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August 21, 2019 | Employment Law |

New Rhode Island Law Limits Non-Compete Agreements

By Brian J. Lamoureux

Rhode Island recently joined a growing list of states with laws limiting the ability of employers to use non-compete agreements in the workplace. Employers often insist that employees sign non-compete…

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July 8, 2019 | Court Decisions |

Supreme Court Rules States Cannot Tax Trust Income Solely Based on Beneficiary’s Residence

By Jason S. Palmisano

In N.C. Dep’t of Revenue v. Kimberley Rice Kaestner 1992 Family Trust, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision on June 21, 2019 holding the State of North Carolina…

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June 10, 2019 | Business |

New Deadlines Announced for Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave Law

By William F. Miller

In 2018, Massachusetts passed a new law that provides workers with paid family and medical leave (the “PFML Law”). With limited exceptions, it applies to most Massachusetts employers, large and…

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May 17, 2019 | Business |

Artificial Intelligence – What The Developing Landscape Means For Your Business

By Kas R. DeCarvalho

The Artificial Intelligence (“AI”) industry is rapidly emerging as one of the most interesting new advancements likely to impact a broad array of industries. AI is well beyond the nascent…

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