AALRR's Civil Rights Conference scheduled for September 20, 2018
August 21, 2018 The Civil Rights Conference will provide key information, legal guidance, and practical tools for Public Entities to comply with civil rights laws in the 21st Century.
The program will feature a plenary and break-out sessions with leaders and experts in the civil rights filed.
Topics to be covered include recent court decisions and legislation impacting employee civil and constitution rights, such as free speech, discrimination and harassment prevention, and the Equal Pay Act.
The conference will also feature sessions directed at educational institutions, such as compliance with Title IX, student and faculty free speech rights, and understanding the rights of DACA/undocumented students.
Guest Speakers include Maria Blanco, Executive Director, UC Immigrant Legal Services Center, Kevin Kish, Director of the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing, Stewart Kwoh, President and Executive Director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles,Kimberly Papillon, Founder of BetterMind, Jessie Ryan, President of the Sacramento City Unified School District, Thomas Saenz, President and General Counsel of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Michele Siqueiros, President of The Campaign for College Opportunity, among many others.
What: Civil Rights in the 21st Century: Legal Tools and Practical Guidance to Achieve Excellence When: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Thursday, September 20, 2018 Where: Long Beach Hyatt Regency, 200 S Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802 Registration: $95.00 (lunch and reception included)