The Future of Legal Technology Webinar

12/06/2017 - 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Learn about the fundamentals of cloud computing for lawyers and the ethical considerations you should make when evaluating software for your firm....
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Bankruptcy Cases from the Department of Revenue's Perspective: Key Concepts and Common Issues

12/05/2017 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
This program will feature John B. O’Donnell, Counsel, Litigation Bureau, Massachusetts Department of Revenue who will present an overview of common tax issues arising in the context of Chapters 7, 11 and 13 bankruptcy matters....
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New Plan Review and Lunch Served Too! The New Chapter 13 Plan Explained

11/30/2017 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of the new Chapter 13 Plan Form and Rules that take effect on December 1, 2017. December 1st is almost here and there is no more time to delay. The Court, the Office of the Chapter 13 Trustee and knowledgeable debtor and creditor attorneys will provide information on how the changes will impact Chapter 13 cases going forward and provide practical suggestions on how to implement those changes into your practice....
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Are Those Assets Protected? Trusts & Exemptions in Bankruptcy

10/30/2017 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join us as experienced Chapter 7 Panel Trustees Donald Lassman and Gary Cruickshank discuss issues with trusts and exemptions that may arise in a bankruptcy....
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Commercial Leases with Financially Distressed Tenants

09/27/2017 - 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
Join us for a discussion of dealing with a financially troubled tenant including issues arising during a tenant bankruptcy....
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Volunteer with the Bankruptcy Section and IWIRC New England at the Greater Boston Food Bank

06/28/2017 - 05:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Please join your colleagues from the BBA and the International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation's New England Network for a fun community service event at the Greater Boston Food Bank on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, from 5:30 - 8:00 PM...
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CLE - 27th Annual Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Conference

05/18/2017 - 02:00 PM to 08:00 PM
The Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Conference is an annual opportunity for bankruptcy professionals and the Federal Bankruptcy Court Judges to meet and share insights, observations and analysis on key issues for 2017 beyond....
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Young Bankruptcy Lawyers: How Did We Get Here? Where are We Going?

04/25/2017 - 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
This program will a feature a panel of rising starts in the bankruptcy practice discussing how the came to field, what specifics areas of restructuring and insolvency they focus on, and how they market themselves to the industry....
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Bankruptcy's Annual Chapter 13 Update

04/24/2017 - 12:30 PM to 12:30 PM
Join us to hear from Trustee Carolyn A. Bankowski on the current issues and trends in the practice of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy law....
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CLE - Bankruptcy 101: Intro to Bankruptcy Law for Attorneys Who Don't Practice Bankruptcy Law

03/15/2017 - 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
The program will focus on the basic structure of a bankruptcy proceeding from beginning to end, how to read the Bankruptcy Code, how bankruptcy cases travel between the bankruptcy and district court, and how the appeals process is structured....
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Young Bar Meets Bankruptcy Bench

02/16/2017 - 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
This is the 10th annual Young Bar Meets Bankruptcy Bench event. The program introduces new bar members to the judges for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts and the Clerk of Court, James Lynch. The first portion of the program will focus on practical problems involving the introduction of evidence and the intersection of bankruptcy proceedings and criminal law. It will feature a mock hearing, in which the judges will be given an opportunity to rule on these issues and provide insight into their reasoning. During the second portion, the judges and Mr. Lynch, will discuss recent developments in bankruptcy law and general advice for developing a bankruptcy practice in today’s market....
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Pro Bono Training: How to Prepare a Pro Bono Bankruptcy Case

01/31/2017 - 03:30 PM to 07:30 PM
This training will inform attendees how to take on pro bono bankruptcy cases and represent pro bono debtors. ...
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Bankruptcy and Tax Considerations for Budding Marijuana Businesses

01/30/2017 - 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
This program will focus on potential problems and solutions for businesses looking to engage in marijuana commerce, following the recent passage of the Massachusetts Marijuana Legalization Initiative....
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An Insider’s Guide to the Fundamentals of Bankruptcy Litigation

01/27/2017 - 12:30 PM to 02:00 PM
This program will provide insight into the various common disputes that take place in the context of a bankruptcy case including adversary proceedings and contested matters. The panelists will discuss the differences between bankruptcy court litigation and state court or federal district court practice.  They will draw on their own personal experiences to help bridge the gap and impart practice tips that are not covered in law school....
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