Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Join AATOP and the Chicago Bar Association at the May 20 Human Trafficking Training!


Training To Assist Asian and Pacific Islander Victims of Human Trafficking

May 20, 2013
       4-6 PM


The Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. Plymouth Court

Complimentary program; 1.75 MCLE credits approved
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Topics:

·         Asian American Trafficking Outreach Project (AATOP) overview

·         Introduction to Chicago-area API community

·         Human Trafficking Legal Framework

·         Practical considerations for representing API trafficking victims

  
Speakers:

Sehla Ashai, The International Organization for Adolescents

Allison Creekmur, Legal Assistance Foundation, Immigrants and Workers' Rights Practice Group

Diana Lin, Northwestern University professor, APLAN chair

Catherine Longkumer, Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services/A.T.L.A.S.S.T.

Linda Rio Reichmann, Child Law Consultant




This training is for attorneys interested in learning more about volunteering with AATOP to assist API human trafficking victims. Individuals who are not attorneys but work with potential victims are also welcome.

Training sponsored by the International Organization for Adolescents AATOP project, the Asian Pacific American Legal Advocacy Network,
and the Chicago Bar Association.

To register, visit www.chicagobar.org and go to the CLE seminar section.

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