Massachusetts Law Updates

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Monthly Archives: January 2012

New Alimony Page Posted on Jan 17

With the new alimony law effective in less than two months, we’ve added a new page, Law About Alimony. Please let us know of any great sources we can add.

Use of Hand-Held Mobile Phones by Commercial Drivers Restricted Posted on Jan 9

Effective January 3, 2012, new Federal regulations (76 FR 75470, amending 49 CFR Parts 177, 383, 384, 390, 391, and 392)  prohibit most use of hand-held phones by commercial motor vehicle drivers. In Massachusetts, regulations of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration are “incorporated by reference as   …Continue Reading Use of Hand-Held Mobile Phones by Commercial Drivers Restricted