Tag Archives: COVID-19

Massachusetts Adopts Remote Notarization Act

Governor Charlie Baker has signed into law the Remote Notarization Act to provide tools to facilitate the execution of wills and trusts and real estate transaction documents during COVID-19 state of emergency declaration. (more…)

Special Education in a Remote/Distance Learning Environment

In this video, Attorney Peter Farrell of Tamkin & Hochberg, LLP reviews and synthesizes the US DOE and Massachusetts DESE recommendations and guidance on the migration to a remote/distance learning environment with particular emphasis on the view point of families of children with special needs (more…)

Remote Notarizations Possibly Coming To Massachusetts

In an effort to facilitate important legal transactions and documents, such as deeds and Wills, during the current COVID-19 government mandated shut down, the Massachusetts legislature has recently taken up an emergency bill to allow remote notarization of these documents. (more…)

Force Majeure: Calculating Risk During the Coronavirus Outbreak

While the first and foremost concern of the current global health crisis is the safety of people across the globe, it is undeniable that that the coronavirus outbreak is having damaging economic repercussions. Factory closings, transportation restrictions and widespread attempts at “social distancing” have come together to cause shortfalls of both supplies and labor, while (more…)

Message From Tamkin & Hochberg LLP Regarding COVID-19

To our Clients and Friends: The spread of COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus, has impacted all of us both personally and professionally. As we collectively navigate these unchartered waters, we want to take this time to reach out to you, our valued clients and friends, that work with our firm. First and foremost, we (more…)