Posts tagged "Service"

Dental Service of Massachusetts, Inc. v. Commissioner of Revenue (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-059-18)

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SJC-12346

DENTAL SERVICE OF MASSACHUSETTS, INC.  vs.
COMMISSIONER OF REVENUE.

Suffolk.     December 5, 2017. – April 13, 2018.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, & Cypher, JJ.

Taxation, Abatement, Insurance company, Excise.  Practice, Civil, Abatement.  Insurance, Health and accident, Group, Coverage.  Statute, Construction.  Words, “Covered persons.”

Appeal from a decision of the Appellate Tax Board.

The Supreme Judicial Court granted an application for direct appellate review. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - April 14, 2018 at 1:21 am

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Spencer v. Civil Service Commission, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-046-18)

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SJC-12326

LUIS S. SPENCER  vs.  CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION & another.[1]

Suffolk.     December 4, 2017. – March 27, 2018.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Gaziano, Lowy, Cypher, & Kafker, JJ.

Commissioner of CorrectionPublic Employment, Resignation.  Civil Service, Decision of Civil Service Commission, Termination of employment, Findings by commission.  Jurisdiction, Civil Service Commission.  Words, “Termination of his service.”

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on December 8, 2015. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - March 27, 2018 at 6:20 pm

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Service Employees International Union, Local 509, et al. v. Auditor of the Commonwealth, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-186-16)

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SJC-12126

SERVICE EMPLOYEES INTERNATIONAL UNION, LOCAL 509, & others[1]  vs.  AUDITOR OF THE COMMONWEALTH & others.[2]

Suffolk.     September 6, 2016. – December 9, 2016.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Botsford, Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, & Budd, JJ.

Privatization Act.  Auditor.  Commissioner of Mental Health.  Public Welfare, Department of Health and Human Services.  Mental Health.  Practice, Civil, Action in nature of certiorari.

Civil action commenced in the Supreme Judicial Court for the county of Suffolk on April 8, 2016. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - December 9, 2016 at 9:37 pm

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Service Employees International Union, Local 509 v. Department of Mental Health, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-180-16)

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SJC-12035

SERVICE EMPLOYEES INTERNATIONAL UNION, LOCAL 509  vs.  DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH & others.[1]

Suffolk.     September 6, 2016. – November 22, 2016.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Botsford, Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, & Budd, JJ.

Privatization Act.  Commissioner of Mental Health.  Commonwealth, Contracts.  Contract, Validity.  Public Employment.  Laches.  Practice, Civil, Judgment on the pleadings.

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - November 22, 2016 at 9:45 pm

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Thompson, et al. v. Civil Service Commission, et al. (and a companion case) (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-144-16)

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15-P-330                                        Appeals Court

PRESTON THOMPSON & others[1]  vs.  CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION & another[2] (and a companion case[3]).

No. 15-P-330.

Suffolk.     May 10, 2016. – October 7, 2016.

Present:  Cypher, Blake, & Henry, JJ.

Civil Service, Police, Termination of employment, Testing, Reinstatement of personnel, Decision of Civil Service Commission.  Labor, Police, Collective bargaining, Discharge.  Municipal Corporations, Police, Collective bargaining.  Police, Discharge, Collective bargaining.  Public Employment, Police, Collective bargaining, Termination, Reinstatement of personnel.  Administrative Law, Substantial evidence.  Damages, Back pay. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - October 7, 2016 at 4:42 pm

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National Grid USA Service Company, Inc. v. Commissioner of Revenue (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-065-16)

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14-P-1861                                       Appeals Court

NATIONAL GRID USA SERVICE COMPANY, INC.  vs.  COMMISSIONER OF REVENUE.

No. 14-P-1861.

Suffolk.     December 11, 2015. – June 8, 2016.

Present:  Cypher, Carhart, & Blake, JJ.

Taxation, Abatement, Corporate excise.  Public Utilities.

Appeal from a decision of the Appellate Tax Board.

John S. Brown (Donald-Bruce Abrams with him) for the taxpayer.

Brett M. Goldberg for Commissioner of Revenue. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - June 8, 2016 at 7:04 pm

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City of Springfield v. United Public Service Employees Union (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-035-16)

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15-P-742                                        Appeals Court

CITY OF SPRINGFIELD  vs.  UNITED PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYEES UNION.

No. 15-P-742.

Hampden.     February 11, 2016. – March 25, 2016.

Present:  Kafker, C.J., Rubin, & Agnes, JJ.

Arbitration, Collective bargaining, Authority of arbitrator, Judicial review.  Employment, Sexual harassment, Termination.  Public Policy.  Public Employment, Collective bargaining, Termination, Reinstatement of personnel.  Civil Service, Termination of employment, Reinstatement of personnel. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - March 25, 2016 at 3:52 pm

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Evans v. Mayer Tree Service, Inc., et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-024-16)

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14-P-1642                                       Appeals Court

GEORGE EVANS  vs.  MAYER TREE SERVICE, INC., & others.[1]

No. 14-P-1642.

Worcester.     September 9, 2015. – March 3, 2016.

Present:  Meade, Wolohojian, & Milkey, JJ.

Practice, Civil, Summary judgment, Relief from judgment. Commissioner of the Department of Conservation & Recreation.  Trespass.  Real Property, Trespass, Removal of timber.  Nuisance.  Consumer Protection Act, Insurance, Unfair act or practice.  Insurance, Unfair act or practice. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - March 4, 2016 at 1:08 am

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City of Worcester v. Civil Service Commission (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-016-15)

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12-P-1844                                       Appeals Court

CITY OF WORCESTER  vs.  CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION & another.[1]

No. 12-P-1844.

Suffolk.     December 6, 2013. – February 26, 2015.

Present:  Fecteau, Sullivan, & Maldonado, JJ.

Practice, Civil, Review respecting civil service.  Civil Service, Police, Decision of Civil Service Commission, Termination of employment, Judicial review.  Administrative Law, Hearing, Judicial review.  Municipal Corporations, Police.  Police, Discharge.  Public Employment, Police, Termination.  Statute, Construction. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 26, 2015 at 8:26 pm

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Mendonca v. Civil Service Commission, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-162-14)

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13-P-1979                                       Appeals Court

Paul Mendonca  vs.  Civil Service Commission & another.[1]

No. 13-P-1979.

Suffolk.     September 15, 2014. – December 12, 2014.

Present:  Berry, Kafker, & Carhart, JJ.

Veteran.  Handicapped Persons.  Public Employment, Provisional employee, Termination, Reinstatement of personnel.  Civil Service, Termination of employment, Reinstatement of personnel.  Employment, Termination.  Administrative Law, Substantial evidence. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - December 12, 2014 at 4:11 pm

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