Entries by Deborah Gold-Alexander

MASSACHUSETTS MORATORIUM ON EVICTIONS AND FORECLOSURES

            While the recently enacted federal CARES ACT put into effect certain protections regarding housing, Governor Baker signed a bill that bars evictions and foreclosures against residential tenants or owners from moving forward in Massachusetts for 120 days after the effective date of the act or 45 days after COVID-19 emergency declaration has been lifted, […]

AN UPDATE FROM ATTORNEY DEBORAH GOLD-ALEXANDER COURT CLOSURES AND OTHER IMPORTANT LEGAL MATTERS AMID CORONAVIRUS APRIL 2, 2020

As many of you may be aware, on Friday, March 27, 2020, the president signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES ACT”) into law. In addition to the law providing stimulus funds for working people, loans for small businesses to carry on business and keep employees employed during this crisis and providing […]

A MESSAGE FROM ATTORNEY DEBORAH GOLD-ALEXANDER COPING IN THESE UNCERTAIN TIMES MY THOUGHTS ON CORONAVIRUS AND YOUR IMPORTANT LEGAL MATTERS

Many of us remember the infamous “Blizzard of ’78”.  As a teenager growing up in Revere, the lockdown inspired by that event is still vivid in my mind – school was canceled, our parents’ workplaces were closed, few people could travel anywhere, the army set up shop at the high school, and residents displaced from […]