CLE Program

Affordable Housing Law and Policy


Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


MBA Western Mass. Office
Conference Room
TD Bank Center, 1441 Main Street Suite 925
Springfield, MA, 01103-1450

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MBA Paralegals : $0.00
MBA Law Student : $0.00
MBA New Admittee : $0.00
MBA Member : $0.00
Non-member : $160.00

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This program will provide a primer on fair housing law, and look at current issues in housing discrimination and access to justice issues in Housing Court. Panelists will also discuss how potential modifications to “public charge” regulations could impact housing benefits based on an individual’s visa/green card status.

In addition, the program will summarize federal and state tax incentives for affordable housing.

Members of the Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire County bar associations may attend the program for $80. Please contact MBA Member Services at (617) 338-0530, or enter the promo code provided to your bar association.


Thomas G. Collins, Esq., Program Chair
McCarter & English LLP, Boston
Meris L. Bergquist, Executive Director, Panelist
Massachusetts Fair Housing Center, Holyoke
Dr. Marijoan Bull, AICP, Panelist
Westfield State University, Westfield
Ashley Grant, Legal Director, Panelist
Massachusetts Fair Housing Center, Holyoke
Judith Liben, Esq., Panelist
Massachusetts Law Reform Institute, Boston

Sponsoring Sections:

Real Estate Law Section
Taxation Section
Access to Justice Section

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