Jordana Rostant Nunes, M.B.A.
Black Law Student Association | President
Shepard Broad College of Law
Nova Southeastern University

Arturo Hodgson
Associate Director of Admissions | BLSA Staff Advisor
Shepard Broad College of Law

Streaming Media

Document Type

Panel Discussion

Publication Date

Fall 11-6-2020


The Black Law Students Association welcomes you to our Fall 2020 panel event, which focuses on the 2019 CROWN Act. The CROWN Act, which stands for “Creating a Respectful and Open World for Natural Hair,” is a law that prohibits race-based hair discrimination, which is the denial of employment and educational opportunities because of hair texture or protective hairstyles including braids, locs, twists or bantu knots.

This panel focuses on the legal perspective from different vantage points. Attendees will learn more about the Act, how it was handled, and the current political climate surrounding the Act. National CROWN Act and Dove Research Study Full details on panelists and presenters here:


For Florida Bar CLE credit certification contact with the Date and Title of the event.