Featured Upcoming Events

  • Dec 07
    Hot Topics in Ethics for Intellectual Property Attorneys (EIP211207)
    12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time)

    This presentation will address key ethics issues that impact intellectual property attorneys, including ethical considerations related to the influx of trademark applications from China, staying within ethics guidelines while working remotely, and disciplinary hearings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. This presentation will also address ethical considerations for every day practice, including conflicts of interest and engagement letters.

  • Dec 07
    Joyriding and Juvenile Justice in Connecticut (ECJ211207)
    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time)

    Join us for a panel discussion of perspectives from the bench, juvenile justice system and the legislature about the nature of the problem (if there is one) and the solutions.

  • Dec 08
    Cannabis in CT: Business, Criminal Justice and Insurance Considerations (EDU211208)
    CBA Law Center and Virtual
    30 Bank Street
    New Britain

    12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time)

    Learned counsel will provide an overview of the law, social equity, workers’ compensation and medical marijuana implications, insuring cannabis businesses and the unique challenges companies face, from coverage questions, high entry costs and the need to identify insurers who specialize in the space. Panelists will discuss the impact upon the criminal justice system as it relates to erasures of records.

Latest News

  • DSC_0153 CBA Hosts Donation Drive at 2021 Fall Shred Truck Events

    Thursday, December 2, 2021

    This fall, the CBA continued hosting its seasonal shred truck events, where members can bring their files to be confidentially shredded for free. Young Lawyers Section members and several past and present board officers assisted with the events. Those who registered for the events were encouraged to bring food items and household supplies for donation to Connecticut Foodshare.
  • 2021 Fellows Dinner President with Fellows CBA Hosts 2021 Presidential Fellows Dinner

    Tuesday, November 30, 2021

    On November 18, the Connecticut Bar Association hosted this year’s Presidential Fellows Dinner, which featured the theme of “Together for a Stronger Profession,” as a hybrid (virtual/in-person) event at Grassy Hills Country Club in Orange.
  • CBA Nominating Committee Looking to Fill 2022-2023 Officer Positions

    Tuesday, November 30, 2021

    We are currently looking to fill the positions of vice president, secretary, treasurer, and assistant secretary-treasurer for the 2022-2023 bar year.
  •  CBA Hosts Virtual Pro Bono Clinics during 2021 National Celebration of Pro Bono

    Monday, November 8, 2021

    On October 26-28, the CBA Pro Bono Committee, in coordination with Statewide Legal Services of CT, hosted a series of Pro Bono Clinics virtually. The clinics took place as part of the National Celebration of Pro Bono, an initiative that shines a spotlight on the amazing pro bono work by lawyers, paralegals, and law students across the country, which occurred from October 24-30.

    Thursday, November 4, 2021

    The Connecticut Bar Association (CBA) Policing Task Force has released its public report and 23 recommendations, which were unanimously approved by the CBA. The report was released ahead of the latest Constance Baker Motley Speaker Series on Racial Inequality Event, “The CBA Task Force’s Recommendations on Policing in Connecticut,” taking place on November 4, 2021, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • correct_diversity_summit_log CBA Hosts Sixth Annual Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Summit

    Monday, October 25, 2021

    On Wednesday, October 20, more than 170 people attended the CBA’s sixth annual Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Summit: The Collaborative Blueprint. The interactive and engaging virtual summit explored strategies for increasing retention in legal organizations and creating a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive legal community within Connecticut.


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