Trainings and Events
Prison Litigation 2019: Practical Strategies (Webcast)
- 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
- Eastern Time (US & Canada)
- By: Practising Law Institute
- Source: Pennsylvania > PA Pro Bono
- Attorneys / Legal Services
The Practising Law Institute is offering a webcast of a live presentation from New York entitled Prison Litigation 2019: Practical Strategies on May. 23, 2019 from 1:00 PM-4:30 PM.
Full scholarships and discounts to attend PLI programs are widely available to attorneys working in nonprofit/legal services organizations; pro bono attorneys; government attorneys; judges and judicial law clerks; law professors and law students; senior attorneys (age 65 and over); law librarians and paralegals who work for nonprofit/legal services organizations; unemployed attorneys; and others with financial hardships.
All eligible attendees are urged to complete and submit a PLI Scholarship Application.
Why You Should Attend
This prison litigation course is a companion to PLI’s fall Prison Law
program and will provide more in-depth analysis of practical strategies for
lawyers litigating prison practices and treatment of incarcerated persons.
What You Will Learn
- Strategies for litigating for health and mental health services for incarcerated persons
- Prison, jail and detention: litigation developments
- Common challenges in prison litigation and strategies for overcoming these challenges
Who Should Attend
This program is designed for lawyers who represent incarcerated persons, prisoners’ rights advocates, and also lawyers or law students considering pro bono representation.
- CLE Credit Comments:
Credit Status: Approved
Three (3) General/Substantive PA CLE credits.
Attendance at this event is categorized as "distance learning" by the PA CLE Board. Under current rules, lawyers have the option of completing six (6) hours per compliance year of distance learning by participating in pre-approved, interactive, Internet or computer based CLE programs. More information on distance learning CLE credit.
Practising Law Institute800.260.4PLI
- Website: www.pli.edu