2018 Berkshire Bar Annual Dinner

The annual meeting/dinner of the Berkshire County Bar Association will be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at Berkshire Hills Country Club. Goodwill donation truck will be on site from 6:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Joe Berman, General Counsel of the Board of Bar Overseers will be the guest speaker.

February 2018 Berkshire Law Library Newsletter

Please see link below for the February 2018 Newsletter from the Berkshire Law Library,  which includes the Cinema of Law schedule for March, 2018. Berkshire Law Library Newsletter    

Annual Bar Association Summer Outing

The annual Berkshire Bar Association Summer Outing will be Thursday, August 31st at Camp Russell starting at 4:00pm.  Join us for great food and drink.  This event is free to all members.  Please rsvp to hsaunders@docatty.com. Camp Russell is located at 341 Boys Club Road in Pittsfield. Boys Club Road is off of Swamp Road…

New Child Support Guidelines will take effect on September 15, 2017

Chief Justice Carey has approved new child support guidelines which will take effect on September 15, 2017. The new guidelines and information about the 2016-2017 Child Support Guidelines Task Force review can be found at: http://www.mass.gov/courts/selfhelp/family/child-support-guidelines.html.        

Proposed Chapter 13 Plan for the District of Massachusetts

Notice and Request for Public Comment – June 16, 2017 PROPOSED CHAPTER 13 PLAN FOR THE DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS Under proposed amendments to Fed.R.Bankr.P.3015(c), effective December 1, 2017, Chapter 13 debtors will be required to use a new Official Form Chapter 13 Plan (“Local Plan”) unless a local Form Chapter 13 Plan (“Local Plan”) is adopted…