The American Bar Association Commission on Domestic & Sexual Violence is offering the following webinars on human trafficking and the justice system:
|Survivor Reentry Project|
Webinar Series Two: Post-Conviction Advocacy for Survivors of Human Trafficking
The following FREE webinars will be offered in this series:
1. Bringing a Vacatur Motion
This webinar will begin by detailing why post-conviction relief is critical for survivors of human trafficking. Then, this webinar will provide attorneys and non-attorneys an overview of when and how to bring a vacatur motion and the best practices for compiling motions and petitions.
2. Best Practices for Working with Survivors of Trafficking in Vacatur Cases
Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 1:30-3:00pm E.S.T.
This webinar will unpack what trauma is on various levels and how to recognize common trauma reactions in clients who survived human trafficking. The purpose of this webinar is to give participants the skills on how to best work with and support survivors of trafficking in post-conviction cases.
3. Vacatur and Immigration
Tuesday, July 17, 2018, 1:30-3:00pm E.S.T.
This webinar will go through the specific risks and the particular relief that may apply to non-citizen victims of human trafficking. In addition, this webinar will incorporate best practices for representing non-citizen survivors in post-conviction cases.
4. Use of Interpreters for Victims of Human Trafficking
Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 1:30-3:30pm E.S.T.
Participants during this webinar will be able to identify when interpretation services is necessary and how to respond properly in order to effectively communicate with victims of human trafficking. In addition, this webinar will provide participants with the steps necessary to create effective language policy at your organization.