Residential Purchase and Sale Agreements 101

03/02/2015 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
This program will cover the basics of a residential purchase and sale agreement, including practical strategies for negotiating and drafting, as well as standard provisions and routine (and not-so-routine) changes that are made to protect the buyer and the seller....
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New Lawyers Section Open Meeting

03/05/2015 - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
We welcome Section members to attend our monthly Section meeting. Please join us to become more involved and help plan and contribute to section activities and upcoming events....
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The New Environmental Justice Executive Order and What it Means for Environmental Justice Communities

03/06/2015 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
On November 25, 2014 Governor Patrick issued Executive Order 552 requiring Secretariats to take action to promote environmental justice. Considered a major step towards protecting environmental justice communities, the executive order requires state agencies to develop plans to protect environmental justice communities and to create public participation plans to ensure that these communities’ voices are heard during the government decision-making process....
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Negotiation, Execution, and Enforcement of Severance Agreements

03/18/2015 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
This program will discuss certain legal issues relating to the negotiation, execution, and enforcement of severance agreements in the employment law context....
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How to Use the Cloud Securely in Your Practice

03/19/2015 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Learn how to securely and ethically use the cloud in your practice!...
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The BBA's Government Lawyers Forum Presents: Budget 101

03/19/2015 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Join our NEW Government Lawyers Forum for their first educational event & reception! Ever wondered how the Commonwealth's Budget REALLY works? Our panel of experts will walk you through what you need to know....
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Volunteer with The Greater Boston Food Bank

03/21/2015 - 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Come join members of the New Lawyers Section 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. The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization in New England, and among the largest food banks in the country. Last year, GBFB distributed almost 48 million pounds of food, enough to provide healthy meals to as many as 545,000 people. GBFB is committed to increasing our food distribution in 2014 to provide at least ONE MEAL A DAY to every person in need in eastern Massachusetts....
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How Much is a Business Worth?

03/25/2015 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
The value of a business may come in to play in all sorts of cases and can be a hotly contested topic. This discussion will provide an overview as to how businesses may be valued for the purpose of litigation, how experts may be used to arrive at a value, and how the experts may present a defensible valuation at deposition or trial....
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In-House Open House and Networking Reception

03/26/2015 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
You’ve already put down roots in your organization’s legal department, now branch out into the Boston legal community at the Boston Bar Association. We welcome you to connect with our network of over 12,000 members from corporations, private practice, government, legal service organizations, the courts and law schools. Beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres will be provided. ...
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Speed Networking with Employment Law Attorneys

04/01/2015 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Join us to meet more 10 guest attorneys in small groups to learn about the career paths and legal opportunities available in Boston's employment law landscape....
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Update Your Professional Headshot @ the BBA

04/02/2015 - 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Put your best face forward and visit us at 16 Beacon for a quick shoot!...
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Young Bar Meets Bankruptcy Bench

04/06/2015 - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Please join us for the 8th annual Young Bar Meets the Bankruptcy Bench program at the Boston Bar Association. This year’s program will include an interactive roundtable format, providing an exciting opportunity for new lawyers to participate in discussions of relevant topics with Bankruptcy Court Judges. The program will focus on practical skills and issues particularly important for those in their first ten years of practice. Cocktail reception to follow....
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Speed Networking with Intellectual Property Attorneys

05/21/2015 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
This event gives law students and new lawyers a unique opportunity to meet with several Boston-area intellectual property attorneys. Those who attend this event will have the chance to meet all of our guest attorneys in small groups to learn about the career paths and legal opportunities available in Boston's intellectual property landscape....
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