Steven A. Baddour

Steven A. Baddour

McDermott Will & Emery

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Proposed Ban on Non-Competes in Massachusetts

Proposed legislation introduced by Governor Patrick to eliminate most forms of non-competition agreement in Massachusetts may be enacted before July 31, 2014. This legislation creates significant risks for employers with...more

6/2/2014 - Employment Contract Employment Policies Equity Compensation Hiring & Firing Incentive Compensation Non-Compete Agreements Proposed Legislation

Opening the Floodgates for the Water Industry

This newsletter discusses the development of the water cluster and related initiatives in Massachusetts. Massachusetts has historically fully embraced different sectors of the economy in order to rapidly expand...more

9/20/2013 - Economic Development Energy Policy Environmental Policies Water

Genie in a Bottle? Filling the Budget Gap by Expanding Massachusetts’s Bottle Redemption Law

This newsletter provides information on Massachusetts’ bottle redemption law and discusses the status of a new proposal to expand the law to other beverage containers....more

6/4/2013 - Bottle Redemption Law Recycling

Massachusetts Public-Private Partnerships: Time to Prime the Pump

This newsletter provides an update on the status of public-private partnerships in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts....more

3/28/2013 - Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships

Massachusetts Governor Submits Budget—Now What?

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick released his FY2014 budget recommendations to mixed reactions from the legislature and business community due, in part, to the tax changes proposed. This article briefly discusses the...more

1/25/2013 - Corporate Taxes Income Taxes Sales & Use Tax State Budgets

Game On! Massachusetts Legislative Session Is Off to the Races

Today, January 18, 2013, is the deadline for filing legislation to be considered by the Great and General Court Massachusetts for the 2013–2014 Legislative Session. By all accounts, it will be just as active as in years...more

1/18/2013

Massachusetts: Top 10 Issues in 2013 on Beacon Hill

This article provides insight into some of the most pressing issues facing Massachusetts policymakers as the 2013–2014 legislative session approaches. With the November 2012 election behind us and the New Year upon us,...more

12/13/2012 - Affordable Care Act Medical Leave Paid Leave Recycling Sales & Use Tax Unemployment Insurance

Massachusetts: Medical Marijuana Industry’s Steep Hill to Climb

In November 2012, Massachusetts voters passed a ballot initiative authorizing medical marijuana. This article examines some of the obstacles faced by the industry, legislators, regulators and law enforcement officials prior...more

12/5/2012 - Medical Marijuana

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