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Jamaica Plain Shooting – Mildred C. Hailey Apartments

Another innocent victim gunned down by gang violence at the Mildred C. Hailey apartment complex in Boston. Another shooting rocked the Mildred C. Hailey housing complex, formally the Bromley-Heath Apartments, on Friday May 4, 2018.  The troubled Jamaica Plain complex has a long history of gang violence and innocent victims, ...
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Product Liability — Preemption Defense

Combies Hanson, P.C. recently argued against a motion to dismiss a product liability case in which a young woman is alleged to have died as a result of a failing Sorin Mitroflow aortic heart valve.  Combies Hanson, P.C. represents the young woman's family in a wrongful death action that will ...
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Negligent Security. What is it?

Negligent Security.  What is it? by Matthew C. Hanson, Esq. Introduction Negligent security, sometimes referred to as inadequate security cases, are civil actions aimed at recovering a monetary judgment for the victims of violent crime when the premises where the crime took place lacked adequate security.  These types of cases ...
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Combies Hanson, P.C. – Happy Halloween!!

  Great Scott! There’s some stranger things than usual lurking around the neighborhood. Ghosts, goblins, and maybe even Barb will rise from the dead, and there’s no telling what time they’ll start their most excellent adventure.   Halloween is a dangerous time for motorists and you don’t have to attend ...
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Combies Hanson – 5 Security Concerns to Look For When Renting An Apartment

Violent crimes can occur at any location. Do not think that if you live in a so-called safe neighborhood it means you are immune to crime. Many neighborhoods that are low crime areas are that way because of adequate security features. Before renting an apartment or visiting a friend at ...
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