MCLE Self-Study Audio: Fighting Racism in the Courts, Using Disparate Impact Theory to Restore Equity


Discussing the Importance of Preserving Disparate Impact and Its Impact on Civil Litigation



Fighting Racism in the Courts: Using Disparate Impact Theory to Restore Equity

This was a panel at the Resilience of Racism Conference, hosted by the Equal Justice Society, held June 1-3, 2017, at the Oakland Asian Cultural Center. The conference explored mind science concepts such as implicit bias and racial anxiety in an effort to better understand and ameliorate racism in all its manifestations.

Credit: One (1.0) Elimination of Bias in the Legal Profession / Self-study

The speakers featured in this panel:

Linda S. Greene
Evjue-Bascom Professor, University of Wisconsin Law School

Mona Tawatao
Senior Litigator, Western Center on Law & Poverty

Allison Elgart
Legal Director, Equal Justice Society


The Equal Justice Society is approved by the State Bar of California as a Minimum Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) Provider.