On Friday, January 19, 2024 Liz will present at the Massachusetts Municipal Association (MMA) Annual Meeting. Liz will be hosting a collective bargaining workshop for the Massachusetts Municipal Human Resources (MMHR) on responding to grievances and navigating arbitration. For more information, please click here.
Rob Hillman will present at the Massachusetts Municipal Councillors’ Association (MMA) Newly Elected Training on Saturday, December 9, 2023. Rob will be presenting on general guidelines for council rules and code of conduct. For more information, please click here.
On Friday, December 8, 2023 Nick will present at the COSA Annual Conference at the UMass Club in Boston. Nick will discuss updates and trends in collective bargaining. For more information, please click here.
On Friday, November 10, 2023 Liz and Nick will present at the MASC/MASS Annual Joint Conference in Hyannis. Liz and Nick will discuss trends in collective bargaining.
Attorney Ann Marie Noonan will present at the Massachusetts Municipal Councillors’ Association (MMA) Statewide Meeting on April 27, 2023. Ann Marie will be presenting on engaging with constituents and others on social media from both a professional account as well as a personal account and understanding the risks and requirements of such engagement and how to ensure compliance with all necessary state and federal laws, including but not limited to public records and open meeting laws. For more information please click here.
Attorney Jen King will present at the Massachusetts Association of School Business Officials (MASBO) April Law Institute on April 12, 2023. Jen will discuss student discipline law changes. For full details on the agenda, please click here.
Attorneys Liz Valerio and Nick Dominello will present at the annual School Law Day conference of the Massachusetts Association of Personnel Administrators (MASPA) on March 17, 2023. Liz and Nick will discuss employee conflicts and leaves, including paid parental leave.
On Tuesday, March 7, 2023 Ann Marie will present at the MMA webinar. Ann Marie will be on a panel discussing legal considerations for social media policies and practices for municipalities and their governing bodies.
Effective January 1, 2022 Nick Dominello was named President of the Massachusetts Council of School Attorneys, an affiliate organization of the Massachusetts Association of School Committees (MASC). After serving as a former COSA Officer, member at large, Nick was elected President of COSA for a one-year term (January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2023) during the organization’s 2021 annual meeting.
The newly elected 2022 COSA officers can be found here on the MASC website: https://www.masc.org/about-us-2/cosa/cosa-officers.
On Friday, March 18, 2022 Liz and Nick presented at the MASPA School Law Day webinar. Liz and Nick discussed Ongoing Bargaining Trends and Employee Issues Associated with COVID-19.