September 18, 2012 - Carta, McAlister & Moore, along with three other Fairfield County law firms, made new law in a Probate litigation matter involving conservatorships. CMM represented a conservator of an estate who was appointed in accordance with the Connecticut Probate Court’s procedures for voluntary Conservators. Despite the existence of voluntary Conservators of both th [...] Full Story >
August 16, 2012 - Mark R. Carta recently presented at a meeting for A-Suite Executives conducted by “My Executive Career Coach, LLC” (www.MyExecutiveCareerCoach.com) in Stamford, Connecticut. Mark discussed the enforceability of restrictive employment covenants generally and answered questions concerning covenants not to compete in Connecticut and New York.
August 16, 2012 - Mark Carta has just returned from the annual meeting of LEGUS in Ann Arbor, Michigan. LEGUS is a network of AV-Rated law firms created in 1995 to help small to mid-sized law firms compete more effectively in the global market. LEGUS gives CMM the unique ability to connect its clients with other AV-Rated law firms throughout the US and abroad. LEGUS has over 70 member firm [...] Full Story >
July 31, 2012 - ERISA preemptions can be among the thorniest of issues in employment law. Mark Carta recently defeated a Motion to Dismiss filed by Munich Reinsurance America, Inc. based on an ERISA preemption defense in a suit filed by CMM on behalf of a former top Munich Re executive. In June , 2010, the Second Circuit created a narrow exception to the ERISA preemption doctrine in [...] Full Story >
July 31, 2012 - Glen Moore and developer David Genovese were willing “victims” at a fund raising event to support the Town of Darien Firefighter Foundation by getting their hair shorn at the Darien Fire Station. Glen and David raised more than $15,000 for the Foundation and hopefully have already started letting their hair regrow for the next charity event.