Posts tagged "consolidated"

Verizon New England Inc. v. Board of Assessors of Boston (and a consolidated case) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-173-16)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

SJC-12034

VERIZON NEW ENGLAND INC.  vs.  BOARD OF ASSESSORS OF BOSTON (and a consolidated case[1]).

Suffolk.     April 7, 2016. – November 2, 2016.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Duffly, & Hines, JJ.[2]

Telephone Company.  Taxation, Assessors, Personal property tax: value.  Constitutional Law, Taxation.

Appeal from a decision of the Appellate Tax Board.

The Supreme Judicial Court on its own initiative transferred the case from the Appeals Court.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - November 2, 2016 at 3:11 pm

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Chiaraluce v. Zoning Board of Wareham (and a consolidated case) (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-040-16)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

15-P-328                                        Appeals Court

JOSEPH H. CHIARALUCE, trustee,[1]  vs.  ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS OF WAREHAM (and a consolidated case[2]).

No. 15-P-328.

Suffolk.     January 7, 2016. – April 8, 2016.

Present:  Hanlon, Sullivan, & Maldonado, JJ.

Zoning, Nonconforming use or structure, By-law.

Civil actions commenced in the Land Court Department on July 21 and July 25, 2011.

The cases were heard by Gordon H. Piper, J.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - April 8, 2016 at 7:48 pm

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Sebago, et al. v. Boston Cab Dispatch, Inc., et al. (and a consolidated case) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-068-15)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

SJC-11757

BERNARD SEBAGO & others[1]  vs.  BOSTON CAB DISPATCH, INC.,

& others[2] (and a consolidated case[3]).

Suffolk.     January 8, 2015. – April 21, 2015.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Duffly, & Hines, JJ.

Taxicab.  Independent Contractor Act.  Massachusetts Wage Act.  Minimum Wage.  Tips.  Labor, Wages, Minimum wage, Overtime compensation.

Civil actions commenced in the Superior Court Department on March 6 and September 14, 2012.

After consolidation, the case was heard by Linda E. Giles, J., on motions for summary judgment, and the case was reported by her to the Appeals Court.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - April 21, 2015 at 4:05 pm

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City of Brockton v. Energy Facilities Siting Board (No. 1) (and two consolidated cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-131-14)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

SJC-11406

CITY OF BROCKTON  vs.  ENERGY FACILITIES SITING BOARD (No. 1) (and two consolidated cases[1]).

Suffolk.     March 4, 2014. – July 31, 2014.

Present:  Ireland, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Gants, Duffly, & Lenk, JJ.[2]

Energy Facilities Siting Board.  Public Utilities, Energy company, Electric company.  Electric Company.  Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act.  Administrative Law, Decision, Judicial review, Substantial evidence.  Environment, Air pollution, Environmental impact report.  Municipal Corporations, Electric plant, Water supply.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 31, 2014 at 7:20 pm

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Singh v. Capuano (and a consolidated case) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-099-14)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA 02108-1750;  (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

SJC‑11491

SJC‑11565

ANEETA SINGH  vs.  SCOTT CAPUANO

(and a consolidated case[1]).

Middlesex.     February 3, 2014.  ‑  June 11, 2014.

Present:  Ireland, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Gants, Duffly, & Lenk, JJ.

Abuse PreventionWitness, Self‑incrimination.  Practice, Civil, Moot case.

Complaint for protection from abuse filed in the Somerville Division of the District Court Department on February 14, 2013.

Hearings to extend the abuse prevention order were had before Neil J. Walker, J., and Joseph W. Jennings, III, J.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - June 12, 2014 at 12:22 am

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Bank of America, N.A. v. Rosa (and three consolidated cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-198-13)

NOTICE: All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

SJC‑11330

BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.  vs.  CEFERINO S. ROSA

(and three consolidated cases[1]).

Essex.     September 9, 2013.  ‑  December 18, 2013.

Present:  Ireland, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Gants, Duffly, & Lenk, JJ.

Mortgage, Foreclosure.  Summary ProcessHousing Court, Jurisdiction.  Practice, Civil, Summary process, Affirmative defense, Counterclaim and cross‑claim.  Jurisdiction, Summary process, Housing Court, Equitable.  Uniform Summary Process RulesRules of Civil ProcedureStatute, Construction.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - December 19, 2013 at 12:07 am

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