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Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Successful Strategies in Criminal Cases
With F. Lee Bailey & Judge Kenneth J. Fishman CPCS approved for 3 credit hours of Adult Criminal Trial and Post-Conviction panels.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
If your law practice uses e-mail, laptops, smartphones, tablets, flash drives, wireless networks or cloud storage, then you need to understand data encryption.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Boston and the Civil War: Hub of the Second Revolution
Join local historian and author Barbara F. Berenson on a thrilling and memorable journey through Civil War Boston.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Lawyer-Conducted Voir Dire in Massachusetts: Are You Prepared?
Starting early next year, lawyers will be able to conduct voir dire in Superior Court, and to ask the jury for a specific dollar amount of damages. Are you prepared for this seismic change in jury trials?
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
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Reference Tip - Compiled Federal Legislative HistoriesReference Tip - Compiled Federal Legislative Histories

Need a copy of a federal House or Senate report? Want a breakdown analysis of the 1976 Copyright Act? Don’t reinvent the wheel trying to do a federal legislative history yourself – we have access to hundreds of previously compiled federal legislative histories in our collection. You can find a list of the major subject areas and acts in our Federal Legislative History Research Guide.


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Social Law's Executive Director, Robert J. Brink, Writes Article for Lawyer's WeeklySocial Law's Executive Director, Robert J. Brink, Writes Article for Lawyer's Weekly

This week our executive director, Robert J. Brink, has an article in Lawyer's Weekly entitled "History on display: one lawyer’s musings on the Magna Carta."

The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston has three enormous banners hanging above its monumental entrance on Huntington Avenue. The first and third banners together read “Magna Carta.” They frame John Singleton Copley’s defining portrait of a steely-eyed Samuel Adams defiantly pointing to the 1691 Charter of Massachusetts Bay on the eve of the American Revolution...

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Patron Profile: Featuring Social Law Member,  Joshua GardnerPatron Profile: Featuring Social Law Member, Joshua Gardner

The Social Law Library periodically features profiles of its members. Our members come from all areas of the state, practice in a variety of legal settings and in all areas of law. If you are interested in participating in the member profile contact Mike Saporito

This month we are featuring Joshua Gardner of Boston, Massachusetts, Social Law member since 2012.

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