# 011881Sex, Bias and Substance Abuse – Those Hard to Get MCLE CreditsCurrent issues regarding elimination of bias based on sexual orientation in the legal profession
This program is presented by experts for the Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law, and will address current issues related to the elimination of bias in the legal profession and judicial system, including (1) ways in which compensation packages by law firms and other legal employers often adversely affect employees who are in same-sex relationships, including marriages; (2) experiences and treatment of gay, lesbian, and bisexual persons as jurors and court users; and (3) recent developments in the litigation in the federal litigation challenging Proposition 8 (Perry v. Brown).
The Alcoholic/Addicted Attorney: Intervention, Evaluation, Treatment, Monitoring
This program is presented by the professionals at the well-known Promises Treatment Center, and will address intervention, education and treatment of addicted lawyers. The professionals at Promises Treatment Center have many years of experience treating professionals with addiction issues.