We will continue to update this page and provide access to helpful webinars and recorded content from the MSBA and from other providers to help you both personally and professionally.
Join the MSBA’s Business Law Section for this free webinar. Presenters Swata Ghandi, Saul Ewing, Roy Niedermeyer, Paley Rothman, Alex Creticos, Miles & Stockbridge, Joseph Beaver, Miles & Stockbridge will review force majeure clauses and common law, and a review of business interruption insurance claims. Viewers will have the chance to submit questions to the panel, and can also submit them ahead of time via email to Criselle Anderson at email@example.com.
Please join the MSBA and the Maryland Association for Justice (MAJ) for a free bench-bar webinar regarding child visitation and other family law issues during this pandemic. How is each circuit interpreting Judge Barbera’s directive regarding family law emergencies? What’s getting heard and what’s not? How are the judges and magistrates utilizing technology? Please log on to ask questions, provide comments and share your clients’ experiences during this challenging time.
Please log on to ask questions, provide comments and share your clients’ experiences during this challenging time.
Speakers: Hon. Donna McCabe Schaeffer, Associate Judge, Anne Arundel County Circuit Court; Magistrate Timothy P. Thurtle, Anne Arundel County Circuit.
Moderators: Harry B. Siegel, SIEGELLAW; David V. Diggs, The Law Office of David V. Diggs, LLC.
Join MSBA’s Estates and Trust Section and Elder Law Section for a discussion about CDC guidelines, estate issues, and Medicaid issues. Speakers: Elsa Smith, Kelly Pretoroti, Lori Mayorga, Morris Klein. You may view the session on MSBA’s Youtube Channel. (Original date: April 2, 2020)
Join MSBA’s ADR Section for a free virtual town hall in which experienced mediators discuss best practices for conducting online mediations during the pandemic and share ideas for managing their practices virtually. Attorney mediators Jolie Weinberg, Ceecee Paizs, and John Greer will lead this discussion. You may view the session on MSBA’s Youtube Channel. (Original date: April 2, 2020)
Join MSBA’s Labor and Employment Law Section for a free webinar on COVID-19 workplace issues, including EEOC updates to pandemic guidance, Families First Coronavirus Response Act, medical inquiries related to coronavirus, leave and employment insurance policies, negligence issues, and OSHA guidance. Speakers: Glendora Hughes, Darryl McCallum, Joyce Smithey, John Henderson. You may view the session on MSBA’s Youtube Channel. (Original date: April 1, 2020)
Join MSBA for a webinar on ethical considerations (Irwin Kramer), keeping the lights on (Glen Frost), managing a remote staff (Valerie Nowottnick) and managing isolation (Lisa Caplan). We invite all members to join as the information may be widely applicable. Click below to view a summary and to view the recording. You may also view the session on MSBA’s Youtube Channel or Soundcloud (original date: March 31, 2020).
Join MSBA member Adam Spence as he shares tips for how to run a remote practice. Click the button below to view recording and to access materials.
(Original date: March 26, 2020)
Register for free upcoming webinars from MSBA benefits partner LawPay, with potential CLE credit in multiple jurisdictions. Upcoming programs include:
Register for upcoming webinars from MSBA partner firm Offit Kurman to help you through the COVID crisis.
Register for upcoming webinars from MSBA partner firm Venable LLP to help you through the COVID crisis.
Click here for upcoming programs from MSBA partner Minnesota Lawyer Mutual, on how to manage your practice remotely.
A real-time analysis of litigation during the COVID-19 pandemic presented by Michael Sander, Founder and Managing Director, Docket Alarm, and how to keep up to date on these cases.
One of MSBA’s partner organizations, Minnesota Lawyers Mutual, has created a webinar for any lawyer who is suddenly making plans for working offsite and developing a home office in response to community health concerns and social distancing. Find out from work-from-home attorneys and legal technology consultants the best advice for being productive and keeping clients happy from your home office. View the webinar anytime on MSBA’s YouTube channel.
Click here for all on-demand programs from MSBA partner Minnesota Lawyer Mutual.
Tom Spiggle and Angela Miller of the Spiggle Law Firm discuss how they’ve been successfully utilizing software and communication strategies to run a virtual office for the past several years.
NFIB discusses legislative updates and details on efforts to address small business concerns with the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, as well as how employers should start planning for the potential of large-scale business disruptions.
From business insurance issues to risk management implications to leading your population through uncertainty, Pillsbury partner David Klein and Chief Human Resources Officer Kathleen Pearson share practical approaches law firms can take in this uncertain time.
Click below for more information on additional learning opportunities. These posts are sourced from the MSBA blog.