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Wednesday, April 01, 2020
From:  Benjamin Fierro III, HBRAMA Lobbyist           LYNCH & FIERRO LLP           6 Beacon Street, Suite 425           Boston, MA 02108-383 Governor Charlie Baker today extended his emergency order to close non-essential businesses and his stay-at-home advisory until May 4. It requires all businesses and organizations that do not provide "COVID-19 Essential Services" to close their physical ...read more
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Tuesday, March 17, 2020
State Issues Guidance for Building Officials COVID-19  (as posted on www.hbrama.org)  On Tuesday, March 17, the state Office of Public Safety and Inspections issued the following guidance for local building officials relative to the state of emergency declared by Gov. Baker.Due to the outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), some municipalities have instituted mitigation measures to ...read more
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Tuesday, March 17, 2020
From: Andrea Goldman, BRAGB Counsel   Yesterday I received my first call from a client with a corona-virus related legal question: If their company suspended projects for two weeks, would they get sued? Would they be facing legal liability? So, I would like to provide some reassurance and advice for those of you in the construction industry. First, the disclaimers. I am not a medical ...read more
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