We are pleased to announce two new members to our Government Relations team. K. Garth Corriveau joins our office both as an attorney and as an experienced government relations advocate. Garth graduated from the University of New Hampshire School of Law in 2004. As an attorney, Garth has provided cou...
Monday, December 19, 2016 by Chris
In New Hampshire, failing to report hazing can end an educator’s career. Public schools may get some relief in the future when it comes to their responsibilities for watching what students and school district employees do on the internet. It goes without saying that social media has changed the fabric of American culture, and is
New Hampshire sexual assault victims and their rights. Many victims of sexual assaults, such as those being alleged against Robert Joubert in this New Hampshire Union Leader article, don’t realize that it may be possible to bring a civil suit many years after an assault occurred.
Medical payments coverage can apply to insurance coverage on both motor vehicles and premises involved in an accident. With regard to premises, medical payments coverage will generally pay for injuries sustained by anyone hurt on the premises. Thus, if you have medical payments coverage as a part of your homeowners insurance and someone falls while
Thursday, December 15, 2016 by Chris
Uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage insurance is important for everyone to have – and in an adequate amount. If you or anyone else covered under your insurance policy is injured in an accident caused by an uninsured motorist, your uninsured motorist coverage will pay for your damage up to the limits of your coverage. Underinsured
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 by Chris
The Relationship Between Bianco Professional Association and the Independent Oil Marketers Association of New England (IOMA) The relationship between the Independent Oil Marketers Association of New England (IOMA) and Bianco Professional Association began in the early 1980s. In seeking to establish a fund to provide excess insurance for the industry in environmental matters, IOMA hired Attorney James Bianco to
We’re often asked by school principals and school nurses about providing children with medication in school, and the common theme is that everyone is searching for clear and definite answers to questions that have been circulating for years. The reason that clear answers can be so hard to find is that administering medication in school
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by Chris
Bianco P.A. is pleased to announce the successful passage of House Bill 292, relative to registration fees for commercial, private, and pleasure vessels. This law will help keep NH lakes clean and recognizes the importance of our state’s natural resources in areas such as tourism. Signed into law on July 22, 2014, the legislation is
A team from Bianco P.A. volunteered with NH Special Olympics at the 44th Annual Special Olympics of New Hampshire Summer Games, held at the University of New Hampshire in Durham. Members of our firm joined nearly 1,000 volunteers and 900 athletes, as well as their families, friends, and other spectators — all of whom braved the
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 by Chris
Have you ever heard of the expression, “Every dog is allowed one bite?” This comes from an old English common law rule dating to at least the 17th century, which holds that an owner of a dog that bites and injures another person is not liable to that person unless the owner knows that the
On June 27, 2012, the New Hampshire Legislature made history and placed our state at the forefront of medical malpractice reform by passing Senate Bill 406, the first “Early Offer” bill of its kind to become law in the country. This law will be effective on January 1, 2013. The law provides a statutory framework