Civil Rights Symposium 2019

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TypeTitleStartEndCLEPrice
Philadelphia
The CLE Conference Center
Wanamaker Building, 10th Floor, Suite 1010, Philadelphia PA, 19107
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Allentown
Bar Association of Lehigh County
1114 Walnut Street, Allentown PA, 18102
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Bellefonte
Centre County Bar Association
Eugene Lederer Bar Center, 192 Match Factory Place, Bellefonte PA, 16823
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Butler
Butler County Bar Association
240 S. Main Street, Butler PA, 16001
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Chambersburg
Franklin County Bar Association
100 Lincoln Way East Ste E, Chambersburg PA, 17201-2291
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Doylestown
Bucks County Bar Association
135 E. State Street, Doylestown PA, 18901
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Greensburg
Westmoreland Intermediate Unit 7
102 Equity Drive, Greensburg PA, 15601
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Johnstown
University of Pittsburgh - Johnstown - Living/Learning Cntr
450 Schoolhouse Rd., Johnstown PA, 15904
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Lebanon
Lebanon County Bar Association
547 South Tenth St., Lower Level, Lebanon PA, 17042
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Mansfield
Mansfield University
20 Straughn Drive, Mansfield PA, 16933
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Meadville
Economic Progress Alliance Conf. Ctr. - William J. Douglass Jr. Corp. Conf. Center.
764 Bessemer Street, Ste. 101, Meadville PA, 16335
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Mechanicsburg
PBI Conference Center
5080 Ritter Road, Rossmoyne Exit, Rt. 15, Mechanicsburg PA, 17055
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
New Castle
Lawrence County Bar Association
430 Court Street, 3rd Floor, New Castle PA, 16101
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Pittsburgh
PBI Professional Development Center
Heinz 57 Center, 339 Sixth Avenue, 7th Fl., Pittsburgh PA, 15222
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Plymouth Meeting
LaSalle University Montgomery County Center
220 West Germantown Pike, Ste. 100, Back of the Victory Bldg., Plymouth Meeting PA, 19462
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Uniontown
Penn State University Fayette Campus - Eberly Corporate Training Center
Route 119 North, Uniontown PA, 15401
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Warren
Warren Library Association
205 Market St., Warren PA, 16365
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
West Chester
Chester County Bar Association
15 W Gay Street, 2nd Floor, West Chester PA, 19380
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Wilkes-Barre
Kings College
Lane's Lane (off N. Main St.), Sheehy-Farmer Campus Ctr., Wilkes-Barre PA, 18711
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Webcast
Online
STARTThu., Apr. 04, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Apr. 04, 2019
4:15 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00

About

Program Sponsor: PBA Civil and Equal Rights Committee

Join our panel of experts and delve into the latest hot topics in the civil rights arena! We’ll kick off our morning with an overview of the most significant cases and issues of the past year, and those to come. Our program will then spend the remainder of the day by taking an in-depth look at Section 1983 litigation.

The year in review

Hear about the most significant civil rights cases of the past year and discuss some of the hottest topics: immigration, LGBT litigation, voting rights and gerrymandering, etc.

The Basics of a §1983 Claim

Get a primer on Section 1983 claims and discuss topics unique to litigating these claims in Federal and State Court: State Action and Color of Law, Constitutional Violations: First, Fourth, and Fourteenth Amendments, Elements of Proof, Causation, Malicious Prosecution claims and more.

Litigating a §1983 Claim

Get Tips for Drafting Pleadings and Claim strategies and perspectives from Plaintiffs and Defendants. Find out the top 5 mistakes advocates make.

Settling a §1983 Claim:

What You Need to Know About Mediation, Arbitration and Settlements

Attorney’s Fees and Ethical issues that arise in a §1983 Claim

All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $40. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Printed versions of the course book will not be distributed at the course; please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.

 

Faculty

NameFirm/Company
Armando Brigandi Esq. City of Philadelphia Law Department
Prof. Leonore F. Carpenter Temple University Beasley School of Law
John J. Coyle III, Esq. McEldrew Young
Barry H. Dyller Esq. Dyller Law Firm
Charles Eppolito III, Esq. White and Williams LLP
Jonathan H. Feinberg Esq. Kairys, Rudovsky, Messing, Feinberg & Lin LLP
Patrick G. Geckle Esq. Patrick G. Geckle LLC
Benjamin D. Geffen Esq. The Public Interest Law Center
Jada S. Greenhowe Esq. PA Housing Finance Agency
Hon. Marilyn Heffley United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Angus R. Love Esq. Pennsylvania Institutional Law Project (Phila)
David J. MacMain Esq. The MacMain Law Group LLC
Lisette M. McCormick Esq. The PA Interbranch Commission for Gender, Racial, and Ethnic Fairness
Prof. Teressa Ravenell Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
Arthur N. Read Esq. Justice at Work
Leonard J. Rivera Esq. Leonard Rivera Law, P.C.
Mary Catherine Roper Esq. American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania
Riley H. Ross III, Esq. Mincey Fitzpatrick Ross, LLC
Michael C. Schwartz Esq. James, Schwartz & Associates P.C.
Elisabeth S. Shuster Esq.
Hon. David R. Strawbridge United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Molly M. Tack-Hooper Esq. American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania
Mary K. Vilter Esq. Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts
Troy H. Wilson Esq. Wilson Law Office
Gregg L. Zeff Esq. Zeff Law Firm LLC
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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