We thank Chi Chi Wu, Olivia Wein, Andrew Pizor, Karen Lusson, Charlie Harak, Jen Bosco, Abby Shafroth, Aidan Browleit, Tara Twomey, Charles Delbaum, Geoff Walsh, Mary Kingsley, and Kurt Terwilliger for their substantive contributions and legal research.
We particularly want to acknowledge the many contributions to this book made by the late Allen Agnitti, a Massachusetts attorney.
We also would like to thank Denise Lisio for editorial supervision. Thanks also to Josh Ambre for editorial assistance, cite checking, and organization of the online companion materials; Scribe for typesetting and composition services; and iFactory and Codearium for designing and developing the website for the online version of this treatise.
This Tenth Edition builds on the prior nine editions. As such, this edition is indebted to the efforts of over 100 individuals who contributed to this project starting over thirty years ago. There are now too many people to list here, but a collective thanks to everyone.