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Welcome to the Employment Practice Area section. This section includes materials of interest to those who practice employment law or handle unemployment hearings.

Resource Library Materials: Browse the library by topic by clicking on a link in the sidebar to the left. If a listed topic also has subtopics, you can find out what these are by clicking on the plus sign. Or, use the search, particularly if you want information on cross substantive issues.

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02/24/2011 - Board of Review (BOR)
The Board of Review has held that a claimant was in “total unemployment” under G.L. c. 151A, § 1(4) when he was... Read more
04/04/2012 - BOR (Board of Review)
Where the claimant fails to notify the employer of her particular personal reason for leaving and where disclosure would not enable the... Read more
03/20/2017 - BOR (Board of Review)
Advocate: Margaretta Kroeger, MetroWest Legal The client had worked in IT for a tech company until June 2016, when he was laid off... Read more
03/02/2017 - Massachusetts Attorney General's Office
A guide to education Massachusetts residents with criminal records about their rights in employment and housing.  Click the "go... Read more

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