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Author Archives: New England Biz Law Update staff

FTC proposes blocking noncompetes

FTC headquarters

Employees could no longer require employees to sign noncompete agreements under a rule proposed by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The proposal, which is being regarded as a historic regulatory move, comes over a year after President Joe Biden issued ...

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FAA applies to delivery drivers

Sign advertising Grubhub deliveries

Couriers who handle local, intrastate deliveries are not exempt from the Federal Arbitration Act and can be required to arbitrate disputes because they are not engaged in foreign or interstate commerce, a federal appeals court has ruled. The decision is ...

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Massachusetts announces annual PFML updates

Caring for sick family member

The Massachusetts Department of Family and Medical Leave (DFML) has issued new Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML) workplace posters, notification forms, and rate sheets for all state employers. These updates are part of the DFML’s yearly adjustments to eligibility ...

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2023 Directory of Massachusetts Lobbyists

2023 Directory of Massachusetts Lobbyists

Thank you for taking the time to use the 2023 Directory of Massachusetts Lobbyists. The Directory of Massachusetts Lobbyists is a comprehensive list of lobbyists in the commonwealth, widely used by corporate decision makers, legislators and attorneys as a reference ...

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