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12/02/20  |  News & Events

Tony Sbarra Featured as Speaker at Annual DRI Asbestos Medicine Virtual Seminar

Tony Sbarra, a shareholder at Hermes Netburn, was featured as a main stage presenter at the 2020 DRI Asbestos Medicine Virtual Seminar this year. Serving as a main stage presenter at this

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11/29/20  |  Reported Decisions

Capitol Specialty Ins. Corp. v. Higgins, 953 F.3d 95 (1st Cir. 2020)

The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit rejected using a stipulated consent judgment from an underlying tort case as the basis for a bad faith damages award against the

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11/24/20  |  Publications

Holly Polglase Authors Product Liability Article: Creating Useful Exhibits at Depositions

Shareholder Holly Polglase authored a recent article entitled, “Product Liability: Creating Useful Exhibits at Depositions” published in the October issue of the Primerus network newsletter. In the article, Holly describes critical considerations

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11/05/20  |  News & Events

Hermes Netburn Named to 2021 Edition of U.S. News Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” List

(Boston, MA – November 2020) Hermes Netburn O’Connor and Spearing is pleased to announce that the firm is named to the “Best Law Firms” rankings again this year. The firm was named in the

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10/29/20  |  News & Events

Anthony J. Sbarra, Hermes Netburn Shareholder, Named a National Director to Defense Research Institute

(Boston, MA – October 29, 2020) Tony Sbarra was recently elected a National Director for the prestigious Defense Research Institute (DRI). DRI is an international membership organization for all lawyers involved in the defense

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08/27/20  |  News & Events

Seven Hermes Netburn Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America©

(Boston, MA – August 2020) Hermes Netburn O’Connor and Spearing is pleased to announce that six shareholders have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers in America

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06/30/20  |  Case Studies

Minimizing Defense Costs – Summary Judgment Awarded in Asbestos Case

Attorneys recently joining Hermes, Netburn, O’Connor & Spearing, P.C. previously represented the manufacturer of propulsion and auxiliary diesel engines contained on three naval ships, in a wrongful death case alleging negligence, failure

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06/03/20  |  News & Events

Attorney Matthew Bown Obtains Summary Judgment in Connecticut Superior Court

Hermes Netburn attorney Matthew E. Bown successfully obtained summary judgment in favor the firm’s client, a global paint and coatings manufacturer, in a lawsuit filed against it in the Connecticut Superior Court.