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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Professor Kay Kindred to Attend Uniform Law Commission Meeting

Kay Kindred is a Ralph Denton Professor of Law at the William S. Boyd School of Law.

On Nov. 20-23, she will travel to Washington, D.C. to participate in a Uniform Law Commission meeting. Professor Kindred is a commissioner with the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws, also known as the Uniform Law Commission, representing Nevada. In this capacity, she serves as a member of the drafting committee responsible for developing a uniform law governing the recognition and enforcement of Canadian domestic violence orders within the states and territories of the United States.

Professor Kindred has participated in the drafting of three prior uniform acts in her capacity as commissioner.

Professor Kindred has published extensively in the areas of family law, children’s rights, and education law.