Labor Law & Trafficking

Erin Albright, JD & Megan Mattimoe, JD | September 20 | 4:00-5:00 PM

Topic: Legal, Direct Service | Knowledge Level: Beginner, Intermediate | Location: TBD

While all stakeholders usually receive a basic training in the TVPA, few are familiar with or ever receive a similar training in applicable labor laws. Through a combination of presentation and case studies, this session will provide an overview of key elements and remedies of the Fair Labor Standards Act, Migrant and Seasonal Worker Protection Act (MSPA), and the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) in labor trafficking cases.

Presentation Objectives:

·  Explain the main points of the 3 designated statutes

·  Connect the role of the 3 statutes to labor trafficking example cases

·  Show how to spot abnormal and exploitative labor conditions

About the Presenters