Individual Rights & Responsibilities (IR)

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The MBA’s Individual Rights & Responsibilities Section advocates for the protection of individual rights, with an emphasis on those who are under-represented in the judicial system.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Human Trafficking of Domestic Workers

Human Labor Trafficking Open Meeting

You are invited to join the Individual Rights and Responsibilities Section on March 24, 2014 from 3:30-5:30 pm at the MBA, 20 West Street, Boston in welcoming... MORE

Juvenile & Child Welfare Open Meeting - Bullying

OPEN MEETING: BULLYING AND CYBER BULLYING

Guest Speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Englander who will discuss bullying and cyber bullying and the prevention of it.

Massachusetts passed anti-bullying legislation... MORE

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INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS LEADERSHIP


Michelle A. Keith (left), chair
Kevin G. Powers (right), vice chair


Click here for 2014-15 Individual Rights & Responsibilities Section Council member information.

OPEN MEETING

Human Labor Trafficking
Monday, March 24, 3:30-5:30 p.m.
MBA, 20 West St., Boston


Join the Individual Rights & Responsibilities Section in welcoming guest speakers Richard Mann, Esq., and Nancy Kelly, Esq., who will discuss human trafficking of domestic workers and tips to help you represent your client. The presentation will focus on federal and state anti-trafficking laws, Wage Act violations, domestic workers Bill of Rights, wage recovery protection from predators, tax liability issues when wages are recovered, special visa programs and ICE interaction.

Click here to R.S.V.P. Space is limited.


JOIN THE INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS SECTION


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