July 24, 2015

Massachusetts’ Rules on Spanking: The Parental Privilege Defense

Massachusetts’ Rules on Spanking: The Parental Privilege Defense By Amanda Castro, Esq. A recent Supreme Judicial Court decision allows parents to use reasonable force in disciplining […]
July 7, 2015

Special Needs Trusts (SNT’s) and Section 8 Housing Eligibility

By Melissa A. Levine-Piro, Esq. As a law firm, Levine-Piro Law does extensive estate planning for our clients, including the drafting of Special Needs Trusts (SNT’s). […]
June 10, 2015

Massachusetts New Sick Leave Law

Approved by Massachusetts voters in November of 2014, the Earned Sick Time law will go into effect on July 1, 2015. The new law allows for […]
April 17, 2015

Judge rules divorce papers can be served via Facebook

By Virginia A. Dyer, Associate Levine-Piro Law, PC On March 27, 2015 the Supreme Court in New York County made a decision that allowed a Wife […]
April 8, 2015

Automatic Restraining Orders in the Probate and Family Court

By Virginia A. Dyer, Esq., Associate Levine-Piro Law The automatic restraining order relates to financial, health insurance, and beneficiary issues of parties to a divorce. When […]