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Plain and Simple: Making the Legal System Accessible to All

The Center for Children, Families and the Law presents

Siben & Siben Conference on Plain Language and Simplification

Friday, March 29, 2019 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Hofstra Law School

Registration and continental breakfast begins at 8:30 a.m.

Keynote Speaker

Judge Jonathan Lippman
Of Counsel, Latham & Watkins LLP, and Former Chief Judge of New York and Chief Judge of the New York Court of Appeals

Space is limited. There is no cost to attend.

The conference will have five Working Groups:

Group “A” The Nuts and Bolts of Plain Language and Simplification

Group “B” Plain Language and Simplification Reform in Matrimonial and Family Law

Group “C” Undergraduate Curriculum and Career Pathways in Plain Language

Group “D” Law Schools and Plain Language

Group “E” Plain Language and Simplification in New York State Laws and Judicial Opinions

Co-Sponsored By
Hofstra Law's Center for Children, Families and the Law; The Self-Represented Litigant Network; the Institute For the Advancement of the American Legal System; and Hofstra's J.D. and Master of Forensic Linguistics Joint Degree Program

Judges, Court Administrators, Attorneys, Educators, Legislators and Students are encouraged to attend!!

For more information, please contact Judge Fern Fisher at Fern.A.Fisher@hofstra.edu.

law.hofstra.edu/PlainandSimple

This conference was made possible, in part, by the Abraham J. Gross '78 Conference and Lecture Fund.

Friday, March 29, 2019

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Maurice A. Deane School of Law
Maurice A. Deane School of Law
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
USA


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Judge Fern A. Fisher

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