The BBA is pleased to offer the following courses for students needing Suffolk PDR Credit. The BBA is constantly working to add programs to its calendar, check back often for new programs that satisfy the requirements for Suffolk PDR Credit. In order to receive Suffolk PDR Credit you must:

  • Register to attend a designated course. Suffolk University Law School has purchased a group membership for all students. If you need help with registration, accessing your BBA Member account, or activating your free membership, please contact us at lawstudents@bostonbar.org and be sure to include your name and anticipated year of graduation.
  • On the day of the program, please advise the BBA Staff upon arrival that you need Suffolk PDR Credit.
  • You must be present for the entire program to receive credit for attendance.
  • You will receive a standard Uniform Certificate of Attendance at the conclusion of the program that should be submitted to Suffolk University Law School’s Office of Academic Affairs.

If you have questions or need a certificate of attendance please email Carolyn Barrett at cbarrett@bostonbar.org or call (617) 778-1972

Upcoming Suffolk PDR Programs

Criminal Law District Court Bootcamp

4/27/2018 2:00 PM - 4/27/2018 5:00 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.

Nuts and Bolts of Litigation Involving Closely-Held Corporations

5/4/2018 12:00 PM - 5/4/2018 2:00 PM

Join our panelists as they discuss typical issues that arise in shareholder disputes in closely-held corporations, including pursuing claims of breach of fiduciary duties, defending against such claims, and measuring/mitigating damages given the realities of the small business model.

Basics of Business Immigration

5/11/2018 12:00 PM - 5/11/2018 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.

ERISA Litigation Against Financial Services Firms: Claims, Outcomes and Mitigating Risk

5/15/2018 12:00 PM - 5/15/2018 1:30 PM

Hear from experts about recent ERISA claims against financial services firms, including what claims are being brought against financial services firms, how those claims have fared in court, and suggestions for mitigating risk.

Best Practices When Dealing with Elders with Diminished Capacity

5/15/2018 12:30 PM - 5/15/2018 2:00 PM

Your elderly client is acting erratically (or is that just the kids’ interpretation?) – what do you do?

The Fundamentals of Clear & Effective Writing

5/18/2018 12:00 PM - 5/18/2018 1:30 PM

This installment of the BBA's Friday Fundamentals will review strategies for how to write in a clear and organized manner.

Prescription Opiate Litigation: The Latest Developments

6/8/2018 12:00 PM - 6/8/2018 1:00 PM

This program will provide an overview of the latest developments in Prescription Opiate Litigation, including the claims pending in MDL 2804 on behalf of government entities, health care providers and others.
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