Mike Coughlin

Meaden & Moore report Plus

Below is the Meaden & Moore report that somehow ended up in the Coughlin vs Town of Cohasset folder at Dedham Superior Court. It’s quite an interesting read. We will never know how important it was in driving this case to settlement. But it does show relationships Peter DeCaprio formed with local town officials and…

Cohasset settles with Mike Coughlin

 Four days before the Coughlin lawsuit against the Town of Cohasset quickly settled with Coughlin (January 14th)  for what Town Manager Chris Senior alleges is 285,000: $200,000 from insurance with $85,000  being the Town’s share. Let’s just say we doubt it. In an attempt to get a hold of this matter, this blogger spoke with…

Coughlin’s attorney named lawyer of year by Lawyers Weekly

Former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin’s Whistleblower suit is over wrongful termination, open meeting law infractions, tortious interference of contract by DeCaprio. Several callers to Tinytown Unleashed ask us to refresh their memories. All of this is on various posts under numerous catagories, but the main catagories are Mike Coughlin, Cohasset Water, Cohasset Selectmen.  http://www.tinytownunleashed.com…

Former Cohasset Town Manager takes Town to Trial

After almost five years, former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin will get his day in Dedham court on January 17th. On December 5, 2012 we reported in our blog (http://www.tinytownunleashed.com/tinytowns/couhglin-files-whistleblower-against-cohasset-decaprio/) that Coughlin had filed a whistleblower suite against the Town of Cohasset and Peter DeCaprio, chairman of the town’s water commission. In his suit he…

Coughlin deposing Cohasset officials

Coughlin Lawsuit heats upIn answer to many questions to this blog about the Coughlin lawsuit against the town. Former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin is now in the process of deposing town officials and former town officials of Cohasset. We have learned that people deposed to date have been Select Chair Diane Kennedy and former…

Aquarion lobbyist accused of pulling a fire alarm at May 7-8 Oxford town meeting

Brian Lee of the Worcester Telegram and Gazette staff reported on Friday, May 30 that a lobbyist for Aquarian is accused of pulling a fire alarm to stop debate and a vote at the May 7-8 town meetingDo you want to know how far Aquarion Water investors will go to get their way?  Read this. http://www.telegram.com/article/20140530/NEWS/305309739/1116 Brian Lee of…

Harold Lichten wins $1M for former Lynn finance officer

Harold Lichten wins $1M for former Lynn finance officerLate today, the Daily Item of Lynn reported that Harold Lichten (the attorney who is handing the  lawsuit of former Cohasset Town Manager Mike Coughlin) won nearly $1M for John Pace, a former finance officer at City Hall. The City of Lynn plans to appeal the award. Attorney’s statements…