Join the MSBA for the 2021 Legal Summit Series: Human Rights Litigation; Representing Victim of Torture and Terror Against Foreign Sovereign Actors on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 1 p.m.!
This program will discuss the application of Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act and Torture Victim Protection Act of 1991 for bringing justice to victims of torture and terrorism in United States. Review practical lessons from litigating cases against sovereign states in Courts, alternative laws when the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) and Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000 (TVPA) do not support the facts of the case and the mechanism of collection of judgments under FSIA.
Presented by Ali Herischi, Esq. of Herischi & Associates LLC.
One hour of CLE credit will be offered to the surrounding MCLE states. This program is also approved for 1.0 general credits by the National Federation of Paralegal Associations Inc. (NFPA) If you miss the livestream, it will be available on the MSBA CLE catalog.