News

September 14, 2017

Ann S. Chapman
Kimberly A. Pacelli

Education Secretary Previews Title IX Changes to Come

The Trump administration has finally provided more information about the much-anticipated roll-back of Title IX enforcement. In a strongly-worded speech, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced on September 7th that the Department intends to “repeal and replace” the April 2011 Dear Colleague Letter...

+ Continue Reading

Higher Education
 
September 1, 2017

Drummond Woodsum is among the 2017 Best Places to Work in Maine

Drummond Woodsum, one of northern New England’s largest law firms with over 125 employees, has been identified as among the 2017 Best Places to Work in Maine. The..

+ Continue Reading

 
September 1, 2017

Michael-Corey F. Hinton
Erick J. Giles

Drummond Woodsum Deepens Its National Indian Law Practice

Drummond Woodsum is pleased to welcome Michael-Corey Francis Hinton as an Associate to its nationwide Indian Law Practice Group. Prior to joining Drummond Woodsum, Corey..

+ Continue Reading

Indian Law
 
August 15, 2017

William L. Plouffe

Attorney Bill Plouffe Delivers Opening Remarks at Valuing the Aesthetics of Nature Symposium

Attorney Bill Plouffe gave the opening remarks at the symposium “Valuing the Aesthetics of Nature: The Role of the Visual Artist in the American Conservation Movement” held at Colby College on August 3rd and 4th...

+ Continue Reading

Land Use & Conservation
 
August 3, 2017

Michael E. High
Douglas K. Ginn
Christopher S. McLoon
Reid Hayton-Hull

Drummond Woodsum Represents Modern Pest in Acquisition by Anticimex Group

Drummond Woodsum represented the owners of Modern Pest Services, Inc., Doug Stevenson, Rich Stevenson and Scott Stevenson..

+ Continue Reading

Business & Corporate
 
August 3, 2017

Michael E. High
Christopher S. McLoon

Drummond Woodsum Represents Maine Biotechnology Services in Sale to BBI Group Holding Ltd

Drummond Woodsum represented Maine Biotechnology Services, Inc. and its owner Joe Chandler in a recent sale of the business to BBI Group Holding Ltd.,..

+ Continue Reading

Business & Corporate
 
July 13, 2017

Edward (Ted) J. Kelleher

Drummond Woodsum Attorney Ted Kelleher Quoted in Recent Boston Globe Article

The Boston Globe
When it comes to embarrassing political headlines, Maine is usually miles ahead of Massachusetts. That’s thanks in large part to Governor Paul LePage who’s known for, um, his bombastic style. But on at least one issue, Maine political observers and lobbyists say, the Pine Tree state has bragging rights over the Bay State...

+ Continue Reading

Regulated Substances
 
July 12, 2017

Edward (Ted) J. Kelleher

Drummond Woodsum Attorney Ted Kelleher Quoted on Maine Public Radio

Maine Rublic Radio
The legislative committee implementing Maine’s recreational marijuana law is ramping up efforts to allow for the commercial sale of a drug now legal in eight states. Some hope the retail system will be up and running a year from now, but lawmakers and advocates warn that it could take longer...

+ Continue Reading

Regulated Substances
 
July 10, 2017

Edward R. Benjamin, Jr.
Adrianne E. Fouts

Adrianne Fouts and Edward Benjamin Obtain Victory for the Falmouth Police Department Before the First Circuit Court of Appeals in a Wrongful Arrest, Excessive Force and Discrimination Case

Adrianne Fouts and Edward Benjamin successfully defended the Falmouth Police Department in an appeal before the First Circuit Court of Appeals brought by a former resident of the Town of Falmouth who challenged the lawfulness of her arrest...

+ Continue Reading

 
June 29, 2017

Jessica Garretson Joins Drummond Woodsum as HR Manager

Drummond Woodsum is pleased to announce that Jessica Garretson has joined the firm as an HR Manager...

+ Continue Reading