The Internet offers many resources for non-lawyers to investigate legal issues. These sources will provide some understanding about your legal rights and how to protect them. Sometimes this information will provide everything you need to answer your question or solve your problem. Other times you may need an attorney to help you understand how the law applies to your specific situation.

Government Agencies:

Massachusetts Attorney General’s Website

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination

Civil Service Commission

Statutes and Regulations:

Massachusetts Law On Prevailing Wage

Massachusetts General Laws

Advisory from the Office of the Attorney General Concerning Independent Contractor Misclassification

Civil Service News and Examinations