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Jim Weliky to Present MCLE Program – Employment Law for Business Lawyers & In-House Counsel

Once again, this year on January 26th, Jim Weliky will be a part of the MCLE’s panel on Employment Law for Business Lawyers & In-House Counsel. A veteran on this panel, Attorney Weliky provides an invaluable plaintiff-side employment lawyer’s perspective on common pitfalls and compliance issues that lead to liability in employment litigation. Join Mr. […]

Posted: January 9, 2017 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Jim Weliky Appointed to the BBA Labor and Employment Steering Committee

We are pleased to announce that Jim Weliky has been appointed to the Boston Bar Association Labor and Employment Section Committee for the 2016-2017 year. This will be his third appointment to the Committee, having served previously from 2005-2008 and from 2013-2015. The Boston Bar Association is an association of Massachusetts attorneys with more than […]

Posted: January 9, 2017 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Dahlia Rudavsky Argues Before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court on Anti-SLAPP Matter

On November 7th, Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. founding partner Dahlia Rudavsky argued before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (“SJC”) on behalf of her clients, a group of nurses formerly employed by Steward Carney Hospital. The case arose after a series of patient incidents in the hospital’s adolescent psychiatry unit led Carney management to hire […]

Posted: December 1, 2016 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Dahlia Rudavsky Co-Chairs, Presents on Federal and State Employment Law Statutes/Regulations at MCLE’s BasicsPlus! – Employment & Labor Law, Ellen Messing Also Presents on Employment Discrimination

Last week, two of MRW’s founding partners made significant contributions to MCLE New England’s Employment & Labor Law: BasicsPlus! Ms. Rudavsky has been co-chairing and Ms. Messing has been presenting the leadoff session in this popular program for nearly two decades. This program provides an opportunity for new attorneys to learn the critical statutes and […]

Posted: November 28, 2016 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. Listed in 23rd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for Firm and Individual Achievements, Dahlia Rudavsky Recognized as “Lawyer of the Year”

We are pleased to announce that MRW and its partners have been recognized again this year by a group of peers for continuing excellency in Individual employment representation. Special congratulations are in order to Dahlia C. Rudavsky for her recognition as “Lawyer of the Year” in Individual Labor and Employment Law for the Greater Boston area. […]

Posted: August 15, 2016 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Fox 25 Interviews MRW Partner Ellen J. Messing on Developing Child Labor Investigation in Plymouth

On August 4th reporters from Fox 25 interviewed MRW partner Ellen J. Messing regarding apparent child labor on a construction site in Plymouth, Mass. Massachusetts has very strict rules barring children under the age of 16 from construction sites.  According to Ellen, “it’s illegal in Massachusetts, it’s illegal everywhere to have kids working in construction, […]

Posted: August 11, 2016 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Noncompete Agreements – A Changing Political Landscape in Massachusetts

The Boston Globe recently reported on the 150-0 vote in the Massachusetts House of Representatives unanimously approving a measure that seeks to strictly limit noncompete agreements and consequently attract more startups and skilled tech workers to Massachusetts. New limitations will ensure that noncompete durations do not exceed one year and employers must provide “garden leave” […]

Posted: July 20, 2016 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

In Case You Missed It: Ellen Messing’s NBI Webinar

Executive Employment Agreements: Scope of the Relationship & Compensation Arrangements On June 29th Ellen presented a webinar for the National Business Institute on navigating the intricacies of executive compensation agreements in the modern employment landscape. Highlights of the covered material include: How to effectively solidify the scope of duties and responsibilities of an executive Assuming […]

Posted: July 13, 2016 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Update: Mass. Lawyers Weekly Highlights Ellen Messing’s and Dahlia Rudavsky’s Latest Victories

‘Verdrager’ seen as game-changer by plaintiffs’ bar In March MRW Online posted about Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky partner Ellen Messing’s Amicus Brief filed with the Massachusetts Employment Lawyer’s Association supporting Kamee Verdrager in her gender discrimination case against Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC.  Recently decided in favor of Verdrager, a fantastic precedent has been […]

Posted: July 5, 2016 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized

Ellen Messing to Present at the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Annual Employment Law Conference

Join Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky partner Ellen Messing at the MBA’s 2016 Employment Law Conference. Learn about the latest decisions affecting Massachusetts employment law, what it means for employee advocacy, and how lawyers can best use recent court decisions to help clients face employment problems. The presentation will include information about decisions from the Massachusetts […]

Posted: May 5, 2016 | Author: Messing, Rudavsky & Weliky, P.C. | Categories: Uncategorized