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Civil Rights Symposium 2020

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STARTThu., Sep. 17, 2020
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Sep. 17, 2020
4:25 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $199.00
New Attorney: $100.00
Subscribers Pay: $0.00

About

 

JOIN OUR PANEL OF EXPERTS AND DELVE INTO THE LATEST HOT TOPICS IN THE CIVIL RIGHTS ARENA! 

We’ll kick off our morning with our annual overview of the most noteworthy cases and issues of the past year, and those to come. NEW THIS YEAR, the overview will include:

Significant Pennsylvania and Federal cases
Marsy's Law and the challenges surrounding the constitutional ballot question
The 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment
Update on Immigration Issues

VOTING IN PENNSYLVANIA

You won't want to miss the afternoon session devoted to Voting in Pennsylvania with panels delving into the changes in Pennsylvania voting law under Act 77 of 2019 and what they will mean, the issues involving gerrymandering, and much more!

ETHICS

Dealing with attempts to interfere with the processing of a case from filing through judgment.

Program Sponsor: PBA Civil and Equal Rights Committee

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.

Practice Areas

Faculty

NameFirm/Company
Ellen C. Brotman Esq. Brotman Law
Prof. Leonore F. Carpenter Temple University Beasley School of Law
Jada S. Greenhowe Esq. PA Housing Finance Agency
Wendy Castor Hess Esq. Landau, Hess, Simon, Choi & Doebley
Hon. Anne E. Lazarus Superior Court of Pennsylvania
Lisette M. McCormick Esq. The PA Interbranch Commission for Gender, Racial, and Ethnic Fairness
Prof. Teressa Ravenell Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
Mary Catherine Roper Esq. American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania
Riley H. Ross III, M.A., J.D. Mincey Fitzpatrick Ross, LLC
Elisabeth S. Shuster Esq.
Hon. Karen Y. Simmons Philadelphia Municipal Court
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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