R.S.V.P. today for the Massachusetts Bar Association's Second
Annual Consumer Advocacy Symposium and Pinnacle Awards, which will
be held on Wednesday, November 18, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the MBA's
Boston office (20 West St.).
Presented by the MBA's Consumer Advocacy Task Force, this year's
symposium will feature two timely panels on food labeling: 1)
Litigation over food labeling as "healthy" or "natural," and 2)
Legal issues triggered by the mislabeling of seafood.
The symposium will also feature the presentation of the MBA's 2015
Pinnacle Awards, which highlight businesses that have taken
proactive steps to benefit consumers in Massachusetts. This year
the MBA is proud to honor Market Basket and Fresh Truck. The event will conclude with a complimentary
beer/wine networking reception.
The program is free, but space is limited.
About the MBA's Consumer Advocacy Task Force:
The MBA's Consumer Advocacy Task Force was established in 2013 to
advance the MBA's commitment to protecting consumer rights.
Comprised of lawyers from a variety of legal practices, the Task
Force is focused on empowering the public by serving as a
clearinghouse of consumer protection information for consumers. In
2014, the Task Force created the MBA Pinnacle Awards to recognize
companies that employ proactive initiatives for the benefit of
consumers in Massachusetts. The Pinnacle Awards will be given out
during the MBA's Consumer Advocacy Symposium, an annual event
featuring panel discussions on cutting-edge legal issues around