Court Updates

The Statute that Governs Junk and Scrap Metal Dealers, NH RSA Chapter 322, does not Preempt a City Ordinance that Requires Scrap Dealers to Prepare and Transmit Electronic Records and to Pay a Fifty-Cent Fee on Each Transaction.
No. 2013-357
Police Chief Who is Hired Under a Written Contract for a Two Year Term May Have His/Her Contract of Employment Terminated Without Being Provided Reasons for His/Her Termination and He/She is not Entitled to a Post-Termination Hearing in the Superior Court
No. 2013-594
Citizens do not Surrender their First Amendment Rights by Accepting Public Employment
No. 13-483, United States Supreme Court
If a Defendent has No Legal Duty to a Plaintiff, a Negligence Action Will Fail
No. 2013-206
Civil Immunity Granted to Ski Area Operators by Statute is Enforceable
No. 2013-258
Brief of the New Hampshire Municipal Association, as AMICI CURIAE
No. 2013-0885
Police Chief has Discretion to Determine who is a Suitable Person to be Issued a Pistol Permit
No. 2013-0360
Unemployment Compensation: Employee or Independent Contractor?
No. 2013-313
Collective Bargaining: Town Cannot Create a New Employment Position for Paramedic Firefighter and Set the Initial Compensation for that Position Without First Bargaining with Designated Union Organization.
No. 2012-798
Courts Are Especially Concerned About Overbroad And Vague Laws That May Have A Chilling Effect On Free Speech, And Will Invalidate Them On That Basis.
No. 2012-624