<h1 class="entry-title">Category: Legal Updates</h1>
19 Jul

NEPBA WINS ARBITRATION ON BEHALF OF NORFOLK HOUSE OF CORRECTION OFFICER

The Grievant, received a three-day unpaid suspension based upon two distinct reasons, (1) for allegedly ignoring a direct order to attend an investigatory interview on September 28, 2021, and (2) for allegedly failing to secure and properly account for inmate funds. The arbitrator held that the employer, the Norfolk Sheriff’s Office (NSO), despite the calling […]

27 Jun

NEPBA ATTORNEYS RESPONSE TO DECISION

Court says POST Questions 6 & 7 are Unconstitutional – NEPBA granted partial injunction In response to a consolidated lawsuit filed by Nolan | Perroni on behalf of the NEPBA (and the Worcester Police Patrol Officers and President Dan Gilbert, NEPBA’s┬árepresentative local union), and other unions,┬áthe Suffolk Superior Court today enjoined POST from requiring officers […]

27 May

UPDATE: NEPBA vs. POST Commission Litigation

On behalf of the Worcester Police Patrol Officers Union, the NEPBA and its Massachusetts membership, Attorneys Peter Perroni and Gary Nolan filed a lawsuit recently against the POST Commission, seeking to enjoin the controversial POST questionnaire process. Our case was filed in the Worcester Superior Court, and a hearing on our motion for preliminary injunction […]