(Boston, MA – July 2, 2016) Holly Polglase of Hermes, Netburn, O’Connor & Spearing, P.C. co-authored Chapter 30 on “Nuisance”, which is included in the recent Thomson Reuter’s publication entitled, “Handling Business Tort Cases”. This two volume manual is a comprehensive guide to lawyers who handle cases involving tort claims against and between businesses. The chapter is focused on the law of nuisance, both public and private, and gives practical guidance in the preparation and handling of these claims. The authors provide form jury instructions, pleadings and discovery as well as a thorough exploration of the differences between public and private nuisance and the elements and defenses for each. The two volume set is currently available from Thomson Reuters.
Holly Polglase is a shareholder who acts as lead counsel in the defense and trial of commercial matters, complex product liability, pharmaceutical, medical device, toxic tort, asbestos and general liability matters. With over twenty-five years of experience, she works as national and regional counsel for major national and multi-national corporations.