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Rudavsky and Messing Present at Employment Law Basics Program

Dahlia Rudavsky and Ellen Messing presented at Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education’s “Employment and Labor Law: MCLE BasicsPlus” program.  The annual program, held November 6-7, 2013, is designed to provide lawyers with an introduction to the most significant issues in labor and employment law.  This was the 15th year in which one or more of the […]

Posted: November 7, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

MRW Receives Top Ranking

For the second year in a row, Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. has been ranked in “Tier 1” of Boston labor and employment litigation firms by U.S. News and World Report.  This recognition, which will be published in the 2014 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers, is based on evaluations submitted by both lawyers and legal consumers in […]

Posted: November 1, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Super Lawyers Continues to Recognize Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky

Dahlia Rudavsky, Ellen Messing and James Weliky have again been recognized by Super Lawyers.  The 2013 edition marks the tenth year in a row in which Super Lawyers has included the firm’s attorneys in their annual list. Super Lawyers‘ annual lists of distinguished attorneys are compiled using a patented methodology which employs peer nominations and […]

Posted: October 30, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Messing to Present at National Seminar on Workplace Retaliation

Ellen Messing will be a featured presenter at the National Employment Lawyers Association’s upcoming seminar: “Shining the Light on Whistleblower & Retaliation Claims.”  This seminar for employment lawyers , being held in Washington, DC on October 18-19, 2013, will cover a variety of topics related to the litigation of claims stemming from the illegal reprisals […]

Posted: October 17, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Best Lawyers Names Dahlia Rudavsky 2014 Lawyer of the Year

Dahlia Rudavsky has been recognized as the Boston-area “Lawyer of the Year” in the 2014 edition of Best Lawyers for the “Employment Law — Individuals” practice area.  Ms. Rudavsky has also been recognized as a “Best Lawyer” in the “Labor Law — Union” and “Litigation — Labor & Employment” practice areas.  The 2014 edition represents […]

Posted: August 19, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Federal Appeals Court Hands Plaintiffs a Victory

In the recent case of Joyce v. Town of Dennis, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit overturned the decision of the trial court that had shortchanged civil rights plaintiffs.  Jim Weliky and Ellen Messing, partners in our firm, co-wrote the friend-of-the-court brief on behalf of the Massachusetts Employment Lawyers Association (“MELA”).  MELA’s […]

Posted: July 29, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

MRW Partners Again Recognized on List of “Best Lawyers in New England”

For the second year in a row, Dahlia Rudavsky, Ellen Messing and James Weliky have been recognized in “Best Lawyers In New England.”  Recently featured as a special insert in The Boston Globe, Best Lawyers bases its selections on a rigorous peer-review survey of attorneys from across the country.  Best Lawyers, published annually by U.S. News and World Report, […]

Posted: July 23, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Dahlia Rudavsky and Clients Highlighted in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly recently reported on a prominent case filed by a group of registered nurses represented by Dahlia Rudavsky.  The nurses, formerly employed by Steward Carney Hospital, allege they were illegally terminated following a hospital-sponsored investigation which falsely suggested they were partially responsible for a series of abuses on patients.  The investigation’s results included a […]

Posted: July 22, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

James Weliky Makes Tenth Appearance as Faculty at Popular Legal Education Program

James S. Weliky recently served on the faculty of Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education’s (MCLE) recent program, “Employment Law for Business Lawyers & In-House Counsel.”  This annual program reviews employment law issues commonly faced by business attorneys and in-house counsel, including: preparing for and managing employment-related litigation, and reviewing offer letters, severance agreements, policies, warnings, non-competition […]

Posted: June 5, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Dahlia Rudavsky Featured on Panel Examining Damages in Employment Law

Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education recently held a program on “Proving and Valuing Damages in Employment Cases.”  Intended for both employee and management counsel, the program focused on strategies and theories for maximizing, and defending against, damages in employment cases.  Dahlia Rudavsky served on the program faculty along with a Superior Court Judge, an MCAD Hearing […]

Posted: March 12, 2013 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized