• Overview

    An introduction to the sections of the conflict of interest law that cover public employees' "side jobs" and acting on behalf of another individual or entity.
  • G.L. c. 268A, Section 4

    This section of the conflict of interest law prohibits a STATE employee from receiving compensation from, or acting as agent or attorney for anyone, other than the Commonwealth, in connection with a particular matter in which the Commonwealth is a party or has a direct and substantial interest.
  • G.L. c. 268A, Section 11

    This section of the conflict of interest law prohibits a COUNTY employee from receiving compensation from, or acting as agent or attorney for anyone, other than the County, in connection with a particular matter in which the County is a party or has a direct and substantial interest.
  • Educational Materials

    Advisories and other educational information related to G.L. c. 268A, sections 4, 11 and 17.
  • G.L. c. 268A, Section 17

    This section of the conflict of interest law prohibits a MUNICIPAL employee from receiving compensation from, or acting as agent or attorney for anyone, other than the Municipality, in connection with a particular matter in which the Municipality is a party or has a direct and substantial interest.