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Division of Human Rights (ID: 106069) for Spring 2018

Agency/Facility

Division of Human Rights

One Fordham Plaza, 4th Floor
Bronx , NY 10458

Division/Unit: Disability Rights

 

Web Site: http://dhr.ny.gov(New Window)

 

Proposal Information

Description:

Work with the Director of Disability Rights on cases of discrimination based upon disability under the New York State Human Rights Law (NYSHRL). Interns assist the Director with disability discrimination cases in the employment, housing and public accommodations context. Review and analyze disability discrimination complaints to identify patterns or practice of discrimination against persons with disabilities under the NYSHRL. Assist the Director with education and outreach for covered entities and the general public to promote compliance with the NYSHRL.

 

Skills:

Review & ananlyze

outreach

 

Internship Areas: Criminal Justice/Corrections, Investigations, Legal Specialties

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 20 - 30

Location: Bronx

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing 1st Year Law Student

Minimum Standing: 1st Year Law Student

Degree Concentrations: Legal Studies