Tue, Oct 17, 2017
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Israel and the UN


TheNorfolk Kollel, in partnership with UJFT’s Community Relations Council and Society of Professionals, present: 

Dr. Mark Goldfeder
Special Counsel for International Affairs at the American Center for Law and Justice, Senior Lecturer at Emory Law School, and Ordained Rabbi  


Dr. Goldfeder will be discussing Israel’s relationship with the United Nations and how it relates to the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement.

Goldfeder is a Senior Fellow and Project Director at the Center for the Study of Law and Religion at Emory University and has been published in numerous articles and paper publications on Jewish Law and marriage, polygamy, and Israeli law. He is Special Counsel for International Affairs at the ACLJ, director of the Restoring Religious Freedom Project, and also editor of the Cambridge University Press Series on Law and Judaism.

Free and open to the community.
RSVP required for security purposes.

In addition to the community event:
Dr. Goldfeder will be leading a CLE course
12:00-4:00     Secular Law v. Halacha, A Comparative Approach
This is a three-credit Continuing Legal Education (CLE)* class led by Dr. Goldfeder, senior lecturer at Emory University School of Law. He is also the Spruill Family Senior Fellow at the Center for the Study of Law and Religion, Director of the Restoring Religious Freedom Project, and Editor of the Cambridge University Press Series on Law and Judaism.

Register online at www.norfolkkollel.com/cle; $150 to include the class and lunch.


6:00-7:00    Legal aspects of boycotts and de-legitimization
FREE and open to all members of the UJFT Society of Professionals, attendees will enjoy light appetizers and cocktails while networking and socializing with Dr. Goldfeder, who will welcome and thank guests for attending.  SOP members will automatically be included in the free community event that follows.
RSVP at SOP@UJFT.org





Event Location

Reba and Sam Sandler Family Campus
5000 Corporate Woods Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462


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