Senior Lawyers Author Series: Abraham Lincoln and the Hampton Roads Peace Conference of 1865

04/09/2014 - 04:30PM to 06:00PM
In February 1865, Abraham Lincoln slipped quietly out of the White House and travelled south to Virginia to meet Confederate leaders. Their goal was a peaceful end to the Civil War. In his book, "Our One Common Country: Abraham Lincoln and the Hampton Roads Peace Conference”, James B. Conroy tells their story. James Conroy who has been a trial lawyer in Boston for over 30 years has, in his first book, received unanimously outstanding reviews....
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CLE - The FCPA, Public Corruption and Government Prosecutions: An Update

04/03/2014
The BBA will bring you insight from leading practitioners in this comprehensive overview of the FCPA and public corruption and government fraud prosecutions. The program will be followed by a reception....
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Boston Bar Association Chess Night

04/01/2014 - 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
Please join the Intellectual Property Law Section for a fun and social evening of chess at the BBA. Appetizers, beer, and wine will be available. This program is co-sponsored by the Boylston Chess Foundation. ...
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Expanding Access to Justice by Engaging Senior Fellows

03/25/2014 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
The Massachusetts Access to Justice Commission has established an innovative program pairing senior attorneys with non-profit and legal services organizations. Over the past two years, several distinguished lawyers who have retired or are transitioning into retirement have served as Access to Justice Fellows providing critical legal representation to underserved populations. In this session, Supreme Judicial Court Associate Justice and co-chair of the Access to Justice Commission, Hon. Ralph D. Gants, will talk about the program’s purpose and we will hear first hand experiences from some of the past or present Fellows and one of the legal aid agencies that is hosting an Access to Justice Fellow....
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Senior Lawyers Authors Series: The Hanging Judge by Judge Michael A. Ponsor

12/03/2013 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Join the Senior Lawyers Section as they welcome Judge Michael A. Ponsor to discuss his new novel The Hanging Judge. A discussion about his experiences as both a judge and an author will be followed by a Q&A session and a networking reception....
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The Affordable Care Act and the Massachusetts Health Care Insurance Reform Law

11/05/2013 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the Senior Lawyers and the Health Law Section for their upcoming program. There will be an overview of the Affordable Care Act and a discussion of some specific aspects of the Massachusetts Health Care Insurance Reform Law. Don't miss this program to stay up-to-date in health care happenings....
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A Candid Bench-Bar Conversation on Judicial Evaluations

11/04/2013 - 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Trial Court Chief Justice Paula Carey will discuss the issues concerning judicial evaluation and why it matters. Moderator Jack Cinquegrana,will encourage lawyers to ask questions of the panel and engage in a candid and constructive dialogue to identify ways to improve participation and boost the practical value of the evaluation system....
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The Coming Supreme Court Term

09/30/2013 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Join the Senior Lawyers Section and Professor Fallon of Harvard Law School for a discussion on the issues and cases that are likely to be considered by the Supreme Court in the coming Term. Don't miss this opportunity to stay up-to-date on SCOTUS happenings and learn how these decisions could impact the advice you provide your clients....
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