FREE NON-CLE WEBINAR

Corporate America’s Responsibility and Response to Civil Discord

Oct 28, 2020

1:00 PM EDT

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Corporations have gotten involved in social change, especially during the pandemic and in response to recent events. Join as we discuss their impact.

Corporations have gotten involved in social change, especially during the pandemic and in response to recent events. Join as we discuss their impact.

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About the Program

Our nation is undergoing significant social changes in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic.  Given recent events, how and why are corporations getting involved in social change? How are they approaching social responsibility and making efforts to contribute to social justice initiatives? 

Join us as representatives from NASCAR, Wells Fargo, Netflix, and Walmart discuss:

  • What corporate responsibility is and why it is important.
  • Programs developed in response to social disparities.
  • How the programs were developed and their impact.

Speakers

  • Brandon Thompson, VP of Diversity and Inclusion at NASCAR
  • Nicholas Austin, Senior Counsel and VP at Wells Fargo
  • Cristina Hernandez, Director of Inclusion at Netflix
  • Russell Shaffer, Director of Brand Strategy, Communications, Outreach and Benchmarking in the Office of Global Culture, Diversity & Inclusion at Walmart

Moderator

  • Tommy D. Preston, Director, National Strategy & Engagement at The Boeing Company and a Past chair of the ABA Young Lawyers Division

Sponsor

  • YLD Diversity and Inclusion Team
  • YLD Business Law Committee