human rights

Navigating a New Era: An Expert's Dialogue on International Labor Standards & the U.S. Judiciary

Date: 
Wed, 03/28/2012 - 8:30am - 4:00pm

Navigating a New Era:
An Experts' Dialogue on International Labor Standards & the U.S. Judiciary

 

The U.S. judiciary has been increasingly called upon to analyze labor and human rights issues referencing not only federal and state law but also international labor standards as relevant authority.

Location
Location Name: 
The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law
Address1: 
3600 John McCormack Road NE
City: 
Washington, DC
Zip: 
20064
Sponsor: 
CUA Columbus School of Law and the International Labor Organization

Maryland Partners for Justice Conference

Date: 
Thu, 05/26/2011 - 9:00am - 3:30pm

13th Annual MARYLAND PARTNERS FOR JUSTICE CONFERENCE

Welcome & Opening Remarks by Chief Judge Robert M. Bell

Keynote Speaker: Senator Jamie Raskin

This Confrence presents a unique opportunity for legal services program staff, the public and private bar, members of the judiciary, human services agencies, elected officials and others to discuss critical issues facing the poor and underrepresented in our state. The economic downturn has impacted all aspects of society yielding an unprecedented ripple effect.

Location
Location Name: 
Baltimore Convention Center
Address1: 
One West Pratt Street
City: 
Baltimore
State: 
MD
Zip: 
21201
Contact
Name: 
Kiah Elmore
Phone: 
(800) 492-1964 or (410) 837-9379
Sponsor: 
Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland, MSBA, Maryland Legal Services Corporation

Strengthening International and Regional Frameworks to Protect the Human Rights of Older Persons

Date: 
Thu, 03/17/2011 - 9:00am - 11:45am

This panel discussion is co-sponsored by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law.  See www.wcl.american.edu/secle/registration.  Registration is free but required.  The panel will discuss the recent activities and possible outcomes of the Working Group, which was established in accordance with the resolutionj of the UN GA Third Committee, A/C.3/65/L.8/Rev.1, adopted on November 19, 2010.  The Working Group's mandate is to consider the existing international fr

Location
Location Name: 
American University
Address1: 
Washington College of Law, Room 600
Address2: 
4801 Massachusetts Ave NW
City: 
Washington
State: 
DC
Zip: 
20016
Contact
Name: 
Office of Special Events and Continuing Legal Education
Phone: 
202-274-4075, secle@wcl.american.edu
Sponsor: 
American University Washington College of Law
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