Posts tagged "state"

Alves v. Massachusetts State Police, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-001-17)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.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-1531                                       Appeals Court

DAVID A. ALVES  vs.  MASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE & others.[1]

No. 15-P-1531.

Bristol.     November 3, 2016. – January 4, 2017.

Present:  Agnes, Blake, & Desmond, JJ.

Res Judicata.  Collateral Estoppel.  Judgment, Preclusive effect.  Negligence, Police.  Practice, Civil, Summary judgment.  State Police.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on June 29, 2012.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - January 5, 2017 at 3:19 am

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DiMasi v. State Board of Retirement, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-056-16)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.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-11971

SALVATORE F. DiMASI  vs.  STATE BOARD OF RETIREMENT & others.[1]

 

 

Suffolk.     February 9, 2016. – April 21, 2016.

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

Public Employment, Forfeiture of retirement benefits.  Retirement.  State Board of Retirement.  Contribution. Words, “Final conviction.”

Civil action commenced in the Supreme Judicial Court for the county of Suffolk on June 16, 2014.

The case was reported by Cordy, J.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - April 21, 2016 at 7:02 pm

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Kilnapp Enterprises, Inc. v. Massachusetts State Automobile Dealers Association, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-030-16)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.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-101                                        Appeals Court

KILNAPP ENTERPRISES, INC.[1]  vs.  MASSACHUSETTS STATE AUTOMOBILE DEALERS ASSOCIATION & others.[2]

No. 15-P-101.

Suffolk.     December 7, 2015. – March 17, 2016.

Present:  Rubin, Maldonado, & Massing, JJ.

Libel and Slander.  Actionable Tort.  Practice, Civil, Motion to dismiss.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on March 10, 2014.

A motion to dismiss was heard by Judith Fabricant, J.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - March 17, 2016 at 2:40 pm

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Insurance Company of the State of Pennsylvania v. Great Northern Insurance Company (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-030-16)

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-11897

INSURANCE COMPANY OF THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA  vs.  GREAT NORTHERN INSURANCE COMPANY.

Suffolk.     November 2, 2015. – March 7, 2016.

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

Workers’ Compensation Act, Insurer, Coverage, Election of remedies.  Insurance, Workers’ compensation insurance, Contribution among insurers, Insurer’s obligation to defend.  Contribution.  Tender.  Election of Remedies.

Certification of a question of law to the Supreme Judicial Court by the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - March 7, 2016 at 6:33 pm

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Saia v. Bay State Gas Company (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-187-15)

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

14-P-1010                                       Appeals Court

DIANE SAIA[1]  vs.  BAY STATE GAS COMPANY.

No. 14-P-1010.

Suffolk.     April 15, 2015. – December 15, 2015.

Present:  Cohen, Wolohojian, & Maldonado, JJ.

Massachusetts Retail Instalment Sales Act.  Massachusetts Consumer Credit Cost Disclosure Act.  Consumer Protection Act, Class action.  Practice, Civil, Summary judgment.  Contract, Lease of equipment.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on November 2, 2010.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - December 15, 2015 at 5:43 pm

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Molina v. State Garden, Inc. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-126-15)

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

14-P-676                                        Appeals Court

ANTONIO PEREZ MOLINA  vs.  STATE GARDEN, INC.

No. 14-P-676.

Suffolk.     December 10, 2014. – September 3, 2015.

Present:  Katzmann, Hanlon, & Maldonado, JJ.

Practice, Civil, Summary judgment.  Workers’ Compensation Act, Action against third person, Identity of employer, Exclusivity provision.  WaiverInsurance, Waiver.  Release.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on October 17, 2011.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 4, 2015 at 12:38 am

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Massachusetts State Automobile Dealers Association, Inc., et al. v. Tesla Motors MA, Inc., et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-163-14)

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-11545

MASSACHUSETTS STATE AUTOMOBILE DEALERS ASSOCIATION, INC., & others[1]  vs.  TESLA MOTORS MA, INC., & another.[2]

Norfolk.     May 6, 2014. – September 15, 2014.

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

Motor Vehicle, Dealer.  Consumer Protection Act, Motor vehicle franchise, Standing.  Practice, Civil, Standing.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on October 16, 2012.

A motion to dismiss was heard by Kenneth J. Fishman, J.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 16, 2014 at 12:27 am

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Estate of Gavin v. Tewksbury State Hospital, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-082-14)

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‑11422

ESTATE OF STEVEN GAVIN  vs.  TEWKSBURY STATE HOSPITAL & another.[1]

Middlesex.     January 6, 2014.  ‑  May 15, 2014.

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

Massachusetts Tort Claims ActWrongful DeathPractice, Civil, Presentment of claim under Massachusetts Tort Claims Act, Wrongful death, Standing.  Negligence, Wrongful death.  Executor and Administrator, Governmental claims.  Words, “Claimant.”

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on March 24, 2011.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - May 15, 2014 at 9:22 pm

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Commissioners of the Bristol County Mosquito Control District v. State Reclamation and Mosquito Control Board, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-184-13)

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‑11320

COMMISSIONERS OF THE BRISTOL COUNTY MOSQUITO CONTROL DISTRICT[1]

vs.  STATE RECLAMATION AND MOSQUITO CONTROL BOARD & another.[2]

Bristol.     September 3, 2013.  ‑  October 30, 2013.

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

Mosquito ControlStatute, Construction.  Moot Question.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on October 8, 2009.

The case was heard by Raymond P. Veary, Jr., J., on motions for summary judgment.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - October 30, 2013 at 7:23 pm

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State Room, Inc. v. MA-60 State Associates, L.L.C., et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-111-13)

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

12‑P‑1915                                       Appeals Court

STATE ROOM, INC.  vs.  MA-60 STATE ASSOCIATES, L.L.C., & others.[1]

No. 12‑P‑1915.

Suffolk.     May 10, 2013.  ‑  September 13, 2013.

Present:  Grasso, Sikora, & Maldonado, JJ.

AppraisalValueLandlord and Tenant, Rent.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on October 6, 2011.

A motion to dismiss was heard by Peter M. Lauriat, J.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 14, 2013 at 3:41 am

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