Save the Date: AI/Tech Fair August 9, 2018

Please mark your calendars for the upcoming AI/Tech Fair to be held at the Social Law Library August 9 from 11AM-2PM. Don’t miss out on raffles and a chance to mingle with fellow librarians as you learn about new resources and features to help with your legal research. As this event is open to members of Social Law and LLNE, please feel free to bring along colleagues who might not be members of ABLL but … Read more

2018 Annual Business Meeting Recap

  This year’s annual Business Meeting was held at Hampshire House on May 16.  The meeting opened with a welcome and president’s report from Sarah Bennet.  Following this report, the nominated board members were unanimously voted in.  This included Kevin Coakley-Welch as the Vice President/President Elect, Rebecca Carpenter as the Treasurer, Sarah Hart as the Communication Chair, Kara Mack as the Education Chair, and Christie Schauder as the Sponsorship-Events Chair.  Jenna Fegreus concluded the meeting … Read more

Slate of candidates for election at the ABLL 2018 Annual Business Meeting

We respectfully submit the following slate of candidates for election at the ABLL 2018 Annual Business Meeting. Vice President/President Elect (3 Year Term) Kevin Coakley-Welch (Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General) Treasurer (2 Year Term) Rebecca Carpenter (Sullivan & Worcester) Communication Chair (2 Year Term) Sarah Hart (The Insurance Library) Education Chair (2 Year Term) Kara Mack (Goodwin) Sponsorship-Events Chair (2 Year Term) Christie Schauder (Social Law Library) The Nomination Committee Susan Cleary:  smcleary@mintz.com – … Read more

ABLL Winter Education Meeting: Artificial Intelligence, Sponsored by Bloomberg Law

ABLL Winter Education Meeting: Artificial Intelligence, Sponsored by Bloomberg Law January 11th, 2018 When: Monday, January 29th @ 12:30 Where:  Social Law Library, John Adams Courthouse, One Pemberton Square, Suite 4100, Boston Artificial intelligence has become a popular buzzword across all industries because it can help us do things faster and cheaper. In the legal space, that means classifying and organizing voluminous amounts of data, such as court opinions, dockets, and EDGAR filings. As Commercial … Read more

All Aboard! ABLL Needs You.

Dear Members, On behalf of ABLL and the Nomination Committee I am requesting submissions for candidacy for soon to be open ABLL Board positions. Please consider serving as a member of an important and dynamic group overseeing programs and policy for a vibrant Boston-area law librarian organization.  Established over 50 years ago, ABLL continues to serve the law librarian community – but only through the support and involvement of its members. New to the organization … Read more