• 24 May. 2017

    Shaheen & Gordon Attorneys Featured at the Maine Trial Lawyers Association Annual Meeting and Spring Seminar

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    Shaheen & Gordon Attorney Celine M. Boyle, along with co-chair Jodi Nofsinger of Berman & Simmons, created the 2017 Maine Trial Lawyers Association Spring Seminar program, and organized the speakers for the event. The program centered on the connection between happiness, civility and professionalism in the practice of law, and was attended by more than 120 lawyers from across the state. ...
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  • 10 May. 2017

    Missouri Jury Awards $110 Million Against Johnson & Johnson Over Talc-Powder Cancer

    Posted By Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.

    A Missouri jury has awarded more than $110 million in damages to a Virginia woman who claimed that using Johnson & Johnson talc-based products led to her developing ovarian cancer. The verdict, reached Thursday in St. Louis, Missouri, is the largest award to date in what has become thousands of lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson over talcum power products that have been found to increase ...
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  • 9 May. 2017

    Spring Safety Tips for Parents of Teens

    Posted By Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.

    Spring may be slow in coming to New England, but warmer weather and brighter days bring prom season to the region so it is important to remember that safety should always be a priority. If you have a teen, our Maine attorneys at Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. wants to help you keep them safe. This is especially true for teens who get behind the wheel of a motor vehicle. Remember, teens are ...
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  • 23 Jan. 2017

    Peter Schroeter Named on Roster of Maine Human Rights Commission's Third Party Neutral Mediation Program

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    Shaheen & Gordon Attorney Peter Schroeter has been named to the roster of the Maine Human Rights Commission’s Third Party Neutral Mediation Program. He is just one of five mediators selected to be in the program. Additionally, Schroeter was named to the Land Use and General Civil Litigation Mediation (District Court) rosters for the Court Alternative Dispute Resolution Services. ...
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  • 28 Dec. 2016

    Our Portland Office is Moving!

    Posted By Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.

    Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. will be moving its Portland office to The Woodman Building; 75 Pearl Street, Suite 205, Portland, ME 04101, beginning January 1, 2017. Meetings at this office are by appointment only. Please contact our Saco office 207-282-1527 for more information.
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  • 16 Dec. 2016

    New Minimum Wage Law to Take Effect in Maine on January 7, 2017

    Posted By Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.

    A December 15 press release from the Maine Department of Labor advises Maine employers of their legal obligations to workers now that changes to the state minimum wage have been passed via the ballot initiative Question 4. Here is what you need to know about the new minimum wage law in Maine, effective January 7, 2017: Affected employers include any business operating in the state of Maine with ...
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  • 12 Dec. 2016

    Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. Now Accepting Talcum Powder Cases

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    If you or a loved one developed ovarian or cervical cancer and you have a history of using talcum powder, you need to call Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. immediately. It is possible that your cancer is linked to the use of talc, a mineral known to cause aggressive tumor growth upon entering the body. Talcum powder maker Johnson & Johnson faces over 1,000 lawsuits because they failed to disclose ...
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  • 28 Sep. 2016

    Court Strikes Down New Hampshire's "Ballot Selfie" Law

    Posted By Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.

    Today, in a win for free speech, the First Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston issued a decision finding the ballot-selfie law violates the First Amendment. Attorney William Christie, a partner with Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., along with the American Civil Liberties Union of New Hampshire had filed a lawsuit in federal court in 2014 challenging the law as unconstitutional. "In this landmark ...
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  • 28 Sep. 2016

    Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. Attorney Recognized as Maine's Lawyer of the Year in Mediation

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    Peter W. Schroeter of Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. was named the Best Lawyers® 2017 Mediation "Lawyer of the Year" in Maine. He has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America© in Mediation since 2009, and has received the AV-Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale–Hubbell®. Mr. Schroeter has been selected to the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals and is ...
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  • 27 Jun. 2016

    Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. Attorney Featured at Recent Maine State Bar Association Conference

    Posted By Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.

    Attorney Elizabeth Scheffee, whose practice focuses on divorce and family law, was tapped to introduce Paulette Brown, president of the American Bar Association, at the Maine State Bar Association’s 2016 Summer Bar Conference, which was recently held in Bar Harbor, ME. Scheffee, along with Associate Justice Andrew M. Mead, of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court, and Elizabeth F. Stout, Esq., ...
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  • 19 May. 2016

    Alexander Spadinger of Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. Secures $240,000 Jury Verdict for Victims of Medical Malpractice in Maine

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    After a three day trial in Aroostook County Superior Court in Caribou, Maine, Shaheen & Gordon attorney Alex Spadinger obtained a $240,000.00 jury verdict on behalf of his clients, Travis and Jami Blair, in their claims against the Aroostook Medical Center. There were no offers of settlement made on behalf of the hospital prior to trial. The case had been presented to a mandatory medical ...
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  • 2 May. 2016

    Schroeter Recognized Nationally as Leading Mediator in the State of Maine

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    Peter W. Schroeter has been inducted as a charter member of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals’ Maine Chapter, an honor given to the state’s leading practitioners for Excellence in the field of Dispute Resolution. Schroeter, who is chair of the firm’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice, was one of just eight attorneys in the state who were inducted into the ...
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  • 8 Apr. 2016

    Mediation: What is it and How Can You Use it to Help Your Business?

    Posted By Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.

    By Peter Schroeter, Esq. The recent surge in the popularity of mediation signifies a dramatic shift in how legal disputes are resolved. In the past, settlement efforts in the litigation arena were limited to direct negotiations through the attorneys usually at the end of the case after engaging in extensive, time consuming and very expensive adversarial litigation tactics. As litigation has become ...
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  • 22 Feb. 2016

    Shaheen & Gordon Welcomes Elizabeth Scheffee to the Firm

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    SACO, MAINE – Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., is proud to welcome attorney Elizabeth Scheffee to the firm’s Saco and Portland offices. She brings more than three decades of experience in domestic relations matters and will continue to focus her practice in the areas of divorce and family law. Attorney Scheffee helps clients resolve conflicts through alternative dispute resolution. In ...
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  • 11 Dec. 2015

    Attorney Peter Schroeter Speaks on Mediation at Biddeford Saco Chamber of Commerce Event

    Posted By Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.

    This week, Attorney Peter Schroeter of Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., recently selected as the President of the Maine Association of Mediators, presented at a Biddeford Saco Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Forum on the following topic description: How Mediation Can Benefit Your Business Recently, mediation has altered the trend of how many legal disputes are resolved. Before, many businesses and ...
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