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Massachusetts Appeals Courts Affirms Summary Judgment Victory for MGH in Lopez v. Massachusetts General Hospital

On June 14, 2017, following an appellate effort led by Jay Sullivan, Patrick Foley, and Matthew Wahrer of Holtz & Reed, the Massachusetts Appeals Court issued its decision in Lopez… Continue reading.

Posted on: Friday, June 30th, 2017

Mass Lawyers Weekly Features Legal Ethics Article Authored By Jay Sullivan

In its January 21, 2016 edition, Mass Lawyers Weekly featured an article about the ethical implications of bartering legal services authored by Holtz & Reed’s Jay Sullivan:

Posted on: Friday, February 5th, 2016

Holtz & Reed Obtains Defense Jury Verdict For Brigham and Women’s Hospital

On January 27, 2016, Jay Sullivan and Patrick Foley of Holtz & Reed obtained a defense jury verdict for Brigham and Women’s Hospital in an employment case tried in federal court.  The… Continue reading.

Posted on: Monday, February 1st, 2016

Shervin Defense Team Obtains Stunning Costs Award: Plaintiff Ordered To Pay Nearly $200,000

On January 19, 2016, the Massachusetts Federal District Court (Casper, J.) allowed (in full) the Bills of Costs filed by Holtz & Reed and their co-counsel, Edward Mahoney, John P.… Continue reading.

Posted on: Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Holtz & Reed Wins Summary Judgment for MGH

Jay Sullivan, Patrick Foley, and Matt Wahrer of Holtz & Reed recently prevailed on a motion for summary judgment in Suffolk Superior Court, resulting in the dismissal of all claims… Continue reading.

Posted on: Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Holtz & Reed Secures First Circuit Victory in “Epic” Employment Discrimination Case

The latest chapter of Shervin v. Partners Healthcare System, et al., a case Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly has labeled an “epic gender bias case,” ended in a decisive victory for Partners… Continue reading.

Posted on: Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Names Herb Holtz A “2014 Lawyer of the Year.”

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly has named Herb Holtz, co-founder of Holtz & Reed LLP, a “2014 Lawyer of the Year.” The feature section, set to appear in the January 19th edition, focuses… Continue reading.

Posted on: Saturday, January 17th, 2015

Herb Holtz and Tom Reed Cited in Selection of Noteworthy Cases from Mass. Superior Court Business Litigation Session’s 15th Anniversary

On November 18, 2014, the Boston Bar Association and the New England Law Foundation commemorated the 15th Anniversary of the Massachusetts Superior Court Business Litigation Session. In its 15-year history,… Continue reading.

Posted on: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

State Civil Rights Agency Upholds Trial Defense Secured by Holtz & Reed

On December 3, 2014, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination denied a plaintiff’s appeal and affirmed a hearing officer’s ruling which dismissed the plaintiff’s handicap discrimination claims against a Boston teaching… Continue reading.

Posted on: Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Holtz & Reed Paralegal Honored at Fuchs Labor Law Conference

Last week, Holtz & Reed paralegal Jilian Vaughan won the 2014 Fuchs Memorial Prize in Labor Law. The prize is awarded to a Suffolk University Law School student who “in… Continue reading.

Posted on: Monday, November 3rd, 2014