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Religious Discrimination

Department of Fair Employment and Housing

Thursday, July 11, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM (PDT)

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A one hour course on Religious Discrimination 

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David Cullen joined the DFEH in 2010 as Staff Counsel. David has litigated four trials in front of the Fair Employment and Housing Commission before it was abolished by SB 1038 last January. In addition to being trial counsel for the DFEH, he also acts as the Department’s Ethics Officer.

David began his legal career as a Deputy District Attorney in Stockton, California, prosecuting criminal trials for two years before joining the DFEH.

David is a business administration Bachelors of Science graduate from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. He obtained his Juris Doctor from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 2007.

Prior to law school, David worked in the private sector at an internet start-up company in London England, as a Client Relationship Executive.

One of David’s more notable recent accomplishments with the DFEH was a post-trial disability discrimination settlement for $425,000.


Harsimran (Simran) Kaur joined the Sikh Coalition as a Staff Attorney in February of 2007 and moved into the Legal Director position in 2008. As Legal Director, Simran is responsible for all of the Coalition's legal cases, and litigates a docket of high impact cases that seeks to safeguard the civil rights of Sikhs and other minorities. Simran is recognized as a national expert on the rights of Sikhs in the workplace, and has been asked to speak on the subject by the American Bar Association, among other organizations.

Simran has been an active volunteer for the Sikh Coalition since its founding. She previously worked with the Coalition in an "of counsel" capacity, assisting with lobbying efforts and acting as a liaison to federal agencies. Before joining the Coalition, Simran was an associate at Wiggins, Childs, Quinn & Pantazis, LLC, a litigation boutique firm specializing in federal civil rights matters and race-based employment discrimination in Washington, DC. During her tenure, she litigated individual, multi-plaintiff, and complex class action cases. Simran also held a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Alfred Nance of the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, where she worked on a variety of civil and felony criminal matters.

Prior to her legal career, Simran did anti-poverty work in Philadelphia, PA. She obtained her Juris Doctor from the George Washington University Law School and Bachelor of Arts in History from Haverford College.



Participants Will Receive

Certificate of Participation

One hour MCLE credit

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Department of Fair Employment and Housing

The Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH or Department), California’s civil rights agency. The Department takes in, investigates, conciliates, mediates and prosecutes violations under the Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA), Disabled Persons Act, Unruh Civil Rights Act and Ralph Civil Rights Act. The DFEH has five California offices in Elk Grove (Headquarters), Bakersfield, Fremont, Fresno and Los Angeles.

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