Don’t Dance and Drink

You’re at a club; you’re on the dance floor; people are dancing with drinks in their hands; your foot hits a wet spot; and as a result of the fall, your leg gets broken. Is the club responsible for your injury? In Sarkisian v. Concept Restaurants, Inc., the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court announced an expansion […]

Know Your Rights Before You Drive

Massachusetts law allows motorists to decline field sobriety tests. You cannot be penalized for refusing to take a field sobriety test, although license suspension may apply for refusing a breathalyzer test. See Massachusetts OUI Brochure. The fact that you refused a field sobriety test cannot be used against you in court. See Commonwealth v. Blais, […]