New MassDEP Commissioner Ken Kimmell spent an hour with BBA members to present his priorities and goals for his tenure as the new MassDEP Commissioner.
At Commercial Real Estate Outlook for 2011: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly! Program Chairs Alicia Fenton (Greenaway, Riemer & Braunstein) and James H. Lerner (Goulston & Storrs) welcomed expert panelists to discuss the requirements and outlook for commercial real estate in 2011.
Ronald Lubin (Managing Director - Debt Management Services, Hilco Real Estate) and Kevin M. Murtagh (Riemer & Braunstein)
Successor Liability and its Family: Environmental Issues, Veil Piercing and Alter Ego Theories assisted lawyers in identifying both settled and murky areas of law and advising their clients how to minimize the risks associated with ownership or acquisition of companies or their assets.
Program Chair Richard L. Levine (Nelson Kinder Mosseau & Saturley) and Debra A. Squires-Lee (Sherin and Lodgen)
Douglas Rosner (Goulston & Storrs)
At The Beginner's Guide to Document Collection, Review and Production, Aaron Laliberte (eDiscovery Manager at Biogen Idec Inc.), Benjamin M. Stern (Holland & Knight), James J. Berriman (Founder and CEO of Evidox Corporation) and Meredith Lee Ainbinder (Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers) discuss best practices for the preparation and execution of document discovery as part of the New Lawyers Practical Skills Program.
Jonathan F. Mitchell (U.S. Attorney's Office), Moderators Allison Burroughs (Nutter, McClennen & Fish LLP) and Adam Bookbinder (US Attorney's Office) with Judge F. Dennis Saylor IV (U.S. District Court-MA), Michael A. Collora (Collora LLP), Emily Ruth Schulman (Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP) and Donald K. Stern (Cooley LLP) at Trying White Collar Cases
This panel of experts discussed challenging trial practice issues particular to white collar trials.
At the BBA's Section Co-Chair Roundtable, Section Co-Chairs brought BBA leadership and each other up to speed