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Thursday, Apr. 26, 2012
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Section News: Upcoming meetings and special section events

Attend the May 1 Municipal Law Practice Group meeting and Health Law Section Council meeting. Join in the May 2 Labor & Employment Central Mass. meeting with MCAD and the Animal Law Practice Group meeting on pet trusts. The Public Law Section Council meeting is May 3. The Juvenile & Child Welfare Section Council meeting will feature Chief Justice Edgerton of the Juvenile Court on May 9.

Municipal Law Practice Group meeting

Tuesday, May 1, 5-6:30 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

The next meeting of the Municipal Law Practice Group is scheduled for Tuesday, May 1 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Appellate Tax Board Commissioner Richard Chimielinski.

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

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Health Law Section Council meeting

Tuesday, May 1, 5:15-6:45 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

The next meeting of the Health Law Section Council is scheduled for Tuesday, May 1 from 5:15 to 6:45 p.m. All section members are invited to attend.

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

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Labor & Employment Central Mass. meeting with MCAD

Wednesday, May 2, 12:30-2 p.m.
Community Legal Aid, 405 Main St., Worcester


All Labor & Employment section members are invited to attend a Labor & Employment Section Council meeting on Wednesday, May 2 from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Community Legal Aid, 405 Main St., Worcester. The guest speakers are Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination Commissioner Jamie Williamson and MCAD Deputy General Counsel Yaw Gyebi. Williamson and Gyebi will speak about recent employment discrimination cases and procedural issues at the commission.

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

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Animal Law Practice Group meeting

"Pet trusts"
Wednesday, May 2, 6-7:30 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

The next meeting of the Animal Law Practice Group meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, May 2 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Animal Law Practice Group invites you to learn about the new pet trust statute in Massachusetts, how it will be modified if the MUTC is passed, and planning provisions available to anyone interested in setting up a pet trust in Massachusetts. Liza Connolly, an attorney from Rackemann Sawyer & Brewster, who concentrates her law practice in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, trust administration and related tax matters, will speak. Connolly was instrumental in passing the new trust law.

As always, the ALPG welcomes and encourages all viewpoints and looks forward to an interesting discussion.

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

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Public Law Section Council meeting

Thursday, May 3, 5:30-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

The next meeting of the Public Law Section Council is scheduled for Thursday, May 3 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. All section members are invited to attend.

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

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Juvenile & Child Welfare Section Council meeting

Guest speaker: Hon. Michael F. Edgerton, chief justice, Juvenile Court
Wednesday, May 9,
5:30-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

The next meeting of the Juvenile & Child Welfare Section Council is scheduled for Wednesday, May 9 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be the Hon. Michael F. Edgerton, chief justice, Juvenile Court.

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

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