DaPrato v. Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
SJC-12651Argue Date: Thursday April 4, 2019
*Summary: Employment Law-- Various issues arising out of a damage action against an employer alleging that the employer terminated the plaintiff’s employment as retaliation for the employee having taken medical leave.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lenk, Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
Counsel for Appellant: James F. Kavanaugh, Jr., Esquire Bonnie M. Gillespie, Esquire John S. Chinian, Esquire Meghan L. McNamara, Esquire Michael J. Rossi, Esquire Carolyn Francisco Murphy, Esquire
Appellee: Richard A. DaPrato
Counsel for Appellee: Robert S. Mantell, Esquire David E. Belfort, Esquire Michael L. Mason, Esquire Andrew McIlvaine, Esquire
Court Appealed From: Suffolk Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Douglas H. Wilkins, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Appellate Review
Amici Curiae: New England Legal Foundation, Associated Industries of Massach
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