On Air with Mirick O'Connell, a Legal Podcast hosted by Howard Caplan

On Air with Mirick O'Connell, a Legal Podcast hosted by Howard Caplan

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Learn about Easterseals of MA and how they are supporting the community during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Aug 5 • 18 min
Paul Medieros of Easterseals MA joins Mirick O’Connell Litigation Partner Patricia Davidson to talk about how the organization supports the community, particularly during these challenging times (COVID-19)
Pre and Post Nuptial Agreements | Recorded 7.29.20
Jul 29 • 26 min
Family Law and Divorce Attorney John Shea discusses how you can avoid Probate Court when going through a divorce through the use of either a prenuptial agreement or a post-nuptial agreement.
Independent Contractor Law | Recorded 7.24.20
Jul 27 • 19 min
Employment Lawyer Jonathan Sigel discusses the Massachusetts Independent Contractor Law.
Deep Dive into the Recent DACA Ruling
Jul 21 • 9 min
Litigation Attorney Lauren Sparks does a deep dive into the recent DACA ruling.
Keeping Control and Avoiding Family Feuds as You Age
Jul 20 • 13 min
Elder Law Attorney Arthur Bergeron discusses how you can keep control while avoiding family feuds as you age. Learn about the MOLST form and other important documents you should have in place.
Property Division Factors in Divorce
Jul 8 • 19 min
Massachusetts is one of many states known as an equitable distribution state. What does this mean exactly and how does the law determine how property should be divided in a divorce? Divorce Attorney Tim Braughler discusses division of property factors in…
Analysis of the Supreme Court Title VII Ruling
Jul 3 • 16 min
Litigation Attorney Lauren Sparks analyzes and provides background about the recent US Supreme Court case that held Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 bars workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
Pet Trusts: Taking care of your pets after you pass away
Jun 30 • 18 min
We love our pets. They are family members. One way to make sure your pet is taken care of after you pass away is to have a Pet Trust in place. Trusts and Estates Attorney Tracy Craig does a deep dive into what exactly is a Pet Trust and what should you…
The Role of Life Insurance in Divorce Matters
Jun 25 • 23 min
Family Law and Divorce Attorney Grace Roessler discusses the role of life insurance in divorce matters.
Addressing the bias Against Personal Injury Plaintiffs | Recorded 6.23.20
Jun 23 • 16 min
Personal Injury Attorney Tom Flaws addresses the bias against personal injury plaintiffs.
How do Businesses Protect Themselves, their Employees and Clients as Businesses Start to Reopen?
Jun 18 • 29 min
Employment Law Attorney Nicholas Anastasopoulos is joined by guest James Croteau, Vice President of Starweather and Shepley Insurance Brokerage, Inc. in a discussion about how business owners can protect themselves, their employees and clients once…
Fair Housing and Housing Discrimination in Massachusetts
Jun 10 • 16 min
Employment Attorney Reid Wakefield discusses fair housing and housing discrimination in Massachusetts. What constitutes discrimination when it comes to housing matters? Find out in this episode of On Air with Mirick O’Connell.
Reopening your Business/Building while Minimizing the Risk of becoming a COVID-19 Hot Spot
Jun 9 • 26 min
Employment Law Attorney Brian Casaceli is joined by Stephen Graham of Corporate Environmental Advisors, Inc. for a discussion about how building owners and business owners can reopen operations while minimizing the risk of becoming a COVID-19 hot spot.
What is Life, Health, Disability and ERISA Litigation?
Jun 2 • 21 min
Attorney Chris Collins describes Life, Health, Disability and ERISA litigation, particularly during COVID-19. Think this has nothing to do with you, think again!
Divorcing Couples’ First Amendment Rights to Disparage Each Other on Social Media
May 29 • 18 min
Family Law and Divorce Attorney Timothy Braughler talks about a SJC case, Shak v. Shak, which tackled the issue of divorcing couples’ First Amendment rights to disparage each other on social media.
Out-of-Court Divorce Agreements
May 22 • 13 min
Family Law and Divorce Attorney Fern Frolin discusses how to divorce without court.
Key Nursing Home and MassHealth Issues Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic | Recorded 5.19.20
May 19 • 21 min
Elder Law Attorney Lisa Neeley discusses key nursing home and MassHealth issues amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Issues for Employers to Consider for Re-Entry into the Workplace During COVID-19
May 15 • 32 min
Labor and Employment Lawyer Bob Kilroy discusses issues employers may face upon re-entry into the workplace during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Returning to the Workplace after COVID-19 Quarantine | Recorded 5.12.20
May 14 • 21 min
What will re-entry into the workplace look like after the COVID-19 quarantine? Employment Lawyer Jonathan Sigel provides some Do’s and Don’ts for Employers.
Divorce for Beginners | Recorded 5.10.20
May 11 • 15 min
Family Law and Divorce Attorney Fern Frolin provides an overview of the divorce process in Massachusetts.
Personal Injury Litigation during and post-COVID-19 | Recorded 5.6.20
May 7 • 13 min
Personal Injury Litigator Tom Flaws talks about liability during and post-COVID-19 pandemic.
Rights of Unmarried Couples Living Together | Recorded 5.4.20
May 4 • 28 min
Family Law Attorney Tim Braughler talks about the rights of unmarried couples who live together.
Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples
May 1 • 11 min
Estate Planning Attorney Emily Crim talks about estate planning for same-sex couples.
Alternatives to Nursing Homes During COVID-19 | Recorded 4.28.20
Apr 30 • 18 min
Nursing homes and COVID-19 are top of mind for many during this pandemic. Elder Law attorney discusses temporary alternatives to nursing homes for seniors already living in nursing homes and those about to go into a nursing home.
COVID-19 Nursing Home Funding | Recorded 4.24.20
Apr 30 • 17 min
Attorney Ted Bassett discusses the need for more federal funding for nursing home facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Impact on the Construction Industry | Recorded 4.17.20
Apr 30 • 27 min
Attorney Dave Fine, chair of Mirick O’Connell’s Construction Law Group, talks about the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the Construction Industry.
Diversity and Inclusion in Law Firms | Recorded 4.15.20
Apr 30 • 29 min
Attorney Rich Van Nostrand, chair of Mirick O’Connell’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee, discusses the firm’s mission and ongoing efforts relative to diversity and inclusion, and the importance and benefits of D&I generally for law firms.
Navigating Your Business During a Pandemic | Recorded 4.13.20
Apr 30 • 19 min
Business Attorney Mike Refolo talks about navigating your business during a pandemic.
Local Government During COVID-19
Apr 30 • 19 min
Municipal Lawyer Brian Falk talks about the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on local government.
Employer-Union Relations During COVID-19 | Recorded 4.7.20
Apr 30 • 29 min
Labor and Employment Law Attorney Nick Anastasopoulos discusses employer-union relations during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Serving on Boards During COVID-19 | Recorded 4.6.20
Apr 29 • 27 min
Business Litigator Jim Donnelly discusses serving on Boards of Directors and the unique challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. Throughout Jim’s career he has served on numerous boards and committees for both nonprofit and civic organizations and bar…
COVID-19 Impact Public Schools | Recorded 4.3.20
Apr 29 • 23 min
Labor and Employment Law Attorney Marc Terry discusses the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on public schools. Marc is chair of Mirick O’Connell’s Public Education practice.
COVID-19 Emergency FMLA and Families First Coronavirus Response Act | Recorded 3.31.20
Apr 29 • 13 min
Employment Law Attorney Brian Casaceli discusses the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Act passed as part of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.
Family Law and Divorce During COVID-19 | Recorded 3.29.20
Apr 29 • 32 min
Divorce Attorney Grace Roessler discusses the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on family law and divorce.
COVID-19 Impact Healthcare Industry | Recorded 3.27.20
Apr 29 • 23 min
Health Law Attorney Matt Fisher discusses the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has made on the healthcare industry.
COVID-19 Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act | Recorded 3.25.20
Apr 29 • 17 min
Employment Law Attorney Amanda Baer discusses the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act during the COVID-19 pandemic.