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United States: Mark Powers Writes "Someone Who Owes You Money Files For Bankruptcy. Now What?" For The Worcester Business Journal - Bowditch & Dewey

Attorney Mark Powers addresses the dicey issue of what creditors can do when their counterparties file for bankruptcy in a recent article for the Worcester Business Journal
Tags: News, United States, Dewey, Worcester Business Journal Bowditch, Mark Powers


How does Finland’s top-ranking education system work?

Finland has been a top contender on every Program for International Student Assessment survey.The country built a comprehensive education structure designed to offer citizens free education with no dead ends.The inspiration for Finland's approach was American education research and philosophers such as John Dewey.Finland's education system enjoys a lot of buzz lately. It is considered one of the best education systems in the world. It routinely outperforms the United States in reading, science, ...
Tags: Europe, Education, Washington Post, Society, Policy, Teaching, United States, Testing, Innovation, Finland, Universities, Social Change, Don, John Dewey, Dewey, Pasi Sahlberg


United States: Massachusetts Employers Beware – Denying An Internal Lateral Transfer Request May Now Constitute An Adverse Employment Action - Bowditch & Dewey

On January 29, 2019, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court issued a significant opinion liberally construing the scope and meaning of the phrase "adverse employment action".
Tags: News, Massachusetts, United States, Dewey, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Bowditch


‘The Magicians’ Puts Everyone in a Bad Situation in “The Bad News Bear”

It’s three episodes into Season 4 of The Magicians , and the gang’s memories are back! Also, everyone wants to kill them. At the beginning of the hour, the immediate threat comes from evil Eliot, who wants to torture them to death (you know, for funsies). Margo, however, deftly distracts evil Eliot by setting the monster’s sights on Bacchus. While she, Eliot-Monster and Josh head off to Fillory to kill a god, however, the rest of the group still has murder problems—with Fogg’s glamouring sp...
Tags: Television, Movies, Fantasy, Syfy, The Magicians, Features, Adaptation, Santa, Alice, Penny, Josh, Bacchus, McAllister, Marina, Julia, Margo


United States: Family And Medical Leave Program Draft Regulations Released - Bowditch & Dewey

On January 23, the Massachusetts Department of Family and Medical Leave published draft regulations regarding the newly created Paid Family and Medical Leave Program.
Tags: News, United States, Dewey, Bowditch


What is forest bathing

Japanese forest bathing sounds like a spa treatment you probably can’t afford. Or something exclusive to the adorable snow monkeys from the lead-ins at the Nagano Olympics and the Great Plains Zoo. But it actually has nothing to do with soaking in water, and everything to do with soaking in nature as a way to counteract the sensory overload of modern life. Forest bathing, or shinrin-yoku as the Japanese call it, surmises that by spending time “bathing” in the forest, people can reduce stress,...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Japan, Instagram, Japanese culture, Nagano, Kumano Kodo, All, Matador Network, Dewey, Mike Dewey, Japan Culture, Nachi Taisha, Hetrick, Forest Bathing, Kati Hetrick


United States: Transit-Oriented Development: A Key To Union Station Success - Bowditch & Dewey

Transit-oriented development is a key idea among modern urban planners, and will likely be the key that unlocks new life for Worcester's Union Station.
Tags: News, United States, Worcester, Dewey, Bowditch


#3quotes from Dewey

One of the most valued books in my personal library was first published over a hundred years ago, in 1916. It's by John Dewey and is called Democracy and Education. One of the first things I learnt from reading Dewey, is that we don't teach subjects, we teach people. Dewey opposed the mechanistic methods of education that were prevalent in his day, proposing (then) radical solutions. His thoughts about the nature of education extend to what cannot be taught, but is learnt by experience:"There i...
Tags: Learning, Education, Democracy, Stem, Curriculum, Teachers, Schools, Pedagogy, eLearning, John Dewey, Dewey, Illich, Differentiation, Steve Wheeler, Plymouth England, Learning By Doing


United States: SJC Ruling Brings Law In Line With Industry Practices - Bowditch & Dewey

Since at least 1940, parties to construction contracts have been held to high standard of showing "complete and strict performance of all [of the construction contract's] terms."
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United States: Op Funds Expand Deferral Paths For CRE Investors - Bowditch & Dewey

Real Reporter published "Op Funds Expand Deferral Paths for CRE Investors" by Paul Bauer and Matt Morris on November 29, 2018. Below is an excerpt from the article:
Tags: News, United States, Dewey, Matt Morris, Paul Bauer, CRE Investors Bowditch


United States: "Labeling" The Government Shutdown As A First Amendment Violation? - Bowditch & Dewey

The no-end-in-sight government shutdown has thrown a wrench into the operations of brewers across the country. One brewer, DC-based Atlas Brew Works, is trying to do something about it.
Tags: News, United States, Dewey, Bowditch, Atlas Brew Works


United States: Beer: The Most Important Meal Of The Day? - Bowditch & Dewey

One brewery in England has decided to take the headline of this post to heart.
Tags: England, News, United States, Dewey, Bowditch


United States: Mark Borenstein Writes "Use Zoning To Your Development's Advantage" For The Worcester Business Journal - Bowditch & Dewey

Attorney Mark Borenstein discusses the importance of local zoning ordinances and bylaws in a recent article he wrote for the Worcester Business Journal
Tags: News, United States, Dewey, Mark Borenstein, Worcester Business Journal Bowditch


United States: State Department Website Sheds Light On New Massachusetts Paid FMLA - Bowditch & Dewey

During the first weeks of 2019, the state Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development ("EOLWD") has been busy carrying out its legislative mandate to set up a new state department.
Tags: News, United States, State Department, Dewey, New Massachusetts Paid FMLA Bowditch


United States: Client Alert - Proposed Legislation Examines Employee Marijuana Use - Bowditch & Dewey

Massachusetts is now a few weeks into the start of a new two-year Legislative session. The last Legislative session brought the legalization of recreational marijuana after voters approved
Tags: News, Massachusetts, United States, Legislative, Dewey, Bowditch


United States: Tip For Massachusetts Employers Of Tipped Workers: Complying With New Minimum Wage Law Means "Per Shift" Payroll Calculations - Bowditch & Dewey

As of January 1, 2019, the new minimum wage in Massachusetts is $12 per hour, and $4.35 for tipped employees, but with an important caveat:
Tags: News, Massachusetts, United States, Dewey, Bowditch, Massachusetts Employers Of Tipped Workers


Bethany Curve Are Back, and This Time It's 'Murder!' (album premiere)

None More bands should have their own mottos. Californian shoegazers Bethany Curve have long had one: "Atmosphere | Arrangement | Sound | Layering | Noise." This could easily be adopted as the motto for all shoegaze music.Younger fans of the genre -- and even some older ones -- likely first found out about Bethany Curve by way of Cherry Red Records' Still in a Dream: A Story of Shoegaze 1988 - 1995 compilation from 2016. The good news for newcomers then was that there was a good-sized back cata...
Tags: Music, Premiere, Dewey, Indie Rock, Bethany Curve, Shoegaze, Cherry Red Records Still, Mee Eaux, Richard Millang, David Mac Wha, Nathan Guevara, Lisa Dewey, Millang, Kitchen Whore Records


United States: Client Alert – Tip For Massachusetts Employers Of Tipped Workers: Complying With New Minimum Wage Law Means "Per Shift" Payroll Calculations - Bowditch & Dewey

As of January 1, 2019, the new minimum wage in Massachusetts is $12 per hour, and $4.35 for tipped employees, but with an important caveat: under the new minimum wage regime,
Tags: News, Massachusetts, United States, Dewey, Bowditch, Tip For Massachusetts Employers Of Tipped Workers


United States: Are You Happy Now?: The Status Of Massachusetts Happy Hour Laws - Bowditch & Dewey

With the holidays in the rearview, many of us will continue to seek shelter in our local taproom to wait out the remainder of the winter.
Tags: News, Massachusetts, United States, Dewey


United States: Banker & Tradesman Publishes "The Time Is Now To Invest In Worcester's Economic Development" - Bowditch & Dewey

The timing of the project [the Sox affiliate stadium] couldn't be better.
Tags: News, United States, Worcester, Sox, Dewey


United States: Paper It: How Documented Decision-Making Can Help An Institution Avoid The Risk Of He Said/She Said Litigation - Bowditch & Dewey

A recent case out of the District of Columbia underscores the importance of establishing policies and documenting performance-related issues.
Tags: News, United States, District Of Columbia, Dewey


Walt Disney's Comics and Stories #65 - Carl Barks art

Walt Disney's Comics and Stories v1 #65, 1946 - Adopting a troublesome parrot named Singapore Joe, Huey, Louie and Dewey create all kinds of problems for their Uncle Donald. Carl Barks' page and panel designs are a tad more varied than usual. His drawings show an increased comfort level with the characters. His opening panel fuses the artwork and title together, creating a much more effective [Author: Ted Ignacio]
Tags: Comics, Walt Disney, Dewey, Ted Ignacio, Carl Barks, Singapore Joe Huey Louie, Donald Carl Barks


United States: Client Alert – Employers Beware: ‘Tis The Season For Data Theft - Bowditch & Dewey

Because cybercriminals don't take holidays, December is an appropriate time for all employers to take steps to protect tax data and identities in advance of the 2019 tax-filing season.
Tags: News, United States, Dewey, Bowditch


United States: "Regarded As" Theory Sacks University - Bowditch & Dewey

On November 14, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi allowed a student's claim against the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) to proceed to discovery.
Tags: News, United States, Dewey, Bowditch, University of Southern Mississippi USM


United States: Real Reporter Publishes "Op Funds Expand Deferral Paths For CRE Investors" - Bowditch & Dewey

BOSTON — The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 created the Opportunity Zone program which provides real estate investors a new tool to defer gains from sales or exchanges of capital assets
Tags: News, Boston, United States, Dewey, CRE Investors Bowditch


United States: Client Alert – Bush 1 And A Domestic Legacy: The Americans With Disabilities Act - Bowditch & Dewey

The recent passing of George H. W. Bush is a fitting moment to reflect upon one of his most enduring legacies in the sphere of domestic policy: the Americans with Disabilities Act,
Tags: News, United States, Bush, George H W Bush, Dewey, Bowditch


United States: Proposed Title IX Regulations: 10 Changes That Colleges And Universities Need To Know - Bowditch & Dewey

On November 16, 2018, after more than a year of anticipation, the Department of Education issued its proposed regulations under Title IX.
Tags: News, United States, Department Of Education, Dewey


United States: Worcester Medicine Publishes "The Eldred Case: A Troubled Encounter Of Law And Science" - Bowditch & Dewey

The Worcester District Medical Society published an article by Peter Martin in the November/December 2018 edition of its quarterly publication, Worcester Medicine.
Tags: News, United States, Dewey, Peter Martin, Bowditch, Worcester District Medical Society, Worcester Medicine


Dewey From ‘Malcolm in the Middle’ Is 27 Now and He Looks so Different

It's kinda weird to think about Dewey having a beer, isn't it?
Tags: Life, Dewey, Malcolm


Hulu’s Four Weddings and a Funeral Miniseries Adds Three to Cast

Hulu’s Four Weddings and a Funeral Miniseries adds three to cast According to TVLine, Sleepy Hollow‘s Tom Mison along with Tommy Dewey (Casual) and Ashley Madekwe (Revenge) have been cast in guest-starring roles in Mindy Kaling’s Four Weddings and a Funeral miniseries for Hulu. Mison is set to portray the role of Quentin while Dewey and Madekwe will play the characters of Ted and Julia, respectively. PB = PB || {}; gptAds = PB.gptAds || {}; v...
Tags: England, TV, New York, London, Movies, Ted, TV News, Hulu, MGM, Mindy Kaling, Hugh Grant, Duffy, Julia, Dewey, Andie Macdowell, Quentin