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Lawmakers OK Energy, Economic Bills; Non-Competes Remain Unchanged

A frenzied conclusion to the 2015-2016 Beacon Hill legislative session produced far-reaching measures on energy and economic-development, but…

A Statesmanlike Approach to Non-Competes

The 19th-century British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli defined a statesman as “essentially a practical character” who works “to…

Take Action to Limit Electricity Rate Hikes

Employers concerned about the rising cost of electricity in Massachusetts take note ” it’s time to contact members…

Legislature Approves Compromise Wage-Equity Bill

The Massachusetts Legislature unanimously passed on Saturday a compromise pay-equity bill hammered out among House leaders, the attorney…

AIM to Honor International Business Leaders at Symposium

Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) announced today that it will present its 21st annual Global Trade Awards at…

Senate Takes Step Back on Non-Competes

The Massachusetts Senate took a dramatic step backward yesterday on non-compete agreements, passing Draconian restrictions that would effectively…

AIM Backs Compromise Wage-Equity Bill

Associated Industries of Massachusetts announced that it supports compromise pay-equity legislation passed by the House of Representatives on…

Transgender Law Will Have Modest Effect on Business

The transgender-rights bill signed last Friday by Governor Charlie Baker may be a landmark piece of social legislation,…

Panama Canal Expansion Will Benefit Port of Boston

Editor’s note – Kristen Rupert is Executive Director of the AIM International Business Council.