By Patrick Johnson
March 15, 2019
BOSTON — The state’s highest court on Friday reversed a lower-court ruling and decided that employees at a Franklin County farm are entitled to be paid overtime because the work they performed at the farm was not the same as farming.
Mass. High Court Considers Whether Farm Workers Should've Gotten Overtime Pay
By ADAM FRENIER • NOV 5, 2018
Photo By JOE DIFAZIO - WBUR
The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Monday took up the definitions of farming and agriculture.
The Picture Is Brightening For Law-School Graduates
By BusinessWest Staff August 7, 2018 68
Degrees of Improvement
By Kayla Ebner
Claudia Quintero was inspired by a lawyer who helped her — and now gets to do the same for others.
The Cap on Kids – also called the Family Cap – denies welfare benefits to children conceived while – or soon after – the family received benefits. CWJC will join Representative Carlos Gonzalez, advocates, and citizens of Greater Springfield to help lift this "cap." Participants will hear from experts in the field and impacted parents about why we need to take action.
FITCHBURG -- As Three Pyramids Inc. prepares to enter its 48th year at its annual board meeting Thursday, the organization honored someone who has helped those in need in recent years, while bringing in someone with ideas and resources to continue supporting the underserved in North Central Massachusetts.