Articles & Publications

Corporate & Business

Managing Principal Gary R. Pannone and Associate Samantha M. Vasques publish Married, But Not Certified: An Overview of the Rhode Island MBE/WBE Certification Process in the Rhode Island Bar Journal.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article on the European Union's (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Still not too late for GDPR compliance, is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Security measures, breach notifications key to minimizing exposure to GDPR liability, is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, EU's data protection law targets worldwide business community, is published in Providence Business News.

Managing Principal Gary R. Pannone's article on Best Practices Checklist for Effective Nonprofit Management is published in the Rhode Island Small Business Journal.

Managing Principal Gary R. Pannone and Attorney Benjamin L. Rackliffe are co-authors of an article, A Primer on Corporate Governance for Business Ownership, published in Rhode Island Small Business Journal.

Partner William F. Miller's article, Liquidity Options for Owners of Private Companies, was published in Rhode Island Small Business Journal.

Partner Kas R. DeCarvalho's article, The Best Insurance Policy in Business is a No Risk Culture, is published in Rhode Island Small Business Journal.

Partner William F. Miller's article, Ruling to create major concerns for some commercial lenders, is published in RI Lawyers Weekly.

Partner Kas R. DeCarvalho's article, Sustainability Assessments and Action Planning Gains Traction as a Business Value-Driver, is published in Rhode Island Small Business Journal.

Partner Kas R. DeCarvalho comments in RI Lawyers Weekly's article, Home-birth blogging battle leads to copyright suit.

Partner James W. Ryan is a guest columnist in Providence Business News on Why to File an Annual Account to Keep Legal Options Open.


Employment Law

Principal William E. O’Gara and Partner Matthew C. Reeber co-authored, New Rhode Island Law Requires Employers to Provide Paid Sick Leave, published in Rhode Island Small Business Journal.

Principal William E. O'Gara's guest column regarding the U.S. Department of Labor's "white collar" overtime exemptions, White Collar Pay Boost was published in Providence Business News.

Principal William E. O'Gara's article, NLRB retreat on aggressive posting rule favors business, is published in Providence Business News.

Principal William E. O'Gara and Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Email privacy not a guarantee in workplace, is published in Providence Business News.

Principal William E. O'Gara and Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Privacy rights being tested in Digital Age, is published in Providence Business News.

Principal William E. O'Gara and Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Digital Age hiring process filled with danger, is published in Providence Business News.

Principal William E. O'Gara and Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Texting in the workplace? Dangers abound, is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Worry About Workplace Prejudice? Clean Up is published in Providence Business News.


Social Media Law

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Where do tweets go when you die - hint, not heaven, is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian Lamoureux provides comments in Rhode Island Weekly's article on Employment bar deconstructs new social media privacy law.

Partner Brian Lamoureux explains Rhode Island's Social Media Privacy Act and its Impact on Employers and Employees.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux explains Why Employers Must Be Proactive and Monitor Workplace Texting.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Lawyers must manage LinkedIn's features, is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Should Employees Use Facebook at Work?, is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, To Have And to Hold: Delete E-mail At Your Peril, is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, How Social Media is Changing the Hiring Game, is published in the National Association of Colleges and Employers Journal.

Seminar Presentation: Maneuvering the Minefields of BYOD and Social Media in the Workplace.


Municipal Law

Attorney Bruce H. Tobey's article, U.S. Water Utilities Often Need Guidance to Manage and Avoid Costly Claims and Legal Issues, is published in UIM Magazine.

Attorney Bruce H. Tobey's Testimony Before the U.S. House Public-Private Partnership Panel.

Attorney Bruce H. Tobey's Testimony Transcript Before the U.S. House Public-Private Partnership Panel.


Criminal Law

Partner Jim Ryan's article, As the pendulum swings: bribery backlash to Honest Services Doctrine, is published in Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly.

Principal William P. Devereaux is interviewed for an article in Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly, Condo owners denied payment for unauthorized development.


Nonprofit Organizations

Attorney Ben Rackliffe's article, Automatic Revocation of Tax-Exempt Status: A New Streamlined Process for Retroactive Reinstatement, is published in Rhode Island Small Business Journal.


Cyber Law

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article on Cybersecurity and medical devices: Informed consent in digital age is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article on the European Union's (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Still not too late for GDPR compliance, is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, Security measures, breach notifications key to minimizing exposure to GDPR liability, is published in Providence Business News.

Partner Brian J. Lamoureux's article, EU's data protection law targets worldwide business community, is published in Providence Business News.