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  • Lawyer/Advocates Professional Responsibilities in a Pandemic: A Virtual Presentation

    Feb 11, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
    We're launching: Animal Law Section, State Bar of Michigan Speakers Series: Coping during COVID with a talk by Prof. Russ Mead.  Via Zoom Cost: Free Russ Mead, J.D. Shared Earth Foundation Visiting Professor, Center for Animal Law Studies, Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, OR   Join us for an informative (and entertaining) look at the particular (and peculiar) ethical issues facing attorneys who take animal law cases. Russ Mead is a popular lecturer nationwide who uses examples from his career as general counsel for animal rights organizations to illustrate animal welfare and other animal-related laws. Russ has served as General Counsel for two of the best-known animal sanctuaries: Best Friends Animal Society, and Farm Sanctuary; and served as Farm Sanctuary’s interim Executive Director. Register for this free session .                     Jason Putsche Photography     #Webinar