Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009
Reminder: Register for 19th Annual Family Law Conference, Nov. 6-7
This year's conference theme is "Federal Law in Family Law Matters."
The Massachusetts Bar Association's Family Law Section Council
invites you to its 19th Annual Family Law Conference
from Nov. 6-7 at the Chatham Bars Inn, 297 Shore Road,
Chatham. This year's conference theme is "Federal Law in Family Law
6 p.m.: Welcome/Reception
Co-sponsored by Barnstable County Bar Association
7:30 a.m.: Breakfast & Registration
8:30 a.m.: Welcome & State of the Trial
9 a.m.: Session I - Issues of Interstate
10:20 a.m.: Break
10:30 a.m.: Session II - The Hague Convention and
Issues of International Custody
1 p.m.: Session III - DOMA: What Hurdles Does
DOMA Place in the Way of Same-Sex Married Couples and Those Who Are
2:20 p.m.: Session IV - Federal Tax Issues in
3:45 p.m.: Closing Remarks
Click here for a
complete conference schedule.
MBA member 2008-09 admittees, paralegals and law students:
MBA Family Law Section (sponsoring) members: $180
Barnstable County Bar Association members: $200
All other MBA members: $200
Judges (to cover cost of lunch): $25
The MBA has set aside a limited number of rooms at Chatham Bars
Inn at the special rate of $299/night. For room reservations and
information, call (800) 527-4884.
For more information, or to register, call Member Services at
(617) 338-0530 or click here.