Narrow Your Results

Display:

Seminars & Webcasts

On-Demand

Publications

Faculty/Authors

News/Blogs

List View Table View

Appeals and Pro Bono Representation

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Jul. 29, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Seeking Safety in America: The Nuts and Bolts of Representing Domestic Violence Victims as Respondents in International Child Abduction Cases 2015 recorded July, 2015 in San Francisco. Appeals and Pro Bono Representation [00:59:30] The first half of this session will review best practices for preserving the record for appeal, with particular focus on challenges specific to Hague Convention cases. The second part of ...

Basic Overview of California Child Custody and Visitation Law in Domestic Violence Cases

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Jun. 8, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Protecting Domestic Violence Survivors and Children in California: Pro Bono Representation in Low-Income Domestic Violence Restraining Order Cases 2015 recorded June, 2015 in San Francisco. Basic Overview of California Child Custody and Visitation Law in Domestic Violence Cases [01:00:32] Basic introduction to child custody and visitation law and domestic violence Role of Family Court Services ...

Basic Overview of Child Custody and Visitation

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Feb. 5, 2015

Taken from the Web Program California Family Law Basics: Pro Bono Representation in Low-Income Family Law Cases 2015 recorded February, 2015 in San Francisco. Basic Overview of Child Custody and Visitation [01:29:30] Child custody and visitation laws Child custody and visitation in DV cases Client–centered issues, informal agreements Stephanie E. Bilinski, Commissioner Josanna Berkow (Ret.), Sharon M. Braz ? The purchase ...

Client Counseling & Advocacy: The Role of Race, Class and Culture in the Elimination of Bias

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: May. 13, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2015 recorded May, 2015 in San Francisco. Client Counseling & Advocacy: The Role of Race, Class and Culture in the Elimination of Bias [01:05:25] The goal of this session is to explore the lawyer-client relationship with a focus on the role of race, class and culture. Through two interrelated exercises, ...

Education Advocacy

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Apr. 24, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Advocacy for Low-Income Children with Disabilities in California 2015 recorded April, 2015 in San Francisco. Education Advocacy [02:07:59] Special Education Process and Procedures Requesting and reviewing records, requesting an assessment, understanding how to read assessments and scores Initial Individualized Education Program meeting, services, appropriate goals, and placement  ...

Ethical and Practical Considerations When Working with Children

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Dec. 5, 2014

Taken from the Web Program Representing Unaccompanied Children in California – Best Practices & Key Avenues for Relief from Deportation: Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and Asylum recorded December, 2014 in San Francisco. Ethical and Practical Considerations When Working with Children [00:58:55] Working with and representing children, especially children with histories of trauma, can present distinct challenges and ethical issues ...

Ethical Considerations in Special Education Representation - Who is Your Client?

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Jun. 9, 2015

Taken from the Web Program 15th Annual School Law Institute recorded June, 2015 in New York. Ethical Considerations in Special Education Representation - Who is Your Client? [01:00:43] A discussion as to who is your client for both parent attorneys and school district attorneys Is it the parents or the child? Is it the Board of Education or the administrators hired by the Board? Can the answer to ...

Ethical Issues in Sexual Abuse Cases

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Aug. 3, 2015

Taken from the Web Program 18th Annual Children's Law Institute recorded July, 2015 in New York. Ethical Issues in Sexual Abuse Cases [00:31:18] Approaching the case from different perspectives (child welfare and juvenile justice) Representing the parent when their child is accused or when their interests differ Conflicts of interest Vicki E. Light, M.P.H., Corinne Lundstrum, Rebecca S. Rubloff The purchase price of this ...

Guardianship Process

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Jun. 22, 2015

Taken from the Web Program California Guardianship Law 2015 recorded June, 2015 in San Francisco. Guardianship Process [00:59:45] Uncontested General Guardianship: Legal Standard Temporary Guardianship: Legal Standard Notice Requirements State-Wide Judicial Council Forms Request to Waive Fees Guardianship Investigation Court Hearing Preparing for the Hearing Hearing Procedures ...

Hearing Practice: Request for Order and Domestic Violence Prevention Act Restraining Order

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Feb. 5, 2014

Taken from the Web Program California Family Law for Low-Income Litigants: Motion and Hearing Practice, Including a Discussion of Domestic Violence Restraining Orders Recorded February, 2014 in San Francisco Hearing Practice: Request for Order and Domestic Violence Prevention Act Restraining Order [00:58:55] Handling a hearing – arguments, questioning parties and witnesses Possible hearing results Preparing and obtaining ...

Modern Slavery: How Corporate Policies and Corporate Action Can Combat Human Trafficking in the United States and Outside Our Borders

MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: Jul. 16, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Modern Slavery: How Corporate Policies and Corporate Action Can Combat Human Trafficking in the United States and Outside Our Borders recorded July, 2015 in New York. Human trafficking is not just a third-world problem. It exists in the United States, where thousands of citizens and non-citizens are forced to labor for little to no wage without freedom of movement. Human trafficking is modern-day slavery that stems from ...

Featured Faculty/Authors
Clifford E. Kirsch

Clifford E. Kirsch ~ Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

Tanya E. M. Wong

Tanya E. M. Wong ~ Director of Government Benefits, Legal Services NYC - Legal Support Unit

Kenneth N. Nigon

Kenneth N. Nigon ~ RatnerPrestia