NPAP CLE Seminar:Race Matters

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NPAP is hosting a CLE on June 21, 2019 at the Mitchell Hamline College of Law in St. Paul, MN. This all-day CLE will cover how race affects police misconduct trials.

             Sponsored by Thomson Reuters and The Halpern Group
 


8:00 – 9:00:            REGISTRATION

9:00 – 9:15:             WELCOME & INTRODUCTIONS
                                 Michael Avery, Professor Emeritus, Suffolk Law School, New 
                                 Orleans, LA

9:15 – 10:30:           UNDERSTANDING IMPLICIT BIAS
                                Chris Bridges, Equal Justice Society, Oakland, CA

10:30 – 11:30:         JURY SELECTION AND ORIENTATION
                                The Honorable Bernice Donald, United States Court of Appeals for 
                                the Sixth Circuit, Memphis, TN

                                Frederick K. Brewington, Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington,
                                Hempstead, NY


11:30 – 11:45:         BREAK       

11:45 – 12:45:         FRAMING THE NARRATIVE     
                                 Karen Jo Koonan, NJP Litigation Consulting, Oakland, CA      

12:45 – 2:00:           LUNCH

2:00 – 3:00:             OPENING STATEMENTS AND CLOSING ARGUMENTS
                                John L. Burris, Law Offices of John L. Burris, Oakland, CA
                                Robert Bennett, Gaskins, Bennett & Birrell LLP, Minneapolis, MN

3:00 – 3:10:            BREAK 

3:10 – 4:10:            PROVING EQUAL PROTECTION VIOLATIONS
                                William Goodman, Goodman & Hurwitz, Detroit, MI

4:10 – 5:10:            ETHICAL ISSUES IN THE ATTORNEY CLIENT  
                                RELATIONSHIP

                                Prof. Burnele Venable Powell, University of South Carolina School of

                                Law, Columbia, SC


Accreditation: NPAP has received approval for 6.0 credit hours from the Minnesota MCLE Board, including 1 credit hours for Elimination of Bias and 1 credit hour for Ethics.

Hotel Bookings: NPAP has negotiated a discounted rate of $149/night for rooms at The Saint Paul Hotel. It is a 10 minute drive the the CLE venue and it's at the heart of St. Paul. 

To book, call 800-292-9292 and reference the The National Police Accountability Project to get the offered rate or go online to reserve by visiting www.saintpaulhotel.com, select the arrival and departure dates and enter 190620NPAP as the group/block code.

Financial Hardship Policy and Cancellation Policy: If you are an NPAP member or meet NPAP membership criteria and are unable to attend the seminar due to the cost of registration, please write director.npap@nlg.org. Our official financial hardship policy and cancellation policies are available at the following link. NPAP strives for its educational programming to be an accessible resource for all those in the civil rights legal community. NPAP Financial Hardship and Cancellation Policies

 

When
June 21st, 2019 9:00 AM   through   5:00 PM
Location
875 Summit Ave
Room 325
St. Paul, MN 55105
United States

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Event Fee(s)
NPAP/NLG Attorney; Non-Profit Attorney $ 275.00
Non-Affiliated Attorney $ 325.00
NPAP/NLG Legal Worker; New Attorney (Less than 4 Years Experience) $ 150.00
Non-NLG Law Student/Community Activist $ 50.00
NLG Law Student $ 25.00

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