Understanding commercial leases

If you are starting a new business in Massachusetts, one of the first things you must do is find a location from which to operate it. Welcome to the world of commercial leases. If you have never before negotiated one, you will find the process considerably...

Undue influence in a Massachusetts will

Allegations of undue influence are among the more common reasons a will may face challenges. It is important to understand what this concept means and how Massachusetts probate courts tend to approach it.Part of planning your estate is taking steps to protect...

What constitutes burglary?

The crime of burglary has been around for a long time. So long, in fact, that the definition of the crime has evolved. We’ll take a closer look this week at what constitutes burglary in 2018 with the understanding that the information is general in nature only...