Combating Human Trafficking: Domestic and International Enforcement
Time: Tuesday, April 5, 2011 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Please join the Immigration & Human Rights and Public International & Criminal Law Committees of the International Law Section for the second in a series of panels addressing human trafficking. This evening panel on Tuesday, April 5, 2011, will focus on domestic and international efforts to enforce the prohibition on human trafficking, through both civil and criminal actions. The distinguished panel will include Hilary Axam, Acting Director, Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit of the U.S. Department of Justice; Ambassador Adam Blackwell, Secretary for Multidimensional Security at the Organization of American States; and Allison Lefrak, Litigation Director at The World Organization for Human Rights USA.
The panel will discuss the efforts by their respective organizations to combat trafficking through prevention, protection, and prosecution programs.
Snacks and beverages will be provided. A Q&A session will conclude the panel, followed by a short reception to allow attendees to mingle.
This Evening Panel Discussion is sponsored by the Immigration & Human Rights and Public International & Criminal Law Committees of the International Law Section and in cosponsorship with the American Society of International Law.
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Hilary Axam, Acting Director, Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit Criminal Section, Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice
Adam Blackwell, Secretary for Multidimensional Security Organization of American States
Mary Carlson, Motley Rice, LLP (Moderator)
Allison Lefrak, Litigation Director, The World Organization for Human Rights USA
American Society of International Law Member $10.00
Government and Nonprofit Employees $10.00
International Law Section $10.00
Non-Section Members $20.00