2023 Webinar: Holiday Cheers – Tips on Intentional Celebration of Diversity Holidays in Your Organization
December 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) Forum will present a complimentary webinar on December 5, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. Central Time titled, “Holiday Cheers: Tips on Intentional Celebration of Diversity Holidays in Your Organization.” CLE credit can be acquired in most states for this webinar. Please note that this webinar has been approved for 1 hour of Professional Responsibility credit in Illinois.
About the Webinar:
There is an ever-expanding understanding of the importance and value of intentional diversity and inclusion efforts and an important piece of inclusion efforts should be the recognition of important holidays and events to the increasingly diverse and multicultural nature of our respective organizations. BUT there are over 200 holidays and events that celebrate diversity and inclusion. With the breadth of worthy celebrations, how does your organization select the right ones to recognize? And once you select which holidays to recognize, how should they be celebrated? While there is no perfect method to make these decisions, join our webinar to discuss suggestions, ideas, and tips on what steps your organization can take to be intentional in the decision-making process.
LYNSEY DAVID is a partner at Lewis Wagner LLP, the ALFA International member firm in Indianapolis, IN. As a member of Lewis Wagner’s Transportation Practice Group, she devotes much of her time to representing commercial carriers and drivers during wrongful death, catastrophic injury, and property damage litigation. She often litigates in both state and federal court, and assists clients in pre-suit investigations, including 24/7 statewide emergency accident investigations.
BRIAN BEVERLY is a shareholder of Young Moore and Henderson, P.A., the ALFA International member firm in Raleigh, NC. Brian centers his practice on insurance coverage analysis and litigation, insurance bad faith and extra-contractual litigation, insurance regulatory matters including representation of the North Carolina Rate Bureau and the North Carolina Reinsurance Facility, the defense of transportation liability claims involving large commercial trucks and buses, medical negligence cases and products liability litigation. His trial experience includes construction liability and premises liability cases. Brian is certified by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission to conduct mediated settlement conferences in Superior Court cases.
JENNIFER EGBE is a partner at Huie, Fernambucq & Stewart, LLP, the ALFA International member firm in Birmingham, AL. Initially specializing in the areas of automotive product liability, personal injury, medical malpractice, employment litigation defense and general insurance defense, Jennifer has served on trial teams that have multiple defense verdicts and summary judgment phase dismissals. Jennifer’s practice has since expanded to include environmental litigation, consumer litigation, civil rights litigation, municipal litigation, heavy equipment product liability, business litigation and medical device litigation defense.
GRACE McDONELL is an associate with Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, the ALFA International member firm in Toronto, Canada. Grace maintains a broad practice in labor, employment & human rights as well as litigation and dispute resolution.
NICOLE TUNG is a partner at Halloran Sage, the ALFA International member firm in Hartford, CT. She practices in the area of civil litigation with a concentration in defense of general liability matters, including auto and premise liability for municipalities and clients in the hospitality, retail, and transportation industries, to name a few. She also represents insurance carriers in insurance coverage disputes.