Washington DC, April 9: NLG Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference

dcnlg-graphicMid-Atlantic Regional Conference of the National Lawyers’ Guild
April 9th 9:15am-5:00pm
UDC David A Clark School of Law, 4340 Connecticut Ave NW

Sign up now using the link here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nlg-regional-conference-tickets-22675386692

(Ticket prices include lunch and light breakfast)

Panels will include the following topics:

  • Movement Lawyering in the Age of Black Lives Matter
  • Water as a Human Right in the Mid-Atlantic and Beyond
  • Political Prisoner Committees- A case history from the committee to free Chip Fitzgerald and other California parole campaigns
  • Fighting Displacement: A Look at Resistance Strategies Across DC
  • Present Day Indigenous Struggles- The Lumad and the struggle for self determination and human rights in the Philippines
  • Human Trafficking
  • Fighting for Free Speech in the Free State: Palestinian solidarity movement and free speech
  • The Gig Economy: Using 21st Century Technology to Exploit Workers in 20th Century Fashion
  • Legal Observer Training

And a plenary: “Beyond the Green Hat: Issues Around Legal Support for the DNC 2016 Protests”

Reserve your ticket now! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nlg-regional-conference-tickets-22675386692

UDC David A Clarke School of Law – 4340 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20008 – View Map