Wednesday, July 22, 2015

July 28: Webcast - Addressing Implicit Bias in the Law (Washington State only)

Join us for a look at how awareness of implicit bias can increase your effectiveness in the practice of law, and contribute to professional and ethical conduct. By attending this seminar you will:
  • Review recent theories and research regarding the biology and psychology of implicit bias.
  • Examine how implicit bias operates in the legal profession including interactions with clients, colleagues, and the judicial system.
  • Increase your understanding of the ethical implications of implicit bias through the lens of the Rules of Professional Conduct.
  • Learn practical approaches, based on cognitive and behavioral interventions, for addressing implicit bias as a legal professional.
Registration closes 5:00 p.m. Monday, July 27.
Title:
Addressing Implicit Bias in the Law
WSBA Legal Lunchbox Series
When/Where:
July 28, 2015
11:30 a.m. Webcast Check in Opens
(It is a good idea to check in early, in case of technical issues)
12:00 p.m. Webcast Begins
1:30 p.m. Adjourn
Webcast - Register Now!
Speaker:
Sevilla P. Rhoads
By:
WSBA
Credits:
Ethics: 1.50
Cost:
Free to all WSBA members.
More Information and Registration