Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Sign In   |   Become a CBA Member
Community Search
Sign In
Sign In securely
Latest News
Calendar

9/6/2017
Workers' Compensation Executive Committee Meeting (SWC170906)

9/11/2017
Estates and Probate Executive Committee Meeting (SEP170911)

9/12/2017
Women in the Law Section Meeting (SWL170912)

      

   

   

Promoting Diversity and Inclusion: A Look Back and a Way Forward CLE (EDC170914)
Register Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
 

 Export to Your Calendar 9/14/2017
When: Thursday, September 14, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Where: CBA Law Center
30 Bank Street
New Britain, Connecticut  06051
United States
Contact: Member Service Center
(844)469-2221


Online registration is available until: 9/14/2017
« Go to Upcoming Event List  

Presented by The Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Seminar Code: EDC170914

CLE Credit
CT: 2.0 CLE Credits
NY: 2.0 CLE Credits (2.0 Diversity, Inclusion, and Elimination of Bias)

About the Program
Learn how to improve diversity and inclusion in your workplace. This program will provide a historical perspective on addressing equality, diversity, and opportunities for all lawyers in both the private and public sectors.  In the second part of the program, a diverse and experienced legal panel will discuss discrimination, inequality, diversity and inclusion, and what needs to be done to improve the Connecticut legal environment and workplace.

You Will Learn

  • What it was like to practice law in the public and private sectors over the last four decades as a minority attorney
  • How discrimination and inequality still exist in the legal profession and what efforts need to be and have been made to reduce those injustices, as well as ways to advance the cause of diversity and inclusion in public and private legal sectors
  • Information that allows attendees to suggest or implement changes to help eliminate or minimize inequality, as well as improve diversity and inclusion, in their respective legal workplaces

Who Should Attend
Attorneys, paralegals, and senior administrators (including human resources) of Connecticut’s private and public legal community.

Speakers


John M. Letizia
Letizia Ambrose & Falls PC New Haven

Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities Logo
John Rose, Jr.
Office of the Corporation Counsel
New Haven
Karen DeMeola
CBA President
UConn School of Law
Hartford

 
Michael E. Roberts
Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities
Hartford

 

Cost Includes a light breakfast and parking at the public garage at 35 Bank St
         
Member $75
          Non-member $150
          Student Member $25

Materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be prepared. Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been received.

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request.