Our Events


  • "Because of Sex: One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women's Lives at Work."

    Oct 7, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM (ET)
    Join author Gillian Thomas for a brown-bag lunch to discuss her recent book "Because of Sex: One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women's Lives at Work" on Friday, October 7 at 12:30 pm at the Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers Conference Room, 31 Milk Street, #810, Boston. This event will be open to non-MELA members, so bring a friend or colleague.

  • Two Recent Transgender Discrimination Victories at MCAD

    Oct 27, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
    This program will look at two recent transgender discrimination victories at the MCAD by MELA members Andy McIlvain and Joseph Sulman on Thursday, October 27 at 4:30 pm. In August, Attorney McIlvain attained a $50,000 award in Tinker v. Securitas Security Services USA (Guastafferi). In 2015, Attorney Sulman received a nearly $180,000 verdict in Rivizi v. Naz Fitness Group (Waxman). This event will take place in the Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers Conference Room, 31 Milk Street, #810, Boston.

  • Sexual Harassment Litigation after Gyulakian v. Lexus of Watertown

    Nov 15, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
    Lori Jodoin and Rob Mantell will discuss sexual harassment litigation after Gyulakian v. Lexus of Watertown on Tuesday, November 15 at 4:30 pm . This event will take place in the LCL Conference Room, 31 Milk Street, #810, Boston.