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Suffolk Law CLE Newsletter

December, 2010
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 Charles P. Kindregan Award for Extraordinary Contributions to Advanced Legal Studies and CLE


This year the award goes to Elizabeth N. Mulvey,'83, Crowe & Mulvey, LLP. Attorney Mulvey has demonstrated great commitment to CLE for Advanced Legal Studies, other local CLE providers and nationally. She is a frequent speaker and author on trial advocacy and tort topics for both lawyers and medical professionals.





Highlights of Upcoming Winter Programs
Monday, January 17, the American Bankruptcy Institute's Boston 3rd Annual Northeast Winter Consumer Program returns to Suffolk Law School. With 6 Bankruptcy Court judges, 3 U.S. Trustees and numerous distinguished lawyers, this is a must attend event. For more information and to register, www.abiworld.org/Boston11

Friday, February 4, Latest Developments in IP Law features leading practitioners and academics addressing the hottest topics in copyright, trademarks, patents and recent court decisions. Luncheon with Professor Gregory Mandel, from Temple Law School and networking reception to follow.

Friday, February 11, Skills and Strategies for Representing Children in Special Education. In a first of its kind all day conference, BSEA Hearing officers, and experienced special education attorneys who represent  both parents and school districts will come together to act out various hot button issues in special education law, culminating in a partial BSEA Hearing . 

Thursday, February 17, Challenging Judicial Independence. A high-powered panel of national experts discuss whether there is any system for selecting judges that will adequately balance judicial independence and the democratic right of citizens to pick important public officials.


Monroe Inker Memorial Scholarship Fund

In honor of the late Monroe Inker, Suffolk University Law School created a fund to provide educational opportunities to recent law graduates, public interest lawyers, legal services lawyers and government lawyers. The Fund is intended to allow attendance at Advanced Legal Studies programs in the areas of family law, guardianship and juvenile justice. 

Monroe Inker taught on the Suffolk Law School adjunct faculty, was the co-author of the four volume series Massachusetts Practice Book on Family Law (with Professor Kindregan) now in the Third Edition. Mr. Inker was one of the first faculty members at Suffolk's Advanced Legal Studies program, and participated in many programs thereafter. He annually sponsored a family law essay contest at Suffolk to create interest in scholarship affecting the family. 

Contributions to the fund are tax deductible.  Checks should be made payable to Suffolk University Inker Fund and sent to Madelyne Cuddeback, Suffolk University Advancement Office, 73 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02108-4977.


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