e-Journal

09-02

Join us in welcoming 2010-11 MBA President Denise Squillante on Sept. 16

Denise reception

R.S.V.P. by Sept. 13 to [e-mail glandford] or (617) 338-0694.

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September Lawyers Journal now available

The September issue of Lawyers Journal is available online and is being mailed. It features a story about rising concerns over proposals to relocate and consolidate courthouses in the face of budget cuts. The issue also includes:

  • A message from new President Denise Squillante on "Celebrating a century of service";
  • A look back 100 years ago at the beginnings of the MBA, including historical trivia and background on Richard Olney, the first MBA president;
  • Advice for young lawyers on how to run a successful law firm; and
  • Details on a special offer for new attorneys.

Click here to read the September Lawyers Journal.

Upcoming CLE seminar and program schedule

Register now for the "Creative Ways to Use Your Law Degree Conference" on Oct. 14

CLE Heading

To register for the following programs, call MBA Member Services at (617) 338-0530, [e-mail membership] or visit the CLE Web site. Scroll down for program details, including dates and registration details.

Recorded program Recorded session available for purchase after live program through MBA On Demand.

Live program Real-time webcast available for purchase through MBA On Demand.

UPCOMING CLE PROGRAMS

Success on Appeal Recorded program
Tuesday, Sept. 14, 4-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

Revving Up Your Fall Job Search
Wednesday, Sept. 15, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

It Ain't Over 'til It's Over: Post-judgment Motions and the Appellate Process in Divorce and Family Law Litigation Recorded program
Wednesday, Sept. 15, 4-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

How to Conduct Discovery in High- and Low- Income Cases Where Speed is a Priority
Wednesday, Sept. 22, 4-7 p.m.     
Registry of Deeds, 90 Front St., Worcester


Elder Law Basics Recorded program
Wednesday, Sept. 22, 4-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston


Fundamentals of a Civil Jury Trial
Thursday, Sept. 23, 4-7 p.m.
Holiday Inn, 700 Myles Standish Blvd., Taunton


From Student to Lawyer: MSL/MBA Young Lawyer Career Seminar
Thursday, Sept. 23, 4-7 p.m.
Massachusetts School of Law, 500 Federal St., Andover


Effective Legal Writing Strategies Recorded program
Tuesday, Sept. 28, 4-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston


How to Handle a Will Contest Recorded program
Thursday, Sept. 30, 4-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

Sept./Oct. 2010NOTE: The MBA CLE brochure will no longer be mailed to MBA members, but will continue to be featured online on a monthly basis. Online registration for CLE programs is quick and simple.

Click here to view the brochure and register for an upcoming program.

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SAVE THE DATES

Creative Ways to Use Your Law Degree Conference
Thursday, Oct. 14
Lombardo's, 6 Billings St., Randolph
Click here to view the conference brochure.

20th Annual Family Law Conference
Friday, Nov. 12 - Saturday, Nov. 13
Cranwell Resort, Spa & Golf Club, 55 Lee Road, Lenox

Ninth Annual Western Massachusetts Bankruptcy Conference
Tuesday, Nov. 16, 4-7 p.m.
Western New England College School of Law, 1215 Wilbraham Road, Springfield

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MBA On Demand in line

Unable to attend these seminars? Purchase the recorded session available after the live program through MBA On Demand and watch the presentation from the comfort of your home or office.

To view a listing of current programs offered on MBA On Demand, click here.

 

 

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Summer MBA On Demand programs feature the Trial Practice Roundtable series, What's New in Personal Injury Law Practice, Uniform Probate Code Article V Update and more

Watch them from the comfort of your home or office

Practitioners who were not able to attend MBA CLE programs this summer can now view select programs on MBA On Demand.

MBA On Demand is an innovative MBA member benefit that offers you the opportunity to watch an MBA program from the comfort of your home or office, at a time that suits your schedule.

Summer CLE programming now available includes:

Click here to view additional MBA On Demand programming.


After you place a session order, you will receive an order confirmation e-mail containing a link to your "My Resources" profile. Your "My Resources" profile will permanently house all MBA On Demand products you order.

For information about On Demand system requirements and how to use the player, click here.
NOTE: Due to high interest in MBA On Demand, you may experience connectivity issues when attempting to view an On Demand product. Please be patient and try the link again.

The MBA welcomes feedback on your MBA On Demand experience. E-mail us your questions and comments to [e-mail ondemand].

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Section News: Upcoming meetings and special section events

Civil Litigation Section Council meeting; Juvenile & Child Welfare Section Council meeting; Public Law Section Council meeting; Health Law Section Council meeting; Access to Justice Section Council meeting; Animal Law Practice Group meeting; Individual Rights & Responsibilities Section Council meeting; Probate Law Section Council meeting

 

Civil Litigation Section Council meeting

Wednesday, Sept. 8, 4:30-6 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston


The first meeting of the Civil Litigation Section Council is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 8 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the MBA, 20 West St., Boston.

To R.S.V.P., click here.

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Juvenile & Child Welfare Section Council meeting

Wednesday, Sept. 8, 5:30-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

The first meeting of the Juvenile & Child Welfare Section Council is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 8 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the MBA, 20 West St., Boston.

To R.S.V.P., click here.

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Public Law Section Council meeting

Monday, Sept. 13, 5:30-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston


The first meeting of the Public Law Section Council is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 13 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the MBA, 20 West St., Boston.

To R.S.V.P., click here.

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Health Law Section Council meeting

Tuesday, Sept. 14, 5-6:30 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston


The first meeting of the Public Law Section Council is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 14 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the MBA, 20 West St., Boston.

To R.S.V.P., click here.

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Access to Justice Section Council meeting

Tuesday, Sept. 14, 6-7:30 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston


The first meeting of the Access to Justice Section Council is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 14 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the MBA, 20 West St., Boston.

To R.S.V.P., click here.

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Animal Law Practice Group meeting

Wednesday, Sept. 15, 6-7:30 p.m.
Suffolk University Law School, Faculty Dining Room, 120 Tremont St., Boston


The next meeting of the Animal Law Practice Group will be on Wednesday, Sept. 15 at 6 p.m. at Suffolk University Law School in the Faculty Dining Room, 120 Tremont St., Boston. Click here for more information on the Animal Law Practice.

To R.S.V.P., click here.

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Individual Rights & Responsibilities Section Council meeting

Wednesday, Sept. 15, 4-5:30 p.m.
MBA, 20 West Street, Boston


The first meeting of the Individual Rights & Responsibilities Section Council is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 15 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the MBA, 20 West St., Boston.

To R.S.V.P., click here.

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Probate Law Section Council meeting

Wednesday, Sept. 15, 5-6:30 p.m.
MBA, 20 West Street, Boston


The first meeting of the Probate Law Section Council is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 15 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the MBA, 20 West St., Boston.

To R.S.V.P., click here.

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