Entries by Attorney Gold-Alexander

Legislation Suspending Evictions Signed in April; Expired in October

In April 2020, amid rising numbers of confirmed coronavirus cases, Governor Charlie Baker of Massachusetts signed emergency legislation that put a hold on residential evictions and foreclosures. While the legislation provided much-needed relief for those who were struggling to pay their rent during the global pandemic, the legislation has since expired and many are wondering […]

Massachusetts State Eviction Moratorium Ends: What You Need to Know and Frequently Asked Questions

When government officials in the United States and Massachusetts first realized the economic toll that the pandemic was having on businesses and individuals, they acted to put protections in place. For example, in April 2020, Governor Charlie Baker signed an executive order that placed an immediate hold on most residential evictions. While the moratorium provided […]

Electric Shock Accidents in Massachusetts

One of the most serious types of accidents and injuries that a person can suffer is that of an electrical shock. Mostly affecting employees who work around electricity, electrical shock accidents can lead to serious, and sometimes fatal, injuries. At the law office of Deborah Gold-Alexander, Attorney at Law, our experienced personal injury lawyer in […]

COVID-19: The Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office Issues Emergency Regulations Limiting Debt Collection In Massachusetts During Pandemic

The coronavirus outbreak that has hit the globe has had tragic effects on individuals, families, and businesses worldwide. Indeed, many have suffered pangs of loneliness in an effort to social distance; others have contracted the disease, COVID-19, themselves–in some cases, this has resulted in death; others have lost loved ones; and many have lost jobs […]

Pros and Cons of Bankruptcy in Massachusetts

Facing large amounts of debt can be a terrifying experience, leading to worries about being evicted or losing one’s home, having assets seized or wages garnished, or even facing litigation as a result of outstanding debt. At the law offices of Deborah Gold-Alexander Attorney at Law, we understand how stressful living with large amounts of […]