Last April a firestorm erupted when it was disclosed that Governor LePage had met privately at the Blaine House with hearing officers who decide whether unemployed Mainers are entitled to receive weekly benefits. According to news accounts, the Governor told the hearing officers that they were deciding too many cases in favor of employees. Afterwards, […]
Maine at Work
Karen Bilodeau and Ben Grant are attorneys at the workers' rights law firm McTeague Higbee. With experience in both state and federal courts including national litigation, they have particular prominence in labor and employment litigation, workers' compensation, and construction accidents. They use this blog to educate Mainers about their workers' and individual rights in a number of different legal matters. For more information, go to www.mcteaguehigbee.com.