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Thursday, Mar. 19, 2009

Upcoming CLE seminar and program schedule

Participate in the upcoming Probate and Guardianship Reform seminar, rescheduled from the March 9 Andover program

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To register for the following programs, call MBA Member Services at (617) 338-0530, [e-mail membership] or visit the CLE Web site. To download a PDF of the March/April CLE brochure, click here.  

This week's highlighted programs include:
  • Representing the OUI Client
  • Hot Off the Press: New Child Support Guidelines
  • Expanding Your Practice in a Shrinking Economy: Drafting and Executing Simple Wills
  • Trial Court Orientation Forum
  • Rescheduled from March 9 Andover program- Probate and Guardianship Reform: Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code
  • Save the Date: Creative Ways to Use Your Law Degree
  • Save the Date: Latest in the Law
Scroll down for program descriptions, dates and registration details.

CLE Programs

Representing the OUI Client

Tuesday, March 24, 4–7 p.m. / Western New England College School of Law, 1215 Wilbraham Rd., Springfield 

Hot Off the Press: New Child Support Guidelines
Tuesday, March 24, 4–7 p.m. / Holiday Inn, 700 Myles Standish Blvd., Taunton

Expanding Your Practice in a Shrinking Economy: Drafting and Executing Simple Wills
Tuesday, March 24, 46 p.m. / Massachusetts Bar Association, 20 West St., Boston

Trial Court Orientation Forum
Wednesday, March 25, noon7 p.m. / John Adams Courthouse, Social Law Library, Special Collections Room, One Pemberton Square, Boston

Rescheduled from March 9 Andover program: Probate and Guardianship Reform: Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code
Monday, March 30, 47 p.m. / Massachusetts School of Law, 500 Federal St., Andover

UPCOMING CONFERENCES

Creative Ways to Use Your Law Degree
Thursday, April 16, 8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m. / Lombardo's, 16 Billings St., Randolph

Are you looking to explore what other career options exist in light of today’s uncertain economy? Then you will not want to miss this timely conference which will examine alternative legal careers for those holding a law degree.

Whether you are unhappy with your current legal career or just looking for a new career challenge, this full-day conference will offer insight on how to achieve career satisfaction. Attend and learn if a job or career change is right for you, what options exist and the skills needed to make a successful transition.

For the full schedule and list of faculty, click here.

Latest in the Law 2009  
Wednesday, May 13 & Thursday, May 14, 8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m. / Sheraton Braintree Hotel, 37 Forbes Rd., Braintree

The Latest in the Law 2009 is a specially-priced, comprehensive conference highlighting the most significant cases and legal developments over the past year. Designed to give practitioners the opportunity to attend all available programming, the MBA is offering over a dozen sessions over two days to keep you abreast of the latest in your current practice areas and beyond.

Attend one or both days to suit your professional needs. To receive the complete set of conference materials, register for both conference days at our special discounted price of $250 for MBA members (a savings of $50).

  Day One: Wednesday, May 13  Day Two: Thursday, May 14
  • 8:30 a.m.: Registration and continental breakfast
  • 9–10 a.m.: Criminal Law Update / Juliane Balliro, Esq.
  • 10–11 a.m.: Personal Injury and Insurance Law Update / Valerie A. Yarashus, Esq. and Christopher A. Kenney, Esq.
  • 11-11:45 a.m.: Evidence Update: Massachusetts Guide to Evidence / Hon. R. Marc Kantrowitz, Appeals Court
  • 11:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Bankruptcy Law Update / Justin H. Dion, Esq. and Francis C. Morrissey, Esq.
  • 12:45–2 p.m.: Lunch
  • 2–3:15 p.m.: Business Law Update: Data Privacy Act / Alan J. Klevan, Esq.
  • 3:15–4:30 p.m.: Real Estate Law Update / Sami S. Baghdady, Esq., Elizabeth J. Barton, Esq., and E. Christopher Kehoe, Esq.
  • 4:30–5:30 p.m.: Malpractice Avoidance and Risk Management / Scott D. Burke, Esq.
  • 5:30 p.m.: Speed Networking with a twist
  • 8:30 a.m.: Registration and continental breakfast 
  • 9–10:15 a.m.: Probate Law Update / John G. Dugan, Esq. and Edward Notis-McConarty, Esq. 
  • 10:15–11:30 a.m.: Elder Law Update / Alex L. Moschella Jr., Esq. and Neal A. Winston, Esq. 
  • 11:30 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Employment Law Update: FMLA and ADA / David E. Belfort, Esq. and Denise A. Murphy, Esq. 
  • 12:45–2 p.m.: Lunch 
  • 2–3:15 p.m.: Juvenile Law Update / Wendy Wolf, Esq. 
  • 3:15–4:30 p.m.: Family Law Update / Chief Justice Paula M. Carey, Probate and Family Court, Phyllis E. Federico, Esq., and Denise Squillante, Esq. 
  • 4:30–5:30 p.m.: Traps for the Unwary / Terence J. Welsh, CPCU, AIS 
  • 5:30 p.m.: Networking reception






 

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