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New York Law School's Impact Center for Public Interest Law is holding its first IMPACT THURSDAY CLE and networking event, Litigating and Advocating for Social Change. This is a panel discussion with Juan Cartagena, Executive Director, Latino Justice; Donna Lieberman, Executive Director, New York Civil Liberties Union; and Vince Warren, Executive Director, Center for Constitutional Rights. The panel will be moderated by Professor Deborah Archer of New York Law School.
The event will be followed by refreshments from 6:30pm - 7:30pm.
There is a modest registration fee for each Impact Thursday to cover costs - $15 for General Admission, $10 for Alumni and free for current NYSL students, staff and faculty. There is a tuition assistance policy available here if this presents hardship, which includes a full scholarship to unemployed attorneys, and discounts depending upon attorney income verification. Application for financial aid assistance is required and must be received no later than two weeks prior to a course offering.
For registration details, visit www.nyls.edu/impactthursdays1, or click here.
About Impact Thursdays
Join lawyers, law students, and other advocates who are working for social justice in the New York City area for Impact Thursdays - a series of early evening discussions hosted by the Impact Center for Public Interest Law at New York Law School. Each Impact Thursday will include a presentation on an issue that matters to social justice advocates, followed by refreshments and a networking hour to catch up with colleagues.
About the Impact Center for Public Interest Law
The Impact Center for Public Interest Law is committed to using the formidable power of law and legal education to advance social justice and to have a positive impact on the public interest, promote the practice of public interest law and expand the role of public interest law in the professional development of New York Law School students.