Lawyers Luncheon Series

 

November 7, 2013

 

Human Trafficking in North Carolina:

 What is it and what are we doing about it?

 

Featuring Dave Dawson, Special Agent, FBI and

Amanda Hinnant, Attorney with Legal Aid of North Carolina's Battered Immigrant Project

 

Join the MCB for lunch, networking, and to learn about Human Trafficking in NC, its impact on our community, and the efforts of many organizations to combat it.

 

Did you know?

  • NC is ranked among the country's top states for human trafficking
  • The U.S. Attorney's Office, FBI, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department,  Legal Aid of NC, Legal Services of Southern Piedmont and various health and human services organizations are working together to combat human trafficking, provide services to its   victims, and prosecute those responsible.

  Your Bar invites you to join your colleagues at a regular monthly lunch meeting to eat, socialize and hear remarks from a speaker.

Date:  Thurs., Nov. 7

Location:  First Presbyterian Church (200 W. Trade Street)

Time:  12:15 - 1:15 p.m. (doors open at 12 p.m.) 

Cost:  $10/person


Luncheon Series Registration Deadline - 11/1/13

Limited space available - please contact Sara Taylor Moore at smoore@meckbar.org or 704/375-8624.

 

 

The MCB Social & Networking Committee welcomes your suggestions for speakers and programs to offer in the future. For suggestions and more information about the luncheons, e-mail Chair Meredith Jeffries at mjeffries@charlottelaw.org or Vice Chair Jason McGrath at jason@mcgrathspielberger.com or MCB Member Networking & Sponsorship Coordinator Sara Taylor Moore at smoore@meckbar.org.


Registration Cancellation / Refund Policy

Board Approved 1/24/13

 

Registration refunds are 1) 100% refundable for requests made 8 or more days before the event; 2) 75% refundable for requests made 7 to 4 days before the event (a 25% processing fee will be incurred); and 3) non-refundable for requests made 3 days or less before the event. Registrants requesting refunds 3 days or less before the event may be offered the option to transfer the registration to a substitute attendee. Payment is due -in full if no cancellation is received or if cancellation is received 3 days or less in advance of event.

 

Reservations are not guaranteed if received less than 24 hours prior to the event. Registrations at the event door will be accepted on a space available basis--additional charges may apply. For some events, food or beverage is not guaranteed for last-minute registrants.

 

A sponsorship and/or advertisement refund will only be granted in the case that the Mecklenburg County Bar does not fulfill the commitment(s) stated in the signed "Sponsorship/Advertisement Agreement".

 

Refunds on any fees paid to the Mecklenburg County Bar Lawyer Referral Service are subject to the specifications of the MCB LRS Guidelines.

 

Exceptions or requests for refunds not covered by the above registration refund policy may be considered for approval by the MCB Executive Director or his or her designee.


 

 

 
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