Section News: Upcoming meetings and special section events

Thursday, Mar. 6, 2014
Health Law Section Council meeting (March 11); Immigration Law, Juvenile & Child section council meetings, Business Law open meeting on business valuation issues (March 12); Save the date: Individual Rights & Responsibilities open meeting on human labor trafficking (March 24)
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Health Law Section Council meeting

Tuesday, March 11, 5:15-6:45 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

The next meeting of the Health Law Section Council is scheduled for Tuesday, March 11, 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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Immigration Law Section Council meeting

Wednesday, March 12, 4:30-6 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston.

The next meeting of the Immigration Law Section Council is scheduled for Wednesday, March 12, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. All section members are invited to attend.

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

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Business Law Section Council Open meeting

Featuring Oksana Westerbeke of Grant Thornton LLP
Wednesday, March 12, 5-6:30 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

Massachusetts Bar Association members are invited to attend this free open meeting, hosted by the Business Law Section Council, featuring guest speaker the Oksana Westerbeke of Grant Thornton LLP. Westerbeke will speak about business valuation issues.

Westerbeke is a managing director in Grant Thornton LLP's Financial and Valuation Services practice in the New England Cluster specializing in the valuation of debt and embedded derivatives, contingent assets and liabilities, warrants with anti-dilution provisions and other contingencies, privately held equity securities, performance and market condition options, and other complex securities. Westerbeke assists clients in identifying, quantifying and managing risk and in the valuation of business enterprise and intangible assets.

Click here to R.S.V.P. Space is limited.

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Juvenile & Child Welfare Section Council meeting

Wednesday, March 12, 5:30-7 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

The next meeting of the Juvenile & Child Welfare Section Council is scheduled for Wednesday, March 12, 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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Save the date: Individual Rights & Responsibilities Section Council open meeting

Human Labor Trafficking
Monday, March 24, 3:30-5:30 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston

Join the Individual Rights & Responsibilities Section in welcoming guest speakers Richard Mann, Esq., and Nancy Kelly, Esq., who will discuss human trafficking of domestic workers and tips to help you represent your client.The presentation will focus on:

  • Federal and state anti-trafficking laws
  • Wage Act violations
  • Domestic workers Bill of Rights
  • Wage recovery protection from predators
  • Tax liability issues when wages are recovered
  • Special visa programs
  • ICE interaction

Click here to R.S.V.P. Space is limited.

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For more information on upcoming monthly MBA section council meetings, click here to view the MBA's Events Calendar.