FAQs

1. What is being done in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

In light of the health concerns surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and in order to keep our conference participants, speakers and staff safe, we are transitioning to a fully virtual event for this year. Please direct any questions to events@aldf.org.

2. Does the conference have an anti-harassment policy?

Yes, the conference does have an anti-harassment policy which we expect everyone participating, presenting at or associated with the conference to adhere to. To view the policy, click here.

3. Does the conference have a sustainability policy?

Yes, the conference does have a sustainability policy. To view the policy click here.

4. Will CLE credits be offered?

Yes, attorneys participating in the virtual conference will be eligible to receive continuing legal education (CLE) credits, pending approval from the Oregon State Bar Association. Credits will be included with registration. For additional details, visit this page.

5. Will the conference content be appropriate for all audiences?

Conference presenters are asked to include an audience warning before showing graphic content in their presentations. Given the nature of the subject matter, however, it’s reasonable to assume that some presentations will contain content which may be upsetting, e.g. photo or video evidence that depicts animal cruelty. Attendees may choose to look away during these moments, if they would prefer not to see this type of content. Younger attendees may register at the discretion of their parent or guardian.

6. Where do I find the written materials for CLE participants?

Materials submitted by the speakers are posted on the conference website at this link a few weeks prior to the conference. PowerPoint presentations will also be posted on this page after the event, pending approval by individual presenters.

7. Will the conference be recorded?

The panels and keynote presentation will be video-recorded and posted to the Animal Law Conference YouTube channel a few weeks after the event concludes. You can subscribe to the YouTube channel in advance to be notified whenever new videos are posted.

8. Will there be conference merchandise for sale?

We are offering conference t-shirts and sweatshirts via pre-sale at this link.

9. How can I sponsor the Animal Law Conference?

Sponsorship information is available on our website at this link.