing so, Massachusetts joined a small group 

Posted on Monday, August 22nd, 2016 in , Author: Mark J. Ventola

Sheehan Phinney Named Top in State by Best Lawyers®

Sheehan Phinney is proud to announce that twenty-seven attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America© 2017, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

Posted on Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 in Press Releases, Author: Elizabeth Bailey

Confusion over Fiduciary Duties to Former LLC Members

CLIENT ALERT – A recent amendment to the New Hampshire Limited Liability Company Act, that went into effect on August 9, 2016, increases the uncertainty surrounding the duties that an LLC and its members owe to a former LLC member under the statute.

Posted on Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 in , Author: Michael J. Drooff

Massachusetts’ Pay Equity Law

CLIENT ALERT By Mark J. Ventola Joining a growing number of states that have recently enacted pay equity legislation, on August 1, 2016, The Massachusetts Legislature approved a new pay 

Posted on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 in , Author: Mark J. Ventola

Reidy Speaks at SHRM Annual Conference

On June 22, 2016 Sheehan Phinney shareholder James P. Reidy spoke at the Society for Human Resource Management Employment Law and Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C.

Posted on Friday, July 1st, 2016 in Press Releases, Author: James P. Reidy

Practitioner Tax Alert

Recently passed changes in IRS partnership audit rules could have unintended economic consequences for partners and may require revisions to partnership agreements and LLC operating agreements. Acting now to revise partnership and LLC agreements could allow partnerships to immediately take advantage of some of the new procedures.

Posted on Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 in , Author: Russell J. Stein

Sheehan Phinney Earns Top Rankings by Chambers USA

The firm of Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA has once again received the highest rankings in New Hampshire for 2016 by Chambers USA, a prestigious directory of the country’s top law firms.

Posted on Monday, June 13th, 2016 in Firm News, Author: Elizabeth Bailey

Sheehan Phinney’s Intellectual Property Group Recognized by Managing Intellectual Property for 2016

Sheehan Phinney is proud to announce it has been honored by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine as the 2016 Intellectual Property, Tier 1, Highly Recommended law firm in New Hampshire for the third consecutive year. The publication also recognized firm shareholders, Peter A. Nieves, Christopher Cole and Robert H. Miller as IP Stars for their individual contributions and recognition within the intellectual property field.

Posted on Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 in Press Releases, Author: Christopher Cole

Reidy Quoted in NH Union Leader

Sheehan Phinney shareholder James P. Reidy was quoted in the May 28, 2016 issue of the New Hampshire Union Leader.

Posted on Sunday, May 29th, 2016 in Press Releases, Author: James P. Reidy

New Rules Extend Visas for STEM Graduates

Regulations often make businesses cringe, but not this one. A new rule will allow international students in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) fields to be employed in the United States 

Posted on Thursday, May 26th, 2016 in Article, Author: Nathan P. Warecki

Firm Named 2016 Business of the Year by Business NH Magazine

Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green is honored to have been named the 2016 Business of the Year for Business Services by Business NH Magazine. The firm was selected based on business success, contributions and leadership within the legal profession, community and state during the past year.

Posted on Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 in , Author: Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green

Cook Receives New London Town Award

Sheehan Phinney shareholder Bradford E. Cook was presented with the New London Town Award by Colby Sawyer College at their annual commencement on May 7th, 2016.

Posted on Monday, May 23rd, 2016 in Press Releases, Author: Bradford E. Cook

Want to Be an Entrepreneur?

Millennials get a bad rap, often pegged as lazy, entitled and non-committal. However, millennials are an entrepreneurial generation, creating their own jobs when there were no jobs to be had. 

Posted on Thursday, May 5th, 2016 in Article, Author: Jocelyn R. Beiswenger

Pending Changes to Massachusetts Employment Law

In the current Massachusetts legislative session, a number of bills are pending that have the potential to increase employee protections and, in turn, impose further burdens on employers. Read the 

Posted on Sunday, May 1st, 2016 in Article, Author: David Hartnagel

Reidy Quoted in Business Management Daily

Sheehan Phinney shareholder James P. Reidy was quoted in the March 31, 2016 online issue of the Business Management Daily, in an article titled “Telecommuting policy needs to address tech”.

Posted on Friday, April 1st, 2016 in Press Releases, Author: James P. Reidy

Reidy Quoted in National SHRM Article

Sheehan Phinney shareholder James P. Reidy was quoted in the March 16, 2016 Society For Human Resources (SHRM) article “Massive D.C. Subway Closure Shows Need for Continuity Plans”, which appeared on the national SHRM website.

Posted on Thursday, March 17th, 2016 in Press Releases, Author: James P. Reidy

In-House Lawyer’s Advice to Competitor Not Barred

Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA shareholder Mark J. Ventola was quoted in the February 11th issue of Mass Lawyers Weekly in an article entitled “In-House Lawyer’s Advice to Competitor Not Barred”.

Posted on Thursday, February 11th, 2016 in Press Releases, Author: Mark J. Ventola