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The Global Fight Against Human Trafficking
Date: 05/30/2013
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: YLS International Corporate & Trade Law
Experience Level: Basic to Intermediate
MCLE Credit: As of 05/29/2015, this program is no longer eligible for MCLE Credit.
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The global epidemic of human trafficking is all too prevalent around the world including within our own borders. This seminar will educate participants on the comprehensive response that is currently underway including practical remedies that consider the international dimension of this devastating, increasingly organized epidemic.

  • An overview of human trafficking on a global scale and the body of laws created to address trafficking
  • A comparative analysis of U.S. and international anti-trafficking laws, and the U.S. response to such international laws
  • Federal prosecution of crimes related to trafficking and a comparative analysis of enforcement and prosecution in foreign jurisdictions
  • Immigration and related issues specific to children that have been trafficked into the U.S. Description continued below.

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