A Heartfelt “Thank You” from Georgia

As you may or may not know, Georgia Ypsilantis was  recovering from a serious injury over the spring when she received a floral arrangement from all of us at ABLL. She wanted to extend her sincere thanks to everyone and figured the best way to do that was to send her thoughts along to me in a note and I would relay them to you. I’m sure she would love to do it in person, … Read more

Guide to Fair Business Practices for Legal Publishers – First Draft/Comments

From the AALL E-Newsletter – June 2012 Guide to Fair Business Practices for Legal Publishers The Task Force on the Guide to Fair Business Practices for Legal Publishers Revisions seeks member and vendor comments on its first draft of the next edition of the guide. A redline version of the guide can be found on the task force page on AALLNET or in the Vendor Relations Community on AALLNET (login required). The task force invites … Read more

New ABLL Board Members

Congratulations to our newly elected ABLL board members: President Elect / V.P. – Nuchine Nobari (Edwards Wildman Palmer) V.P. and Chair, Technology – Jennifer Woodward (Mintz Levin) V.P. and Chair, Education – Stephanie Godley Murphy (Ropes & Gray) V.P. and Chair, Membership – Stephanie Chapman (Bingham McCutchen) Chris Laut (Liberty Mutual) will be entering his term as President, and Katie McGuire (Robinson & Cole) as Immediate Past President. Thank you to the retiring board members … Read more

ABLL Fall Educational Meeting

Please join us at ABLL’s Fall Educational Meeting Monday, October 17th, 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Anthem Kitchen & Bar @ 101 South Market Building, Faneiul Hall Speaker: Avi Steinber, author of Running the Books: The Adventures of an Accidental Prison Librarian RSVP with ENTREE SELECTION by Tuesday, October 11th to: Carolyn Trask Event Details

ABLL Welcome Back Party, September 21

ABLL Welcome Back Party Stoddard’s Friday Club 48 Temple Place Wednesday, September 21, 2011 5 pm – 8 pm rsvp to: John Pedini You will have an opportunity to have your picture taken for your ABLL website profile, if you so choose. Event Invitation and Details This event is free for members. Nonmembers are welcome, please bring a $35 check payable to ABLL.

ABLL Business Meeting, May 18

Business Meeting Schedule: 6:00-6:30 PM Speeches by: Outgoing President- Bridget Lonergan Incoming President- Katherine McGuire Election of new ABLL Board Members The rest of the evening will be for mingling and enjoying appetizers and cocktails with friends & colleagues! Date & Time: Wednesday, May 18th 5-8 PM Location: Four Green Fields BNY Mellon Center Lobby/ One Boston Place Location Details: Second Floor Function Room RSVP by Friday, May 13th to: Stephanie Gardner 617.951.8106 stephanie.gardner@bingham.com

ABLL website news

I have some exciting news from the technology committee: 1) The ABLL website has a new members-only section: ABLL Resumes. Viewing and posting is only available to members who are logged into the website. Instructions for posting resumes can be found on the web page. 2) ABLL now has a group on LinkedIn! Please go to this link to send a request to join the group: ABLL LinkedIn Group. -Jen Meger

Spring Educational Meeting

April 4, 2011 We’re pleased to announce our next two speakers: Bette Siegel, Documents Librarian at the State Library and Brian Harkins, Reference Supervisor at the Social Law Library. Bette and Brian will discuss Massachusetts legislative histories and administrative research. Come hear what hidden resources, search tips, and research nuggets these experienced researchers have to offer! Please RSVP by March 29 to Stephanie Gardner (617-951-8106) April Meeting Invitation

February Educational Meeting

We’re pleased to announce our next speaker, Elizabeth Bouvier, Head of Archives at the SJC.  Elizabeth will give us an overview of what goes on behind the scenes at the Archives and go into more detail on their work for the legal community. You won’t want to miss this informative and engaging presentation. Date & Time: Tuesday, February 8th, 12-2 PM Location: Foley Hoag LLP Location Details: Seaport West, 155 Seaport Blvd 13th Floor Function … Read more