Young Bar Meets Bankruptcy Bench

02/07/2019 - 04:30 PM to 06:30 PM
This is the 12th Annual Young Bar Meets Bankruptcy Bench event. The program introduces law students, clerks, and new bar members to the judges for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts, as well as the Clerk of Court, Molly Sharon....
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Brown Bag Luncheon with the Honorable Melvin S. Hoffman

02/07/2019 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the Consumer Bankruptcy Committee on February 7, 2019 for a lively, interactive discussion with the Honorable Melvin S. Hoffman. This will be an excellent opportunity to hear about Judge Hoffman’s current concerns and to discuss hot topics of the day with fellow bankruptcy practitioners....
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Chapter 7 Panel Trustee Discuss Hot Topics on Exemptions and Fraudulent Transfers

01/31/2019 - 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Chapter 7 Panel Trustees Gary Cruickshank, Mark DeGiacomo, Donald Lassman and Anne White will discuss hot topics in the area of exemptions and fraudulent transfers....
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Bankruptcy and Commercial Leasing – Issues Every Real Estate Attorney Should Know

12/06/2018 - 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
With national and regional retailers filing for bankruptcy protection at astonishing rates, landlords, lenders, and tenants are assessing the ways in which a bankruptcy will affect their real estate portfolio....
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Brown Bag Luncheon with the Honorable Frank J. Bailey

12/06/2018 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the Consumer Bankruptcy Committee on December 6, 2018 for an interactive discussion with the Honorable Frank J. Bailey. This will be an excellent opportunity to hear about Judge Bailey’s current concerns and to discuss hot topics of the day with fellow bankruptcy practitioners....
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Bankruptcy Section Fall Kickoff

10/03/2018 - 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM
Join the Bankruptcy Section as we celebrate the beginning of another program year here at the BBA! ...
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CLE: Overview of Federal Policy on Student Loans and Debt Relief

10/03/2018 - 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Please join us on Wednesday October 3, 2018 at the Boston Bar Association for a comprehensive program on the history of student aid in higher education, with a focus on the dischargeablity of student loans in bankruptcy and current tax policy affecting loan repayment. ...
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Lunch with the Chapter 13 Trustee: Recent Developments and Practice Tips

09/20/2018 - 11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
Join the Consumer Bankruptcy Committee for a discussion with Chapter 13 Trustee Carolyn Bankowski. Ms. Bankowski will discuss recent Chapter 13 cases, other recent developments in Chapter 13 and provide practice tips for Chapter 13 practitioners. ...
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Chapter 11 Plans: What’s New?

06/12/2018 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Led by Janet Bostwick, this program will feature a disscussion of recent cases on Chapter 11 plans and confirmation issues. ...
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Bankruptcy Issues in Real Estate Conveyancing

05/17/2018 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
The Panelists will discuss issues that may arise when a seller or borrower file (or has filed) for Bankruptcy and how such a filing can effect a pending real estate transaction....
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An Introduction to Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

05/08/2018 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
This one hour program will provide an overview of digital currencies, how transactions are verified on a distributed ledger, and how these currencies are mined and traded....
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Brown Bag Luncheon with Judge Frank J. Bailey: Chapter 13 Plan Issues

04/05/2018 - 12:00PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the Consumer Bankruptcy Committee on April 5, 2018 for an interactive discussion with the Honorable Frank J. Bailey. Judge Bailey will focus his remarks on the top issues related to the implementation of the new Chapter 13 form plan. This will be an excellent opportunity to hear about Judge Bailey’s thoughts on this hot topic. ...
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Bankruptcy Luncheon with William Harrington, United States Trustee

03/15/2018 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the Consumer Bankruptcy Committee on March 15, 2018 for an interactive discussion with William Harrington, United States Trustee for the Districts of Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. This will be an excellent opportunity to hear the United States Trustee’s current concerns and to discuss hot topics of the day with fellow bankruptcy practitioners. ...
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