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New Commercial Drones Rules Adopted

On Aug 29, 2016, the Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced the coming into force and implementation of the first operational rules for routine non-hobbyist use of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS or “drones”). The new rule, which is Part 107 of the Federal Aviation Regulations provides the first national, […]

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Wayfair Opens Doors to Bangor, Maine Customer Service Facility

PDF Version of Press Release BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W), one of the world’s largest online destinations for home furnishings and décor, today announced the opening of a new customer service center in Bangor, Maine. With plans to create 450 full-time customer service roles in the new location, Wayfair is scaling its service operations to […]

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Eaton Peabody and Husson University Launch the Smart Business Seminar Series

Husson University and the law firm of Eaton Peabody announced today that the two organizations are working together to offer the Smart Business Seminar Series to members of the Maine business community. The first seminar on employee stock ownership plans, (ESOPs), will be at the Richard E. Dyke Center for Family Business on the Bangor, […]

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Eaton Peabody to Host Regional TAGLaw Conference

Portland, Maine – The law firm of Eaton Peabody is pleased to host the Regional Northeastern and Atlantic Canada conference for the TAGLaw Global network of law firms. The conference will be held at the Portland Regency Hotel in the Old Port on September 8 through 10, 2016. United States Senator Angus King will present […]

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Land Use Planning Commission Memo – Rule Revision

The Land Use Planning Commission and the Department of Environmental Protection have posted the proposed Chapter 11 (DEP Chapter 450) revisions to “Administrative Regulations for Hydropower Projects” to a 30-day public comment period. Notice of the public comment period and the draft rule changes to Chapter 11 are posted on the Commission’s website at: http://www.maine.gov/dacf/lupc/laws_rules/proposed_rules/rules.shtml#chapt11_hydropower […]

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Blue Hill Coop First to Use Maine’s Crowdfunding Law

On August 16th, 2016 Blue Hill Coop became the first company to take advantage of Fund-ME—Maine’s crowdfunding law. Fund-ME allows companies to raise up to $1 million from a large number of Maine residents. Generally residents can only invest a few thousand dollars each, and the company must file a detailed offering circular with the […]

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