Eaton Peabody – Maine Law Firm

Eaton Peabody is a Maine-based law firm with attorneys serving New England and Atlantic Canada from offices in Augusta, Bangor, Brunswick, Ellsworth and Portland. Our lawyers offer sophisticated legal expertise that emphasizes responsive client service.

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Maine Justice Foundation Makes Inaugural Grants from its Racial Justice Fund

Hallowell, ME – The Maine Justice Foundation has made inaugural grants from its Racial Justice Fund to six Maine groups. The goal of the Fund is to support Black, Indigenous, and People of Color statewide to forge social, systemic, and economic solutions that will address racism and inequities in our culture, organizations and systems. “We […]

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COVID-19 Update: Temporary CARES Act Bankruptcy Provisions Extensions

On March 27, 2021, President Biden signed into law the “COVID-19 Bankruptcy Relief Extension Act of 2021.” The Act extends the bankruptcy-related sunset provisions for the CARES Act by one year, but left intact the sunset provisions in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 that passed on December 27, 2020. The CARES Act amendments to […]

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Legal Update: Amended ECF Procedures For Original Signatures on Electronically Filed Documents

Under a recent amendment to the ECF Administrative Procedures, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Maine will no longer require that ECF filers obtain original signatures on documents prior to filing. Effective March 23, 2021, counsel can file copies of signed documents so long as we obtain the original wet signature within 30 days of signing. […]

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Gretchen Jones & Patrick Lyons to Cover Cannabis at Maine Bankers Expo

April 5-9, 2021 via Zoom Learn More & Register Schedule Maine Bankers is pleased to announce the launch of our 2021 Virtual Bank Expo.  The event will run the week of April 5th.  There will be 24 sessions to choose from, including a bonus round table with Maine Educators, as well as prize drawings.  Each […]

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Event: Growth Basics for Business: Manage Conflict in the Virtual Environment

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Learn More & Register Humans are naturally hardwired to respond with our fight-or-flight instincts when engaged in conflict. However, in many instances, conflict and challenging conversations offer us an opportunity to develop new skills. In this program, participants will cultivate the courage and develop the skills […]

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Governor Mills Unveils Moving Maine Forward Plan

Moving Maine Forward plan maintains critical public health measures, establishes clear timeframes, simplifies and standardizes protocols, and updates travel policies to prepare for Maine’s busy tourism season as vaccinations progress Governor Janet Mills today unveiled a plan to protect public health and support Maine’s economy as the state approaches its busy spring and summer tourism […]

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