Factory Five Racing was founded in 1995. Over the years they have grown from a start-up business in a small garage to become the world's largest manufacturer of "build-it-yourself" component car kits. They employ a full-time crew of about 40 people, and are located in Wareham, Massachusetts (about an hour south of Boston). They make their products right here in the USA, in the heart of New England where American manufacturing was born. Read More..
Fred and Danny Magnanimi grew up watching their father create beautiful, handcrafted jewelry in the family's Cranston, RI jewelry manufacturing business. When the boys grew up, Fred moved to New York and began working on Wall Street as an investment banker, while younger brother Danny, still enamored by the family business, stayed home. Increased competition from overseas businesses created significant challenges for the business, but Danny was confident he could find a way for the family business to evolve and thrive. This was his mission, this was his passion. Read More..
Employment lawyer, Mike Gamboli, participate in a panel discussion entitled, At the Intersection of Workers' Compensation and Employment Law. The panel discusses the right to reinstatement and suitable alternative employment in workers' compensation law, while also explaining the Americans with Disability Act.
PS&H Litigation chair, Paul Kessimian, moderates a panel discussion entitled, How to Best Use Proportionality and the Rules of Civil Procedure to Contain Discovery Costs and Burdens. This discussion is designed not to just review law on the topic, but to use that law and the speakers' experience to provide practical tips on how to navigate discovery and motion practice and to have the best chance to contain discovery and its costs when appropriate.
The Rhode Island Bar Association 2018 Annual Meeting is being held at the Rhode Island Convention Center. Paul's panel will take place from 10:45am to 12pm. 1.0 CLE credit + .5 ethics credits are available. Mike's panel is scheduled to take place from 2-3 pm. 1.0 CLE credit is available.