Robert Shea will be presenting at a brown bag lunch program at the Boston Bar Association on December 1, 2009 at 12:30 P.M. The program, titled “The Current State of the Law for Using Independent Contractors in Massachusetts”, will involve a roundtable discussion led by Robert and Harold Lichten of Lichten & Liss-Riordan, P.C. regarding the benefits and pitfalls of using independent contractors in Massachusetts. They will further highlight relief wrongfully classified workers can pursue and steps employers can take to minimize their risks. The event is sponsored by the BBA’s Labor and Employment Section.
If you would like more information, please visit the Boston Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Section, email Membership@bostonbar.org or call 617-778-2040 x3.
Also on December 1, 2009, the Boston Bar Association is hosting the event “Entertainment Law Practice in the Digital Age: New Developments”. MBBP Attorney Michael J. Cavaretta has been asked to speak as part of a panel of professionals who will discuss their practices and how advancement in technology has affected their day to day practices. They will cover a range of entertainment fields including sports, publishing, and music. Michael will cover the topic of video games. The event begins at 4:00 P.M. at the BBA.
If you would like more information in regards to the event, please visit the Boston Bar Association page.
For further information on Entertainment Law, please contact Michael J. Cavaretta.