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Miller Canfield Discusses the Aftermath of the Affirmative Action December in Michigan (University Center)

December 8, 2006

Please join Miller Canfield labor and employment attorneys, Peter Jensen and Michelle Crockett, on Monday, December 18, when they address legal obligations and compliance requirements for Michigan entities that may be impacted by the passage of Proposal 2. The briefing “The Aftermath of the Affirmative Action Decision in Michigan” will be held at Delta College (1961 Delta Rd., University Center, MI) in the G-160 Lecture Theater from 9:00-11:00 a.m. It is complimentary with advance reservations.

This newly enacted constitutional amendment prohibits public institutions from using affirmative action programs that give "preferential treatment" to groups or individuals based on their race, gender, color, ethnicity or national origin for public employment, education or contracting purposes. Public institutions that will be affected by this amendment include state and local entities involved in education, public employment and contracting.

Please register with Virginia Herrick at or 313/496-7548. Space is limited.

The 350-attorney law firm of Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C. was established in Detroit in 1852 and has offices in Ann Arbor, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Howell, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Monroe, Saginaw, and Troy, Michigan. Other offices are located in New York City, Naples and Pensacola, Florida, Windsor, Ontario, and in Gdynia, Warsaw, and Wroclaw, Poland.