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May 06, 2022

Experts to discuss supply chain issues, border control at ABA homeland security meeting

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2022 — Key decision-makers from the government and industry sectors will discuss supply chain issues and border control among other topics at the Homeland Security Law Institute on Friday, May 13. The event will be held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Homeland Security Law Institute
Sponsored by the ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice

Friday, May 13


Program highlights include:

  • “Combatting Forced Labor in our Supply Chains: The Legal Framework and Evolving Challenges” — This panel will discuss efforts to combat forced labor in the U.S. supply chain. A variety of representatives – from the federal government, industry and civil society – will share their respective viewpoints. 8:45-10:15 a.m.
  • “Current Legal Issues in Homeland Security” — A panel of senior lawyers from the Department of Homeland Security general counsel’s office will speak about various legal issues facing DHS, including trade and enforcement, border controls, DHS coordination under Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5, removing barriers to legal immigration and challenges in rulemaking and oversight. 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
  • Cybersecurity and the Intelligence Community: How They Work Together and How You Can Work with Them” —This panel will discuss how to best notify law enforcement and the intelligence community before, during and after a cybersecurity incident and/or breach. 1:15-2:45 p.m.

For a complete list of panels and speakers, please click here. There is no charge for media covering this event. To register, please contact Jennifer Kildee at [email protected].

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