January 17, 2017

12:00 - 1:30 pm (Eastern)
 
Please join us for a 90-minute, interactive teleforum addressing North Carolina’s House Bill 2: The Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act.  The forum will include two panel discussions: the first focusing on the status of the legislation and the options before the General Assembly; the second exploring ongoing and potential litigation surrounding the issue of transgender rights.
Speakers will include:

Panel 1: Legislative Options

Moderator:

  • Jay Chaudhuri, Of Counsel, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC

Panelists:      

  • Rick Glazier, Executive Director, North Carolina Justice Center and former Member of the North Carolina House of Representatives
  • Jeff Jackson, Member of the North Carolina State Senate
  • Chris Sgro, Executive Director, Equality North Carolina and former Member of the North Carolina House of Representatives   

Panel 2: Litigation Options

Moderator:    

  • Judge Martha Geer, Partner, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC

Panelists:      

  • Chris Brook, Legal Director, American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina
  • Joe Sellers, Partner and Chair of the Civil Rights & Employment Practice, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC
  • Sarah Warbelow, Legal Director, Human Rights Campaign