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How to Be a Good Ally: A Strategic Engagement Conference

Friday January 06
2017

  • By: Bar Association of San Francisco, American Civil Liberties Union, Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 5:45 PM
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
    99 Grove Street
    San Francisco, CA
  • Website: www.sfbar.org
  • Source: Bay Area

A Strategic Engagement Conference for Lawyers, Legal Professional, Community Leaders, and Non-Profit Organizations to Support Anticipated Needs Arising in Diverse, Under-Represented Communities Affected by Policy Changes in the Coming Year.

Join 1,000+ lawyers and legal professionals for this cutting edge conference addressing urgent matters of importance, including rising hate crimes and anti-Semitism; governmental targeting of the Muslim community; deportations and dreamers; the targeting of transgender people and religious exemptions to LGBT civil rights protections; reproductive freedom and saving Roe v. Wade; changes to the Affordable Care Act and health access and impacts on people with disabilities and at-risk populations; criminalization of communities of color; combatting domestic and sexual violence; environmental protections under siege; voting rights and access; economic justice and workers' rights; and challenges to civil liberties and the civil justice system.

See flyer for full list of sponsoring and participating organizations.

People with disabilities should contact cle@sfbar.org regarding reasonable accommodations.

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