In September 26, 2019. Governor Sununu signed into law a State budget (HB4) for the 2020-2021 fiscal year. Buried in the budget law is a provision that will increase the number of school district employees eligible for family and medical leave.
In a recent decision addressing the complex area of federal court jurisdiction over lawsuits involving tribal sovereignty, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit cited Kaighn’s lead article from the New Mexico Law Review: Federal Courts, State Power, and Indian Tribes.
Each year, the highly-regarded peer and client-review publication, Best Lawyers in America, designates attorneys in each ranking category as "Lawyers of the Year." This year we are proud to announce that five Drummond Woodsum attorneys have been so honored.
On July 23, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maine dismissed, with prejudice, a 1983 claim arising out of the drowning death of a seventh grade student while on a school sponsored outing at a state park. On June 12, 2018, the City of Lewiston’s Middle School ...