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On October 14, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick will be honored with the BBA Beacon Award for Diversity & Inclusion at the Taj Boston. Governor Patrick will be honored for his groundbreaking work creating a more diverse judiciary in the state of Massachusetts. Learn More.
The BBA is responsible for the creation of the successful Business Litigation Session which efficiently manages business disputes and has increased the efficiency and quality of judicial services provided to individuals, and any business involved in complex commercial disputes.
After 10 years of work on homestead reform, the BBA lauded the Commonwealth's adoption of reforms providing greater protection for homeowners. The BBA continues to explore ways to advance consumer protection and its Consumer Protection Work Group continues to collaborate with the Attorney General's office to modernize regulations in a number of areas including the collection of consumer debt.
The BBA frequently comments on proposed court rule changes. Our Sections serve as a resource and provide guidance to the courts on procedural and administrative changes and maintain a continuing dialogue with judges.
For more information about our work in this area or to learn how to get involved, please email Michael Avitzur, Director of Government Relations and Public Affairs, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SEPTEMBER 25TH 2014
On Tuesday, U.S. Representative Niki Tsongas visited the BBA to speak about her...
SEPTEMBER 18TH 2014
It’s been a busy past few weeks in the BBA’s Government Relations department. Although...