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In the Community – 2013

November 10-12, 2013 Mills House Hotel, Charleston, South Carolina

Emily Dudak Taylor
The World of Assisted Reproductive Technology: A Global Approach to Family Formation in the United States & Abroad

October 2013

Attorney Matthew Giesfeldt was published in the State Bar of Wisconsin Children and the Law Section Newsletter Vol. 21, Issue No. 3, October 2013.  Read the full article.

September 11-13, 2013
WJCIA Annual Training Conference – Public Child Welfare Conference
Emily Dudak Taylor
Kalahari Resort & Convention Center in Wisconsin Dells, WI

September 12, 2013 The Intersection of Children’s Immigration and Chapter 48
Emily Dudak Taylor
Children’s Immigration Law, especially Special Immigrant Juvenile Status
This presentation explored how a child’s immigration status can be helped and harmed by Chapter 48 proceedings, including a discussion of Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, a unique visa for children in the dependency system, as well as international adoption issues, including common misconceptions and harmful mistakes made in state court.

September 28, 2013
Emily Dudak Taylor
Happy Bambino LLC, 4116 Monona Drive, Madison, WI
Panel of various professionals regarding LGBT Family Formation

June 7, 2013 through June 9, 2013
The Law Center sponsorship and booth at PrideFest Milwaukee 2013

June 2013
Emily Dudak Taylor
LaSup Catholic Multicultural Center 1862 Beld Street, Madison, WI
Information regarding Special Immigrant Juvenile Status Visa

May 2013 Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton, Wisconsin
Emily Dudak Taylor
The Intersection of Children’s Immigration and Child Welfare
This presentation explored how a child’s immigration status can be helped or harmed by private and public child welfare proceedings. We discussed Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, a unique visa for children in the court system. Other topics included international adoption issues including the Hague Convention on Intercountry, the Universal Accreditation Act of 2012, and common misconceptions and harmful mistakes made in state court.

March 2013
Emily Dudak Taylor
Happy Bambino LLC 4116 Monona Drive, Madison, WI
“Journey to Parenthood” for Same-sex Parents
Panel of various professionals regarding LGBT Family Formation