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Prisoner Civil Rights Litigation

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---------- CLE 2.5 sub/0.5 eth* PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
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* = Ethics information has been integrated throughout this program. To receive ethics credit, you must attend the entire course.



Join PBI for an In-Depth Examination of Significant Issues in Prisoner Civil Rights Litigation

This course is designed for practitioners at all levels of experience and will greatly benefit those who handle prisoner civil rights cases from the plaintiff or defendant side.

We cover the most topical developments in the Jurisdiction of Prisoner Litigation

  • Explore the latest practical information and how it will affect your clients
  • Get expert tips for resolving and trying prisoner civil rights cases
  • Examine the latest constitutional law and prisoner cases
  • Analyze recent developments under the Prisoner Litigation Reform Act

Key topics include:

  • Efficient communications with your client, including new mail regulations with state inmates and the impact of the pandemic on relevant protocols
  • Handling claims involving allegations of deliberate indifference to a serious medical condition
  • Understanding qualified immunity 

Learn from the authorities on prisoner litigation as they bring you up-to-speed on current developments in the law and the correctional system.

The Agenda

Welcome & Introductions

Basics of Representation/Communication

Constitutional Law Update

Basics of Medical Deprivation/Deliberate Indifference Cases

The Defense Perspective on Qualified Immunity

PLRA Update

This program is presented in conjunction with the Prisoner Civil Rights Panel of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download.

Recorded in November 2022.

Practice Areas


Michael S. Doluisio Esq. Dechert LLP (Phila)
Matthew A. Feldman Esq. Pennsylvania Institutional Law Project (Phila)
Teri B. Himebaugh Esq. Law Office of Teri B Himebaugh
David Rudovsky Esq. Kairys, Rudovsky, Messing, Feinberg & Lin LLP
Samuel W. Silver Esq. Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP (Phila)
Anne B. Taylor Esq. City of Philadelphia Law Department
Su Ming Yeh Esq. Pennsylvania Institutional Law Project (Phila)
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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