Massachusetts now requires Uber driver to carry higher insurance policies to protect personal injury victims.
Massachusetts lawmakers over the weekend passed a bill regulating transportation network companies, or ridesharing firms like Uber and Lyft, that includes
Source: Massachusetts Lawmakers Pass Ridesharing Bill
Massachusetts’ highest court recently ruled in a case of first impression that a workers’ compensation insurer is not entitled to a lien on the money award
Source: Massachusetts Court Rules on Damages for Injured Workers
Injured employees are entitled to keep money awarded for pain and suffering, regardless of any workers’ compensation benefits they receive, according to a Supreme Judicial Court ruling.
Source: SJC ruling protects damages for injured workers – The Boston Globe
Stacey Belle’s attorney said he believes it is one of the biggest sums in damages in Maryland awarded against a hotel for a bedbug case.
Source: Jury in Prince George’s County awards woman $100,000 in bedbug case – The Washington Post
Bay State officials have launched an online service that’s meant to help consumers get protection under the lemon law.
Source: New Website Helps Massachusetts Consumers Use Vehicle Lemon Law « CBS Boston
The Massachusetts Senate’s oversight body is launching an inquiry into homeowners insurance rate increases approved by the Division of Insurance (DOI) this
Source: Massachusetts Senate to Launch Inquiry Into Home Insurance Rate Hikes
Displaced tenants gathered outside of Boston City Hall on March 14, advocating that the city councilors pass a just cause eviction law.
Source: City hall hears proposal of just cause eviction law – Spare Change News
Two national auto lenders have agreed to provide a total of $7.4 million in relief to more than 2,000 Massachusetts car buyers over allegations they charge
Source: 2 Auto Lenders Settle in Massachusetts, Agree to Pay $7.4M in Relief