The COVID-19 pandemic has set off a disturbing wave of prejudice against Asian Americans, with data from the Stop AAPI Hate reporting center showing a dramatic increase in anti-Asian hate crimes. In this webinar, our panelists will discuss the history of anti-Asian bias in the United States to provide context for understanding the current situation, combating xenophobia, and preventing harm against members of the Asian American community.

Speakers: John M. Iino

Event Type: Webinar, CLE / CPD, Diversity & Inclusion

Start Date/Time:
20 May 2020, 12:00 PM PDT
End Date/Time:
20 May 2020, 1:00 PM PDT

The COVID-19 pandemic has set off a disturbing wave of prejudice against Asian Americans, with data from the Stop AAPI Hate reporting center showing a dramatic increase in anti-Asian hate crimes. In this webinar, our panelists will discuss the history of anti-Asian bias in the United States to provide context for understanding the current situation, combating xenophobia, and preventing harm against members of the Asian American community.

CLE: This program is presumptively approved for 1.0 general CLE credit in California, Connecticut, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia. Attendees who are licensed in other jurisdictions will receive a uniform certificate of attendance but Reed Smith only provides credit for the states listed. Please allow 4-6 weeks after the program to receive a certificate of attendance.