April 25, 2024

Boston Law Firm Secures Landmark Legal Victory in Pet Custody Case

Breaking up is hard to do—particularly when a beloved pet is caught in the schism. For pet owners who share an animal with a spouse or other romantic partner, roommate, friend, or family member, a recent case decided by the Massachusetts Court of Appeals has created promising precedent in the pet custody arena, recognizing pets as unique property with a special purpose. In Lyman v. Lanser, plaintiff Brett Lyman sought to enforce an agreement with his former romantic partner, Sasha […]