Rulings and Decisions

Goff, et al v. Jeoung Kim, et al

Court granted Defendant, Jeoung Kim’s, Motion for Summary Judgment. Goff, et al v. Jeoung Kim, et al

Hall v. Bridier, et al

Court granted the defendants an award of appellate attorney’s fees and costs. Hall v Bridier, et al, Massachusetts Appeals Court No. 2015-P-1583

Ries, et al v. Capone Iron Corporation, et al v. D&S Commercial Masonry

This matter, which arose from a large construction project, involved a Plaintiff inspector’s claims against the general contractor, the project manager and the steel subcontractor. The steel subcontractor, as Defendant/Third-Party Plaintiff, asserted claims against Third-Party Defendant D&S Masonry, the masonry subcontractor. The Court allowed D&S Masonry’s motion for summary judgment, agreeing that since D&S Masonry, […]

Brinkman v. Keating, et al

Court granted Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment.  Because the record showed no more than joint ownership of a communal supply of alcohol, the Plaintiff had no reasonable expectation of establishing social host liability at trial and Defendants are entitled to judgment as matter of law. Paul Brinkman v. Paul Keating & another, Civil Action No. 2012-1117B […]

Pagan v. Abdala & Others

Court granted Defendant The Lazy Frog’s partial summary judgment.  There is no evidence Defendant The Lazy Frog exhibited the type of conduct necessary to survive summary judgment on a claim for gross negligence.  There is also no evidence that The Lazy Frog had any role in the design, construction or maintenance of the course. Domingo […]

Parsons, et al v. Town of Tewksbury, et al.

Parsons, et al v. Town of Tewksbury, et al., Civil Action No. 2009-1595 (Middlesex Superior Court) (Ullman, J)