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LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
Join the National LGBT Bar Association annual Lavender Law® Conference & Career Fair this year virtually August 12 - 14. In addition to the live programming during those dates, there will be over 50 programs from over 250 speakers on-demand that you can pick and choose from, available August 12th through the rest of the year. The National LGBT Bar is utilizing the most sophisticated virtual environment providing an unparalleled experience that connects you to the LGBT Bar’s full program in our community, including its exhibitors and recruiters. There will be the most cutting-edge platform, as this conference opens doors for new participants who’ve never attended in-person to join and connect from the comfort of their own homes. Register now for the largest gathering of LGBTQ+ legal professionals @ https://lgbtbar.org/annual/registration/2020-online-registration/.
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
Cook County State’s Attorney Kimberly M. Foxx is pleased to announce the Eleventh Annual Pride Recognition & Virtual Awards Ceremony, which honors the accomplishments of outstanding LGBTQ+ attorneys, judges, and community leaders/groups serving in the LGBTQ+ Community. (Photos are from last year's event).

This year the Cook County State's Attorney's Office will be honoring the Honorable Sophia H. Hall, Administrative Presiding Judge Resource Section, Juvenile Justice and Child Protection Department, Circuit Court of Cook County; LaSaia Wade, Founder and Executive Director, Brave Space Alliance and Richard Pfeiffer, LGBTQ Activist (posthumously).

Additionally, the LAGBAC Foundation will be awarding a scholarship to a summer Law Clerk who will be interning at the Cook County State's Attorney's Office. LAGBAC President, Moses Suarez, will be giving remarks about the scholarship program and the recipient. LAGBAC Board Member, Matthew Jannusch, will also be giving some remarks at this celebration event.

Please join in celebrating these wonderful recipients by attending a Virtual Pride Recognition & Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, June 30th, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. Hope you can attend! Click here to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YD7aALf-Rgqfltrr6Jdh0w
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
Pride parades may be cancelled this year, but celebrating and supporting LGBTQ rights matters more than ever. Inside the push for a redesigned rainbow flag, the history of voguing explained by a ballroom icon, the best things to watch and listen to, and more.
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
In an interview with the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism, LAGBAC President, Moses Suarez, answers questions regarding recent Title VII decision in Bostock v. Clayton County, LGBTQ+ progress, and LAGBAC programming.
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
The State’s Attorney’s Office Community Justice Centers will be hosting a webinar regarding Transgender Violence Awareness, which is a part of their Community Concerns Series. This event will be this Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 5:30 pm. Please register in advance @ https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_176qtkozQk-EUvESV6lyaA.
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
LAGBAC (The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago)
Don’t forget the “LGBTQ+ Issues in the Workplace: Legal Obligations and Best Practices” presentation by Vincent M. Rizzo is TOMORROW! This presentation has been updated to include the latest U.S. Supreme Court decision!

Register today @ https://www.hinshawlaw.com/events-best-practices-for-naviagting-lgbtq-workplace-issues.html.

Hope to see you there!