2011 tenBroek Law Symposium Audio Recording

"Bridging the Gap Between the Disability Rights Movement and Other Civil Rights Movements"

Theme Keynote Address
Chai Feldblum, Commissioner, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Panel I--Lessons Learned: Translating what Worked for the Civil Rights Movements to the Disability Rights Movement
Presenter: Wade Henderson, President and CEO, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
Presenter: Shannon Price Minter, Legal Director, National Center for Lesbian Rights

2011 Keynote Address
Christopher J. Dodd, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Motion Picture Association of America

2011 Legislative Update
Andrew Imparato, Senior Counsel and Disability Policy Director, U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Panel II-- When the Messenger is the Message: How to Portray Disability to Judge and Jury
Presenter: Scott C. LaBarre, Esquire, LaBarre Law Offices P.C.
Presenter: Larry Paradis, Executive Director, Disability Rights Advocates

Panel III--The Effect of Diversity in the Disability Rights Movement on Court Decisions
Presenter: Marc Maurer, President, National Federation of the Blind
Presenter: Howard Rosenblum, Chief Executive Officer, National Association of the Deaf

Panel IV--Disability Rights as Constitutional Rights
Presenter: Ruth Colker, Distinguished University Professor and Heck Faust Memorial Chair in Constitutional Law, Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
Presenter: Robert Dinerstein, Professor of Law, American University Washington College of Law

Panel V--Disability Rights in the Obama Administration
Presenter: Russlynn Ali, Assistant Secretary, Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights
Presenter: Kathleen Martinez, Assistant Secretary, Department of Labor, Office of Disability Employment Policy