This CLE is for civil litigators of all experience levels. Our panel of experts on 1983 litigation will break down the defense of Qualified Immunity within the context of the recent Supreme Court opinion in City of Escondido v. Emmons, 139 S Ct 500, (2019), and the Ninth Circuit’s views on QI since the per curiam SCOTUS opinion was released. This CLE will also address how attorneys on either side of the bar should frame their briefing and oral argument since the Emmons decision in order to successfully represent their client. Our esteemed panel of experts for the CLE include: David Landrum, Senior Assistant County Attorney, Multnomah County Attorney's Office; J. Ashlee Albies, Albies & Stark, LLC; and Juan C. Chavez, Director, Civil Rights Project, Oregon Justice Resource Center. The CLE will be moderated by Jim Rice, Senior Assistant County Attorney and Litigation Manager, Multnomah County Attorney's Office.
For more information: Contact Adrian Brown, US Attorney's Office at 503.727.1003. For registration questions, contact the MBA at 503.222.3275.
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