Animal Law Events
Farmed Animals: Activism, Legislation, and LitigationFebruary 6, 2021 10:00 AM to February 6, 2021 1:00 PM
CT – Central Time
Free CLE online legal symposium looks at current issues in farmed animal law, the environment, and social justice. This legal webinar is presented by the DePaul University College of Law Center for Animal Law. Speakers will discuss current issues in farmed animal law, the environment, and social justice. Presentation topics include: slaughterhouse issues, factory farming, changes in farmed animal or environmental law, environmental degradation, and analysis of other current farmed animal issues that intersect with the environment and social justice. This program will be approved for up to 3 hours of CLE credit. Registration is required. An event link will be emailed to you the day before the program.
DePaul University College of Law Center for Animal Law
DePaul Animal Legal Defense Fund Student Chapter
Vandhana Balasubramanian – General Counsel, Global Food Partners
Christine Ball-Blakely – Staff Attorney, Animal Legal Defense Fund
Daina Bray – General Counsel, Mercy for Animals
Kate Brindle – Public Policy Specialist, Farm Animal Protection, Humane Society of the United States
Laura Fox – Staff Attorney, The Humane Society of the United States .
Robert Grillo – Founder, Free From Harm and Slaughter Free Cities, Slaughter Free Chicago
The court’s decision ensures Special Memories Zoo is permanently closed following Animal Legal Defense Fund lawsuitJanuary 15, 2021 Press Release
For decades, Fischbacher, with his business partner Roy Horn, ran an infamous Las Vegas show that forced white tigers and lions to perform tricks in front of large audiences.January 14, 2021 Press Release
Representatives Mike Quigley (D-IL) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) reintroduced the Big Cat Public Safety Act in the U.S. House of Representatives. The House of Representatives voted 272 to 114 to pass the same bill in December.January 11, 2021 Press Release