Criminal Justice Reform in the Commonwealth: What’s the Landscape?

01/30/2018 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
In 2018 Massachusetts faces a rare opportunity to reform its criminal justice system. Come hear experts discuss the policies in play and what is at stake in the legislation pending on Beacon Hill....
+ Read More

Applying the Exclusionary Rule in the Face of Changing Law

01/09/2018 - 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
As the law of search and seizure continues to evolve in response to changing technology, what happens when a search that was valid when it occurred would be deemed invalid by the time of trial or appeal?...
+ Read More

Immigration Consequences of Criminal Charges

12/19/2017 - 12:00PM to 1:00PM
This program will provide an introduction to the immigration consequences of crimes for criminal defense attorneys and provide background for immigration attorneys who want more “crim-imm” experience....
+ Read More

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....
+ Read More

Bail After Brangan

11/21/2017 - 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Hear from a panel of different perspectives on the new protocols for setting bail....
+ Read More

Specialty Courts in the Commonwealth

10/18/2017 - 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
This program will provide a brief overview of some of the specialty courts in Massachusetts, specifically Drug Court, Mental Health Court, and Veterans’ Treatment Court....
+ Read More

CLE- The Cutting Edge Issues in Criminal Law

05/30/2017 - 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Join us to learn approaches to the law and criminal practice that prosecutors and defenders, alike, can take full advantage of to maximize the benefits and minimize the drawbacks of the practice in this interesting and important area of the law....
+ Read More

Privacy and Cybersecurity Conference Registration

05/24/2017 - 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
The Boston Bar Association’s inaugural Privacy Conference will bring together attorneys from private practice and in-house legal departments to network and discuss key topics and trends in privacy and cybersecurity. ...
+ Read More

Representing Firearms Owners: Practical Approach to Licensing Issues

05/17/2017 - 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Join us for an overview of the process to obtain a license to carry and a firearms identification card....
+ Read More

CLE - SEC/DOJ Priorities and Practices as a New Administration Unfolds

04/27/2017 - 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Join us for our annual update on what’s hot in securities enforcement! Panels include discussions on enforcement priorities, advocacy before the SEC, and carve-outs for attorneys’ fees in TROs....
+ Read More

CLE - Navigating The Federal Whistleblowing Statutes – Learn From The Experts

03/29/2017 - 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Learn from the experts on how to best navigate the federal whistleblower bounty programs and anti-retaliation provisions....
+ Read More

District Court Bootcamp

03/10/2017 - 12:30 PM to 02:00 PM
Join us for a crash course in the fundamental procedures and common practices utilized to handle criminal cases in the District and Municipal Courts of Massachusetts. From arraignment, pre-trial, motion, and trial sessions, learn how to overcome the most common obstacles and strategies for successful arguments....
+ Read More

The Criminal Justice System in Massachusetts: Challenges and Opportunities for Reform

02/22/2017 - 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
This program will provide a discussion of the genesis, purpose and scope of the work of: (1) The Council of State Governments Justice Center - Massachusetts Criminal Justice Review and recently issued report, and (2) The Massachusetts Sentencing Commission, in their respective studies of issues involving criminal justice and criminal justice reform in the Commonwealth....
+ Read More