Animal Law 102: Where the Wild (and Domesticated) Things Are
Date and Time: Tuesday, February 21, 2023, 12:00pm to 1:00pm
This livestream webinar will be available through your HSBA CLE Classroom for HSBA Members (TO VERIFY YOUR SYSTEM COMPATIBILITY CLICK HERE)
If you are a Non-HSBA member or Law Student HSBA Bar Card Member, you will receive instructions on how to the livestream webinar..
Credit: This seminar qualifies for 1 CLE Credit.
$50 HSBA Member (LIVE WEBCAST)
$60 Non-HSBA Member (LIVE WEBCAST)*
Law Student HSBA Bar Card Member Free (LIVE WEBCAST)**
Cost includes the LIVE webcast ONLY which will run from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm HST.
Same day registrants are welcome, but please register at least one hour before the webcast.
Cancellation/Refunds: Cancellation requests must be received by Tuesday, February 14, 2023 for a full refund. There will be no refunds if you miss the live webcast.
Please check your system requirements early to avoid missing the program. Availability of HSBA Staff assistance will be limited on the day of the program.
A continuation of Animal Law 101, charting a course through new legal waters to the juridical islands where the wild (and domesticated) things are. Such areas as humane slaughter, veg*n discrimination, pet trusts, nuisance abatement, unfair business practice, product liability, wildlife law, and more, will be touched upon.
Mr. Karp, Animal Law Offices, PPLC
Mr. Karp is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent-rated and AVVO 10.0 Superb-rated "Superlawyer" in Animal Law (2020-2022) and Fellow of the American Bar Foundation who exclusively practices animal law throughout the States of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Hawaii. Having graduated from Gonzaga University with a B.A. Honors and University of Washington with a J.D. and M.S. in statistics, this is his twenty-fifth year actively practicing law. He estimates having evaluated and/or handled over 8500 animal law cases to date and has authored Understanding Animal Law, published by Carolina Academic Press, in October 2016.
Mr. Karp founded the Washington and Idaho State Bar Associations' Animal Law Sections and has also been a vice chair of the American Bar Association’s (“ABA”) Animal Law Committee since its creation in 2004.
Mr. Karp taught animal law at the University of Washington School of Law and Seattle University School of Law and has been quoted in TIME, the National Law Journal, the ABA Journal, and other periodicals, including dedicated articles on his practice. In 2012 he received the Excellence in the Advancement of Animal Law Award and, in 2019, the SEEDS Award from the International Society for Animal Rights. Mr. Karp has published fifteen legal articles and treatises on various animal law-related subjects for Thomson Reuters's legal encyclopedias. With positive results, he argued before various appellate courts on the subject of animal law, resulting in some decisions that many regard as seminal.
Mr. Karp and his wife have been vegan for twenty-one years, is active in animal rights, practices Vipassana, and lives in Bellingham with his wife and two cats.
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