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26 November 2000 Issue

Sponsored by the Committee on Legal Issues Pertaining to Animals

The Association of the Bar of the City of New York

Wednesday, January 31, 2001
7:00pm to 9:00pm

The Association of the Bar of the City of New York
The Great Hall
42 West 44th Street
New York, New York 10037


A panel discussion on the current treatment of farm animals in the United States, how the law regulates such treatment, recent legal changes in the European Union, whether the European model is an appropriate model for the United States, and what the future of farm animal welfare will be. Underlying issues to be discussed include animal welfare, economics, the environment, free trade, the law and consumer issues.

Moderators: Lydia Ciacci, Solomon and Solomon, P.C,
David J. Wolfson, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley and McCloy, LLP

Gene Bauston, Executive Director, Farm Sanctuary
Steve Kopperud, Senior Vice President, Police Directions, Inc.
Sarah Muirhead, Editor, Feedstuffs Magazine
Richard Reynells, National Program Leader, United States Department of Agriculture
Jack Sparks Jr., Direction of Communications, American Human Association
Peter Stevenson, Political and Legal Director, Compassion in World Farming
Dr. Paul Sundberg, Assistant Vice-President of Veterinary Issues, National Pork Producers Council

The conference is open to the public and is free of charge.
For further information, call (212)382-6600, ext. 6614
Source: [email protected]

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