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CLE - MDLs From the Plaintiff, Defense, and Judicial Perspectives

Monday, April 25, 2016 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Boston Bar Association - 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA


Description:

Multidistrict litigation involves not just practices and considerations that are unique to itself, as compared to other areas of litigation, but it also offers unique opportunities to lawyers in many non-litigation fields. The presenting attorneys from some of Massachusetts top Plaintiff and Defense Firms will bring their perspectives and experiences in describing MDLs from beginning to end.  In addition, Judges Saylor and Woodlock have graciously agreed to offer their perspectives from behind the bench. 

During this program, the panelists will also discuss 28 USC  §1407, 28 USC  §1441, and the Manual for Complex Litigation.

If you have ever wanted to know more about MDLs, how you may get involved in this fascinating and often complex area of the law or if you would like to learn more about how your practice could benefit from understanding this law, this is your opportunity!

Registration Categories
BBA Member - $130.00
Non-Member - $170.00
BBA Member - Legal Services/Government Lawyer - $70.00
Law Student - $30.00

If the cost of this seminar would preclude you from attending, please contact us about tuition discounts.

Refunds & Cancellations
Please note that refunds will only be allowed for cancellation notices received at least 24 hours before the program.

Materials: The BBA has gone digital! We are reducing our printing of hard copy materials for accredited programs. All of our materials are now offered in electronic format and is sent in advance to registrants via email.  Free WiFi is available in all conference rooms so you can easily have your materials on your portable devices and laptops!

Accreditation:
The BBA is an accredited provider in Rhode Island, New York, California, Maine, and Vermont. If you need credit in another state for attendance for one of our accredited programs, we can provide you with a certificate of attendance to fill out for your jurisdiction. Forms certifying your attendance will be provided on the day of the program.


 

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Contact:

Cassandra Shavney
cshavney@bostonbar.org

 

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