NEWS ALERT: For Immediate Release
Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing in Westchester County:
The Legal & Social Implications
Westchester Residential Opportunities, Inc. (WRO) & Pace Law School invite you to an open discussion on the obligation of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) program participants, including state and local governments and private housing providers, to Affirmatively Further Fair Housing (AFFH). AFFH is a 1968 HUD mandate that sets forth the mission of ending housing discrimination, promoting non-discrimination and ensuring fair and equal housing opportunities for all.
The Symposium will take place at Pace Law School, Judicial Institute, 84 North Broadway, White Plains, NY, on Friday, September 27th, 2013, from 8am-12pm.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: HUD DEPUTY SECRETARY MAURICE JONES
Fred Freiberg, Field Services Director, Fair Housing Justice Center
John Herrion, Director of Disability Rights, NYS Division of Human Rights
Diane Houk, Of Counsel, Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady LLP
James Johnson, Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLC
Dennis Parker, Director, ACLU Racial Justice Program
Sara Pratt, HUD, Fair Housing & Equal Opportunity, Deputy Assistant
Secretary of Enforcement
Gretchen Flint, Professor and Director of John Jay Legal Services, Pace Law School
Symposium Registration Fee: $20
CLE Credit: $125 ($75 for public service registrants)
To register (all registrants): www.law.pace.edu/cle
For additional questions about CLE registration:
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org or call 914.422.4062
For symposium information: Email - email@example.com or call 914.428.4507 x341
Note: Cameras will only be permitted in the auditorium during the keynote speech.