Protecting Minors: Human Trafficking, Child Exploitation & the Law

Course Demo. No credit provided in demo mode.

Credit Hours:
CA - General: 1.0 Credits
AK - Voluntary: 1.0 Credits
CO - General: 1.2 Credits
WV - General: 1.2 Credits

Running Time: 1 Hours, 0 Minutes
Faculty: Deborah Gonzalez -

Course Description

This session explores the current landscape ? legal and social - of the issues surrounding child exploitation and domestic minor sex trafficking (DMST). Providing an overview for attorneys to become aware of the concerns, resources and legal recourses to help assist their clients and their community in finding resolutions to this important subject. Topics include: Federal Trafficking Victims Protection Act and its reauthorizations; state laws and Polaris state ratings regarding legislation to combat DMST; review of various surveys and research regarding DMST, the business and the victims; tips as to what lawyers can do and how they can help; and resources to assist.