Douglas F. Britton joins Community & Economic Development Committee of the Scarborough Community Chamber of Commerce

Douglas F. Britton has recently joined the Community & Economic Development Committee of the Scarborough Community Chamber of Commerce. He will be working with the committee to assist the Scarborough chamber to evaluate a variety of local economic and development issues in Scarborough, including the continuing development of the Haigis Parkway and a recently proposed… Read more »

Stephanie N. Strouse named to Super Lawyers® New England Rising Stars

Stephanie N. Strouse has been named to the New England Rising Stars® list as one of the top up-and-coming attorneys in Maine for 2011. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor. Stephanie focuses her practice in the areas of estate planning, probate, estate and trust administration,… Read more »

Drummond & Drummond, LLP welcomes Andrew P. Pierce

Drummond & Drummond, LLP is pleased to announce that Andrew P. Pierce has joined the firm as an associate in the firm’s litigation department. He will focus his practice on personal injury, employment and business litigation. Prior to joining our firm, Andy practiced law at a firm in Duluth, Minnesota, where he concentrated his practice… Read more »

Huckel-Bauer discusses small business legal issues on local radio program

Attorney Nate Huckel-Bauer recently spoke with the hosts of Maine’s Mind Your Own Business radio show about legal issues small businesses may face in the coming year. The show is available on the web at: http://mindyourownbusinessradio.com/stay-out-of-legal-trouble-in-2011 and a written summary of the discussion is available as a PDF.

D&D Volunteers

On June 11, 2010 two teams of D&D attorneys and staff members participated in a community service project by painting the interior of the Kennedy Park Study Center. The firm project was part of a joint effort with the Portland Red Claws, Keeley Construction Company and Quirk Chevrolet, which resulted in the creation of a… Read more »

Maine’s new Uniform Power of Attorney Act

Effective July 1, 2010, Maine has adopted the Uniform Power of Attorney Act. This new law applies to power of attorneys created before, on or after July 1, 2010, but powers of attorney prior to July 1, 2010 remain effective. In response to the new law, we have substantially expanded our Durable General Power of… Read more »

Paul Peck Elected to MEREDA Board

Attorney Paul Peck of Drummond & Drummond has been elected to the Maine Real Estate & Development Association’s board of directors for 2010-2011. The Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA) is an organization whose mission is to promote an environment for responsible development and ownership of real estate throughout the State. (MEREDA)

Arthur Cerullo Named to the American Lung Association National Board of Directors

Longtime American Lung Association volunteer Arthur A. Cerullo will serve on the American Lung Association’s national board of directors and will help lead the American Lung Association’s work to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease. Mr. Cerullo will work closely with the American Lung Association’s president and CEO to further the… Read more »

Form 990-N e-Postcard

As a result of a law passed by Congress in 2006, most small, tax-exempt organizations (those with $25,000 or less in gross receipts) are now required to annually file a Form 990-N e-Postcard. The e-Postcard is due every year by the 15th day of the fifth month after the close of the tax-exempt organization’s tax… Read more »