|Carla Reeves Discusses Sexual Harassment in the Workplace and Academic Settings|
|Turn on WGBH 2 tonight at 7:30 p.m. to watch litigation associate Carla Reeves serve as a panelist on Basic Black. Basic Black describes itself as a show featuring a panel of the region’s sharpest observers of the current news, events, and topics impacting communities of color locally and nationally. A simultaneous live stream on Facebook Live and at www.basicblacklive.org gives viewers the opportunity to submit comments and questions in real time during the broadcast. Since 1968, Basic Black has reflected on the concerns and culture of African Americans through conversations, performances, and short-form documentaries.|
|Presenter, "A Primer on DING Trusts: Using DING Trusts in Estate Planning to Avoid State Income Tax and Protect Assets," Boston Probate and Estate Planning Forum|
DING stands for: “Delaware Incomplete (Gift) Non-Grantor Trust”. DING Trust is a state income tax play. In a DING, gains from a sale of trust assets escape state income tax.
|Presenter, " Ethics from the Trenches for Law Firms," MCLE||Lawyers and law firms facing legal malpractice or bar discipline claims can become hyper-focused on defense. But when not embroiled in defending a claim, most law firms know that prevention is the key to avoiding claims and ethical problems. For that reason, more and more firms are devoting resources to ethics training and loss prevention. But are these resources enough?|