How to Stand Out as a New Associate

02/22/2018 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
“How can I add value to my firm when I’m still learning the ropes?” “How do I make a positive, lasting impression on the more experienced attorneys at my firm?” Join our seasoned panelists to discover the answers to these questions and gain practical advice on how to set and achieve tangible goals early in your legal career....
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Introduction to Trade Secrets

02/23/2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The program provides an overview of trade secret law and teaches lawyers how to counsel clients in protecting their trade secrets against misappropriation....
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Anatomy of a Development- Part 2: State Permits and Approvals

02/23/2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
This program is the second of a four-part series that will take the participants through the development process of a hypothetical project located in Massachusetts. In this part of the series, participants will learn how to identify the state permits and approvals required for the project, with a particular focus on Massachusetts Environmental Protection Act (MEPA) review....
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Volunteer at Cradles to Crayons - Registration Closed

02/24/2018 - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Join members of the BBA in processing and packaging donations that will be distributed to children across the state through Cradles to Crayons. Cradles to Crayons provide homeless or low-income children with the essential items they need to thrive at home, at school, and at play....
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New Lawyers Section Happy Hour

03/01/2018 - 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Calling all new lawyers! Come mix and mingle with good people and good food at the New Lawyers Section Happy Hour at 5:30pm on March 1st at Scholars ...
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MCP Basics for Lawyers

03/09/2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The Massachusetts Contingency Plan (310 CMR 40.0000 et seq.) or “MCP” is the “cookbook” environmental engineers use to address releases of oil and hazardous materials. This program will introduce new lawyers to the MCP, review the fundamentals of remediating hazardous waste sites, and provide an overview of the legal issues they may face in their practice. ...
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Private Foundations - Rules of Behavior

03/13/2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
This program will be the 5th in the 7 part Tax-Exempt Fundamentals Series and focuses on the special rules applicable to private foundations, a subset of tax-exempt organizations....
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Volunteer with The Greater Boston Food Bank

03/21/2018 - 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Come join members of the New Lawyers Section and Senior Associates Forum as we partner with other volunteers to help "End Hunger Here." This event will be an excellent opportunity to enjoy the company of fellow lawyers in a non-professional setting....
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Show Me the Money: A Beginner’s Guide to Wage and Hour Laws

03/23/2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The program will offer perspectives from both sides of the bar as to the interpretation and compliance with both state and federal wage and hour laws....
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Divorce Law Fundamentals: Separation Agreements

04/24/2018 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Join us for an extensive discussion on the essential provisions for all Separation Agreements....
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Annual Charles River Cleanup Volunteer Event

04/28/2018 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Join members of the New Lawyers Section, Senior Associates Forum, and the Environmental Law Section as we partner with over 3,000 volunteers from various neighborhood, school and professional organizations to help clear trash, debris and other harmful items from the banks of the Charles River....
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Basics of Business Immigration

05/11/2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
This introductory session and Q&A will focuse on the most common visas used by foreign nationals for business travel and employment in the U.S....
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