Massachusetts Law Updates

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Monthly Archives: July 2011

Must employers keep workers cool? Posted on Jul 22

While there are guidelines for workplace temperatures in Massachusetts, there are few requirements, such as the requirement that workplaces be heated from Oct 15 to May 15. [See Mass GL c 149, s 13.] Proper heat ranges vary but here is what they look like   …Continue Reading Must employers keep workers cool?

New UPC and Rogers forms Posted on Jul 1

The Mass. Probate and Family Court has issued new forms for Guardianship and Conservatorship, effective June 30, 2011, as both fillable and non-fillable PDFs. Also, last week the court issued Standing Order 4-11: Administrative Process for Uncontested Rogers Reviews and Extensions, which deals with the administration   …Continue Reading New UPC and Rogers forms