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Law Librarians of New England

a chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries

About LLNE
LLNE Meetings: Chronological List, 1946 to present

Compiled by Michael Hughes
Associate Director
Quinnipiac University School of Law Library

The following information on LLNE Meetings was gleaned from correspondence, newsletters, the Chapter annual reports in Law Library Journal, and other sources. Please let the compiler or LLNE know of any information that might be contrary to what is contained within this document or of what is not listed. The three columns represent the date, the title or subject, and the host and site of the meeting. The host is generally the person(s) who planned the meeting. A question mark in parenthesis indicates unverified information. The Law Librarians of New England was organized in 1946, when 17 law librarians met to organize as an association. LLNE was formally accepted as a chapter of the American Association of Law Libraries by AALL on June 24, 1948.  

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DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

WINTER 1948

February 10,

1948

Organization as Chapter of AALL

Dennis A. Dooley

State Librarian of Massachusetts

Survey of Legal Profession

Eldon R. James

Law School Consultant

Lawyers Cooperative Pub. Co.

Lawyers Cooperative

Publishing Company

Parker House

Boston, MA

SPRING 1948

April 27,

1948

American Legal History

and Legal Materials

Professor Mark De Wolfe

Harvard Law School

- after dinner speaker

Howard Manningham

Boston Law Book Company

Hotel Touraine

Boston, MA

SPRING 1949

April 27,

1949

What the Lawyer Expects from the Law Library

William A. Parks

Executive Secretary

Boston Bar Association

- after dinner speaker

Howard Manningham

Boston Law Book Company

Hotel Touraine

Boston, MA

FALL 1950

November 8,

1951

The Organization of the Bar in Massachusetts

Lowell S. Nicholson

Dean, Northeastern University

School of Law

- after dinner speaker

Northeastern University

School of Law Library

Boston, MA

SPRING 1951

March 30,

1951

American Frontiers of Today

Honorable Carl Wahlstrom

Senior Judge of Probate

for Worcester County

- after dinner speaker

and tour of Worcester County

Law Library

Worcester County Law Library

Hotel Sheraton

Worcester, MA

WINTER 1957

February 22,

1957

Institute for Law Librarians

Harvard Law School Library

Cambridge, MA

FALL 1959

October 16,

1959

History Now In Progress of United States Supreme Court

Professor Fred Rodell

Yale Law School

Joint with NELA

Swampscott, MA

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

WINTER 1960

February 1960

Frances Farmer, President, AALL

- after dinner speaker

(?)

SPRING 1960

May 22 – 23,

1960

Dartmouth College Faculty

- speakers and tour of

Equity Publishing Co.

Orford, NH

Earl Borgeson

Dartmouth, NH

WINTER 1961

February 24,

1961

Use of Case Method in Teaching Library Science

Kenneth R. Shaffer, Director,

Simmons Library School

- after dinner speaker

Hotel Touraine

Boston, MA

FALL 1963

September
25-28,

1963

Automation and Data Processing

Wentworth-by-the-Sea

Portsmouth, NH

WINTER 1964

February 1964

AALL Plans and Africa

Harry Bitner

President, AALL

- after dinner speaker

(?)

 

SPRING 1964

May 22-23,

1964

Tours of new University of Connecticut Law Library and the Litchfield Law School

Hartford, CT

FALL 1964

October 16,

1964

Problems of Small Law Library;

Donald L. Garbrecht

New Developments in Automation in the Legal Field

Robert P. Bigelow

John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co.

Boston, MA

WINTER 1965

February 19,

1965

Experiences of Foreign Law Students in United States and

Yale’s World Community

Ved Nanda

Graduate Student, Yale Law School

Yale Law School

New Haven, CT

(?)

SPRING 1965

May 14-15,

1965

Louis Pollak

Dean, Yale Law School

- after dinner speaker

Yale Law School

New Haven, CT

(?)

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

FALL 1965

October 8,

1965

Connecticut’s New Library Legislation Combining State Extension Services and State Library Into One Unit

Virginia Knox

Connecticut State Library

Shirley Bysiewicz

University of Connecticut

Law Library

Joint with NELA

Wentworth-by-the-Sea

Portsmouth, NH

WINTER 1966

February 18,

1966

Proposition and Problems

Relating to Law Firm Libraries

Arthur Charpentier

President, AALL

and Librarian of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York

- after dinner speaker

Sheraton Boston Hotel

Prudential Center

Boston, MA

SPRING 1966

May 20-21,

1966

Honorable Frank M. Coffin

Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

- after dinner speaker

I. Albert Matkov

Massachusetts State Library

Boston, MA

FALL 1967

October 6-7,

1967

John Maxwell Farren

Director

Neighborhood Law Office Program

Harvard Law School

- main speaker

Wentworth-by-the-Sea

Portsmouth, NH

WINTER 1968

February 23,

1968

Drug Abuse

Professor Nel Chayet

Boston University Law School

Boston, MA

SPRING 1968

May 10-11,

1968

Tours of Naval War College

And Redwood Library

Fall River, MA

Newport, RI

FALL 1971

October 8,

1971

Tort Liability in the Library

Maria Sekula

Joint with NELA

Wentworth-by-the-Sea

Portsmouth, NH

WINTER 1972

February 18,

1972

Toward a Free Press

Robert W. Meserve

President-elect ABA

Social Law Library

Boston, MA

 

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

SPRING 1992

May 19-20,

1972

The School Busing Controversy and Presidential Libraries

Yale Law Library

New Haven, CT

WINTER 1973

February 23,

1973

 

Retiring Chief Justice Elijah Adlow, Boston Municipal Court

- after dinner speaker

Harvard Club

Boston, MA

SPRING 1973

May 11-12, 1973

Honorable Harry P. Glassman

Maine Superior Court

- after dinner speaker

Homewood Inn

Yarmouth, ME

FALL 1973

November 30- December 1,

1973

 

Institute on Legal Bibliography

in New England

Morris L. Cohen

Margaret M. Moody

Harvard Law School

Cambridge, MA

WINTER 1974

March 15,

1974

Marija Matich Hughes

National Clearing House Library

- after dinner speaker

Harvard Club

Boston, MA

SPRING 1974

May 10,

1974

Microfilming

Joint with

National Microfilm Association

Boston, MA

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

FALL 1978

(?)

Public Services Workshop:

Law Library Services to Other Libraries and Reference Services versus Practicing Law

Boxborough, MA

SPRING 1979

May 18 - 19, 1979

Preservation of Books,

Physical Treatment and Microfilming

Virginia Kelsh

University of Bridgeport

School of Law Library

Joint with SNELLA

Holiday Inn, Bridgeport, CT

 

FALL 1979

October 5 - 6, 1979

Canadian Legal Materials

and Common Market

Melinda Golub

Harvard Law School Library

Wentworth-By-the-Sea

Portsmouth, NH

WINTER 1980

(?)

Judge Nolan

- after dinner speaker

Stella Restaurant

Boston, MA

SPRING 1980

April 11 - 12, 1980

Taxation and Tax Law Research

Madeleine Wilkin

Western New England College

School of Law Library

Springfield, MA

FALL 1980

October 10 - 12, 1980

Personnel Systems and Development

Thomas Steele

Franklin Pierce Law Center Wentworth-by-the-Sea

Portsmouth, NH

WINTER 1981

February 6,

1981

Planning Library Services within a Judicial System - Comparative Views

Marnie Warner

Joint with ABLL

Quincy Market Building

Boston, MA

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

SPRING 1981

March 19 - 20, 1981

Poverty Law and Library Services

Morris L. Cohen

Harvard Law School Library

Sharon Hamby

Boston College Law Library

Cheryl DiCicco

Legal Services Institute

Harvard Law School Library

Cambridge, MA

FALL 1981

October 2 - 3, 1981

Equipment Demos of Library Equipment from the 3-hole punch to Word processing.

Edgar Bellefontaine,

Program Chair

Old Sturbridge Village

Conference Center

Sturbridge, MA

WINTER 1992

December 4, 1981

Hazardous Waste Litigation

Gail Reinerstsen

Boston University

Pappas Law Library and

New England

School of Law Library

Boston, MA

SPRING 1982

March 18 - 20, 1982

Media and the Law

Ed Bander

Suffolk University Law School

Boston, MA

FALL 1982

October 28 - 30, 1982

Government Documents and Administrative Regulations

Morris Cohen

Yale Law School

Joint with SNELLA

New Haven, CT

WINTER 1982

December 14, 1982

Library Administration: Planning and Programming of Public Services in Law Libraries

Tom Steele

Franklin Pierce Law Center

Joint with ABLL

Boston Marriott Hotel

Boston, MA

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

SPRING 1983

March 24 - 25, 1983

Banking Law and Beyond

Cornelia Trubey and Amy Ribuoli

LLNE Spring Institute

Shawmut Bank

Boston, MA

FALL 1983

October 7 - 9, 1983

Using the New Technology

Joint with ALLUNY,

LLAGNY, and SNELLA

Holiday Inn

Saratoga Springs, NY

WINTER 1983

(?)

Space Planning for Renovations and New Buildings

Boston University Law School Library

SPRING 1984

(?)

Election Law

Judith Gire

Franklin Pierce Law Center Ramada Inn

Concord, NH

FALL 1984

October 18 - 20, 1984

Freedom of Information

vs. Invasion of Privacy

Donald Dunn

Western New England College School Of Law Library

Springfield, MA

WINTER 1985

February 1,

1985

Contemporary Church-State Relationships

Northeastern University School of Law Library

Boston, MA

SPRING 1985

May 3 - 4,

1985

 

Cost Effective Acquisitions

and Products Liability

Ken Svengalis

Rhode Island State Law Library

Joint with SNELLA

Newport, RI

FALL 1985

November 1 - 2, 1985

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Daniel J. Freehling

Donald L. Garbecht Law Library

University Of Maine

School of Law

Holiday Inn

Portland, ME

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

WINTER 1986

February 28, 1996

Emerging Law of Children’s Rights

Boston College

Law Library

Newton Centre, MA

SPRING 1986

May 9-10,

1986

Uncommon Legal Resources at Harvard, Unusual Aspects

of Law Librarianship

Terry Martin

Harvard Law School Library

Cambridge, MA

FALL 1986

October 17 - 18, 1986

Insurance Law and

Computers and Software Applications with Demonstrations.

Dennis Stone

University of Connecticut

School of Law Library

Joint with SNELLA

Summit Hotel

Hartford, CT

 

WINTER 1987

(?)

Public Relations - Putting Your Best Foot Forward

(Instead of Your Mouth)

Edgar Bellefontaine

Social Law Library

Women’s City Club of Boston

Boston, MA

 

SPRING 1987

April 30- May 2,

1987

Historic Preservation Law

Les Peat

Vermont Law School Library

Woodstock Inn

Woodstock, VT

FALL 1987

October 8 - 10, 1987

Information: the Lawyer/Librarian Connection.

Margie Axtmann, Program Chair, First Law Librarians Northeast Regional Conference

Desmond Americana

Albany, NY

WINTER 1988

February 5,

1988

Planning and Developing Career as Librarian

MA Trial Court Libraries

Westford Regency

Westford, MA

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

SPRING 1988

April 21 - 23, 1988

Intellectual Property Law

Judith Gire

Franklin Pierce Law Center

Sheraton Harborside,

Portsmouth, NH

FALL 1988

(?)

New England’s Legal Heritage

Morris L. Cohen

Yale Law School Library

Litchfield, CT

WINTER 1989

January 27,

1989

Emerging Legal Trends:

Feminist Jurisprudence,

and Law and Economics

Marlene Alderman

Boston University

Pappas Law Library

Boston, MA

SPRING 1989

March 17 - 18, 1989

Publishing

Ed Bander

Suffolk University Law School Library

Boston, MA

FALL 1989

October 20 - 21, 1989

Confidentiality and Disclosure of Library Records: Ethics, Rights and Responsibilities

Ann DeVeaux

University of Bridgeport

School of Law Library

Joint with SNELLA

Bridgeport Hilton

Bridgeport, CT

WINTER 1990

February 2,

1990

(?)

Boston, MA

SPRING 1990

April 20 - 21, 1990

Law and Medicine

Donald Dunn

Western New England College School of Law Library

Springfield, MA

FALL 1990

September

14-15,

1990

US Canadian Free Trade

and Gulf of Mexico

Lynn Randall and Bill Wells

MV Scotia Prince

Portland, ME and Yarmouth, NS

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

SPRING 1991

March 21 - 23, 1991

Elder Law

Terry Martin

Harvard Law School Library

Joint with ABLL

Cambridge, MA

FALL 1991

November
7 - 9, 1991

Rights, Privileges, and Ethics:

Issues for the Nineties

Second Law Librarians Northeast Regional Conference

Joint with ALLUNY, GPLLA, LLAGNY, LLAM, LLSDC, NJLLA, SNELLA & WPLLA

Philadelphia, PA

SPRING 1992

April 23-24, 1992

Americans With Disability Act

and Sexual Harassment

Edgar Bellefontaine

Social Law Library

Omni Parker House

Boston, MA

WINTER 1993

January 15,

1993

Management Skills Training

Fillipa Anzalone

Northeastern University

School of Law Library

Half-Day Program

Henderson House

Weston, MA

SPRING 1993

May 27-28,

1993

Environmental Law and Policy: Grounding and Practicalities

Carl Yirka

Vermont Law School Library

South Royalton, VT

FALL 1993

October 22, 1993

Eastern European Law

Ann Acton

New England

School of Law Library

Tremont House

Boston, MA

WINTER 1994

(?)

Privacy

Anne Peters & Brian Harkins

Joint with ABLL

Half-Day Program

Boston, MA

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

SPRING 1994

(?)

Varied Topics:

CD-ROM Publishing; Attorney Grievance Procedures; Admittance to the Bar; In Sickness and In Health: The Law and Regulation of Health Care; Tribal/State Relations; Managed Health Care; Official State Reports; Gaming Laws; Leadership and Communication Skills

Maureen Well

CT Judicial Branch

Holiday Inn

Mystic, CT

FALL 1994

October 28, 1994

Recent Legal Developments in Health Care Law

Jonathan Fernald

Marlene Alderman

Boston University

School of Law Library

Holiday Inn

Brookline, MA

WINTER 1995

January 12, 1995

White Collar Crimes:

From Pinstripes to Prison Stripes

Anne Acton

Joint with ABLL

Half-Day Program

Boston, MA

SPRING 1995

April 21 - 22, 1995

State Governmental Information

Christine Swan

New Hampshire State Library

Laconia, NH

FALL 1995

November 17, 1995

Casting a Wide Net: Law Librarianship in the Mid 90's

(Varied Topics)

Susan Sweetgall

Suffolk University Law School

Tremont House

Boston, MA

SPRING 1996

April 26,

1996

 

LLNE 50th Anniversary

Filippa Anzalone

Northeastern University

School of Law Library

Tremont House

Boston, MA

FALL 1996

October 17 - 20, 1996

Libraries Without Walls: Legal Information Partnerships in the Twenty-First Century

Third Northeast Regional Meeting

Toronto

Canada

WINTER 1997

January 30,

1997

SEC Disclosure

Joint with ABLL

Half-Day Program

Sheraton Boston

Boston, MA

SPRING 1997

May 1 - 3, 1997

Sailing the Seas of Change

(Organizational Change, Emerging Technologies, Aquaculture,

Indian Lands)

Gail Winson

Roger Williams University
School of Law Library

Newport, RI

FALL 1997

October 31 - November 1, 1997

Back to School:

Emerging Issues in Education Law

Darcy Kirk

University of Connecticut

School of Law Library

Joint with SNELLA

Hartford, CT

SPRING 1998

April 30 -

May 2,

1998

Law & Literature

Gordon Russell

Southern New England

School of Law Library

North Dartmouth, MA

FALL 1998

November 5 - 6, 1998

 

Taking Charge: Managing Yourself, Your Library and Your Career

Marnie Warner, MA

Trial Court Libraries

Terry Martin, Harvard University

Diane Klaiber, NELLCO

Joint with NELLCO

Cambridge, MA

SPRING 1999

May 7,

1999

Ethics and the Internet

Sharon Hamby O'Connor

Boston College

School of Law Library

Newton, MA

FALL 1999

November 5, 1999

 

Family Law from the New England Perspective

Ann DeVeaux

Quinnipiac College

School of Law Library

Hamden, CT

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

SPRING 2000

March 17, 2000

Legal Education:Past & Future

and

Collection Management:
Past, Present & Future

S. Blair Kauffman

Yale Law School

Lillian Goldman Library

Joint with SNELLA

New Haven, CT

FALL 2000

The Death Penalty Debate

Bonnie Koneski-White

Western New England College
School of Law Library

Springfield, MA

SPRING 2001

 

New England School of Law Library

Boston, MA

FALL 2001

November 2, 2001

Intellectual Property
in the
21st Century

Boston University Law Library

Boston, MA

SPRING 2002

April 26, 2001

Education Law

Franklin Pierce Law Center Library

Concord, NH

FALL 2002

November 15, 2002

 

Northeastern University School of Law Library

The Tremont Boston
Boston, MA

SPRING 2003

March 28, 2003

Suffolk University Law Library

Boston, MA

FALL 2003

October 24, 2003

 

Leading through Change for Information Professionals


Vermont Law School Library

Woodstock Inn and Resort, Woodstock, VT

SPRING 2004

April 30, 2004

Donald Garbrecht Law Library of the University of Maine School of Law

and

Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library

Stone House, Freeport, ME

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

FALL
2004

October 15, 2004

Bowditch & Dewey

Mirick O'Connell

Worcester Law Library-Massachusetts Trial Court

Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge, MA

SPRING 2005

April 1, 2005

Harvard Law School Library

Cambridge, MA

FALL
2005

November 4, 2005

Law, Nature and Gifts from the Sea

Roger Williams University Law Library

Bristol Harbor Inn, Bristol, RI

SPRING 2006

April 21, 2006

University of Connecticut Law Library

Hartford, CT

FALL 2006

November 3, 2006

Boston College Law Library

Dover, MA

SPRING 2007

April 20, 2007

Social Law Library

Boston, MA

FALL 2007

October 17-20, 2007

Libraries Without Borders II

Fourth Northeast Regional Law Libraries Meeting

Toronto Association of Law Libraries

Toronto

Canada

SPRING 2008

April 25, 2008

Garbrecht Law Library University of Maine School of Law

Freeport, ME

FALL 2008

November 7, 2008

Employment Law in the
21st Century: The Impact
of Technology on the
Workplace

Boston University Law Library

Boston, MA

Spring 2009

April 17, 2009

Animal Law

Quinnipiac University School of Law Library

Hamden, Connecticut

Fall 2009

October 23, 2009

Advancing the Ball – Advancing the Law: Making Points in Sports Law on the Court and in the Courts

Basketball Hall of Fame

Springfield, Massachusetts

 

DATE

TITLE / SUBJECT

HOST / SITE

Spring 2010

April 23, 2010

 

Libraries & Web 2.0: The Technology Changes, Our
Commitment Remains the Same

Garbrecht Law Library University of Maine School of Law

Hilton Garden Inn, Portsmouth, NH

Fall 2010

November 19, 2010

Improve Your Workplace Health! Inoculate Against Bad Morale

Northeastern University Law Library

Boston, MA

Spring 2011

March 18, 2011

Law Librarians Overcoming Barriers to Information Sharing

Yale Law School

New Haven, CT

Fall 2011

October 21, 2011

Art Law: Framing the Issues

Massachusetts Trial Court Law Libraries

Williamstown, MA

Spring 2012

April 27, 2012

Adventures in Collaboration

Suffolk University Law School

Boston MA

 

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