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Calendar of Events

New England Law | Boston sponsored a full year of events in observance of our Centennial year.  Except as noted, events were open to the public and free of charge. Click here for information on other projects and activities.

February 20, 2009

Portia Law School 1908-1938: Its Place in History
2:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Cherry Room

Professor C. Ronald Chester, New England Law | Boston, author of Unequal Access: Women Lawyers in a Changing America

March 12, 2009

New England Law Review
Symposium on the Jurisprudence of U.S. Supreme Court Justice
Ruth Bader Ginsburg

12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.
Cherry Room
Speakers included former clerks of Justice Ginsburg:

March 13, 2009

Law Day Banquet
6:00 p.m.
Boston Marriott Copley Place

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

March 20, 2009

A Panel Discussion
Featuring Chief Justices of State Supreme Courts

3:00 p.m. panel discussion

March 30, 2009

Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling:
Solutions to Women's Attrition in the Legal Profession

4:00 p.m.
Cherry Room

April 3, 2009

Center for International Law and Policy Annual Conference
CEDAW & Its Optional Protocol

9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Marriott Courtyard Boston Hotel on Tremont Street.

Honored the 10th anniversary of the Optional Protocol of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women

May 22, 2009


Featured Speaker:

Chief Justice Margaret H. Marshall, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court