The District of Massachusetts is hosting a number of virtual events. First, tomorrow, October 29, Judges Saylor, Saris, Casper, and Hillman will provide a general update on federal jury trials during the COVID pandemic, and will take questions from the bar. Information and registration information can be found at this link.
On November 12th, the Massachusetts chapter of the Federal Bar Association is presenting on qualified immunity. Professor Karen Blum and civil rights attorneys Howard Friedman and Leonard Kesten will speak. To take part in this program, you must register by November 10th. Further information can be found here.
On November 17th, there will be an update on jury trials at the Springfield courthouse, with Judges Saylor, Mastroianni, Sorokin and Robertson participating. Further information is available here.
Finally, on November 18th, the Federal Bar Association is hosting Breakfast with the Bench with guest Magistrate Judge Boal. Information on this event can be found here.