The New MA Retainage Law: What You Need to Know

10/28/2014 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
On Aug. 8, 2014, Gov. Deval L. Patrick signed into law "An Act Relative to Fair Retainage Payments in Private Construction." The Retainage Law, as it is more commonly known, is codified into law at Mass. Gen. Laws Chapter 149, Section 29F. The law goes in to effect on November 6, 2014. Learn about the origins of the law, and what's covered under these new rules. ...
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Pro Bono Training: Landlord Tenant Law and Practice

10/28/2014 - 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Each Thursday, more than 150 eviction cases are scheduled at Boston Housing Court. More than 90% of the tenants are pro se. This training will prepare you to work with these individuals through the BBA's Lawyer for the Day in the Boston Housing Court Program....
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HUD's Choice Neighborhoods Initiative: Notes From the Field

11/06/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Join the Affordable Housing Committee and learn what HUD's Choice Neighborhoods Initiative is, what its policy goals are, and how housing transactions carried out as part of a Choice initiative are typically structured, approved and implemented....
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CLE - Real Estate Attorneys, Are You Ready For CFPB Compliance?

11/18/2014 - 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Learn how to compliant with the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB). This seminar will give attorneys invaluable information regarding the new Integrated Mortgage Disclosures, new Closing Statement, Loan Estimate and ALTA Best Practices for Escrow Account Control, Privacy & Information Security Policy and RESPA Compliance. ...
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