Monday, January 9, 2023

Civil Rights and Individuals with Developmental Disabilities: 2023 Disability Law Series

The New York State Government Law Center and the Institute for Aging and Disability Law are hosting the 2023 Disability Law Series: Civil Rights and Individuals with Developmental Disabilities.

The five two-hour forums will explore:

• January 12, 1 p.m.: Overview of Civil Rights and People with Developmental Disabilities
• February 9, 1 p.m.: Consent in Health Care Decisions
• March 9, 1 p.m.: Consent of Adults in Adoption and Marriage Decisions
• March 30, 1 p.m.: Challenges in Guardianship for People with Developmental Disabilities and Strategies to Address Them
• April 13, 1 p.m.: Protecting the Civil Rights of People with Developmental Disabilities: Potential Statutory Reforms
Each forum is free, open to the public, and will take place via Zoom. CLE credits will be available for practicing attorneys. Pre-registration is required.

For more information, including registration, click here.