Can I Say That? Ethical and Effective Communication in Iowa's Increasingly Diverse Landscape
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 Export to Your Calendar 12/17/2018
When: 2:00 - 5:00 PM
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In-person (ISBA Building) or Live Webinar
625 E. Court Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa  50309
United States
Contact: Christy Cronin
515-697-7874


Online registration is available until: 12/17/2018
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The ISBA Diversity and Inclusiveness Committee invites Iowa lawyers and judges to hear, from a variety of perspectives reflecting Iowa's diversity, ways to communicate clearly and respectfully with clients, witnesses, parties, litigants and colleagues from all walks of life.

PROGRAM
Iowa Rules of Professional Conduct: Overview of Applicable Provisions
Speaker: Emily Chafa, ISBA Diversity & Inclusiveness Committee Chair
 
How to Better Communicate with Clients with Disabilities and Chronic Diagnoses
Moderator: Brad Biren
Panel: Chris Johnston, Michelle Meadors, Jim Perkey
 
How to Better Communicate and Serve Iowa's Asian Population
Moderator: Emily Chafa
Panel: Linh Tah and Sarika Bhakta
 
How to Better Communicate and Serve Iowa's Ethnic Minority Communities

Moderators: Arch Wilson and Emily Chafa
Panel: Clemen Wilcox, Jenny Diaz, Lui Dutton and Will Keeps
 
How to Better Communicate and Serve Iowa's LGBTQ Community
Moderator: Gail Braschers-Krug
Panel: Drew O'Leary, Rabbi Emily Barton, Jamie Langbein and Jennifer Carruthers

A complimentary networking reception will be held after the programming from 5-7 p.m. Please indicate if attending when registering.

CLE CREDIT (approved)
3 state hours which includes 3 ethics hours

REGISTRATION FEES
ISBA Members - $80
ISBA YLD Members (Years 1-5) - $50
Non-ISBA Members - $90
Law Students - Free

ATTENDANCE PREFERENCE
Please select attendance preference (in-person or live webinar) when registering for this event. In-person attendance will take place at the ISBA Building (625 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309).

MATERIALS
If attending via the live webinar, any materials related to this event, as well as joining instructions, will be sent via e-mail prior to the event. Please include an e-mail address when registering for this event. ISBA members, please make sure we have your most up-to-date e-mail address.

Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Diversity and Inclusiveness Committee