• May 15, 2017

    Congratulations to Ferriter Scobbo’s client, the Massachusetts Municipal Wholesale Electric Company (“MMWEC”), and MMWEC’s member, the Princeton Municipal Light Department (“PMLD”), for closing on an over $6 million fixed rate, tax-exempt, 10-year loan.  Ferriter Scobbo represented MMWEC in the transactions, including the Loan Agreement with Bank of America, the proceeds of which funded the loan from MMWEC to PMLD through MMWEC’s Pooled Loan Program.  Ferriter Scobbo drafted the supplemental resolution to MMWEC’s Pooled Loan Program Resolution to authorize the transaction.

  • February 28, 2017

    Ferriter Scobbo & Rodophele, PC congratulates our colleague and friend Mike Vhay on his unanimous confirmation to the Land Court Department of the Massachusetts Trial Court. We wholeheartedly share Governor Baker’s confidence that Mike will be a great addition to the Land Court and will serve the Commonwealth with distinction.

    Mike’s appointment is a well-deserved recognition of his work over the twenty-eight years of his career. We were fortunate to work with Mike over the last four of those years

  • February 01, 2017

    Ferriter Scobbo attorneys Michael Vhay and Valerie Moore represented the Woods Hole, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket Steamship Authority in a recent hearing on objections to the Authority’s plans to rebuild its Woods Hole ferry terminal. The multimillion dollar project includes reconstructing and realigning the three boat slips at the ferry terminal, demolishing the existing terminal and excavating a large portion of the existing wharf.

  • January 25, 2017

    Attorneys Michael Vhay and Valerie Moore attended the grand opening of The Roxbury Latin School’s Indoor Athletic Facility (IAF) on Friday, January 20. Vhay and Moore were recognized for their work with Roxbury Latin’s development team. The IAF ran into trouble when some of the school’s neighbors appealed the project’s permits to the Boston Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA). Vhay and Moore proved to the ZBA that the IAF fit within the Boston Zoning Code’s definition of an educational use, one allowed in the School’s zoning district.

  • January 18, 2017
    Ferriter Scobbo & Rodophele, PC represented, the Wakefield Municipal Cooperative Corporation (“Cooperative”), in closing on an Amended & Restated Financing & Security Agreement (“Financing Agreement”) with Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. The Financing Agreement provided for the Cooperative to issue a tax exempt refunding bond in the principal amount of $6,280,000.00. The proceeds of the refunding bond were used to pay off an outstanding indebtedness and change the debt from a floating to a fixed interest rate.
  • January 12, 2017

    Mark Adams v. Congress Auto Insurance Agency (Appeals Court No. 15-P-452)

    A recent decision of the Massachusetts Appeals Court makes it clear that insurance agencies may be held responsible when their employees access, for unauthorized purposes, the personal information of not just insureds, but also of claimants.

  • December 01, 2016

                Ferriter Scobbo extends its deepest sympathies to the family of Curtis Lanciani Sr. who passed away recently. Curt dedicated his career to the public power industry. He was the General Manager of the Littleton Electric Light Department, (“LELD”) one of the founders of  the Northeast Public Power Association (“NEPPA”) in 1965 serving as President and a member of the NEPPA Board of Directors. Curt also served as the president of the Municipal Electric Association of Massachusetts, (“MEAM”).

  • November 23, 2016

    Ferriter Scobbo congratulates Risman Insurance Agency, Inc. on the acquisition of Kenneth H. St. Onge Insurance in Worcester, MA by its affiliate Byette Insurance Agency, Inc. Ferrtier Scobbo represented Byette Insurance Agency, Inc. in this transaction.

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  • October 14, 2016

    Ferriter Scobbo’s client, the Sterling Municipal Light Department (SMLD), hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for their battery energy storage system on October 12th. The storage system will make vital facilities in Sterling resilient during power outages while also providing the town with economic benefits. For more information on the groundbreaking ceremony, please see the link below.

  • October 07, 2016

                October 1, 2016 marked Ferriter Scobbo’s sixth and most meaningful year participating in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Light the Night Walk in Wakefield, Massachusetts. This year’s walk was our first since Rob Granger’s passing in late 2015.