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Representing Domestic Violence Survivors in Court 2018

Interactive Learning Center  Interactive Learning Center    

Recorded on: Apr. 16, 2018

Why You Should Participate Participants will learn how to develop and execute a strategy for handling domestic violence cases in court, including preparing clients for court, negotiating on behalf of clients, representing clients in court, and helping clients understand what court decisions mean and how to move forward. This massive open online course (MOOC) is free to anyone who wants to learn more about how to meet the unique challenges posed ...

Working with Survivors of Domestic Violence 2018

Interactive Learning Center  Interactive Learning Center    

Recorded on: Mar. 19, 2018

Why You Should Participate Participants will learn how to interview and counsel domestic violence survivors in meetings with their clients. A companion course will teach participants how to develop and execute a strategy for handling domestic violence cases in court. This massive open online course (MOOC) is free to anyone who wants to learn more about how to meet the unique challenges posed by pro bono clients. The course will be held online from ...

Asylum, Special Immigrant Juveniles Status, Crime Victim, and Other Immigration Relief 2018

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Asylum, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Crime Victim, and Other Immigration Relief 2018

Released on: Feb. 16, 2018

The program will provide an overview of immigration relief that may be available to children, victims of crime and trafficking, and individuals eligible for asylum. Experienced faculty will discuss substantive and procedural issues as well as new developments in relevant case law and processes. Lecture Topics [Total RunTime: 03:13:58] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program. Opening Remarks* ...

Basic Immigration Law 2018

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Basic Immigration Law 2018

Released on: Feb. 15, 2018

The program will provide an overview of U.S. immigration law, including current developments and trends. Expert faculty will discuss the relevant governmental agencies, immigrant and nonimmigrant visa categories, inadmissibility and removability, naturalization, and issues that employers face, as well as ethical issues that can arise for the immigration practitioner.  The program will serve as an excellent introduction or refresher regarding ...

Expanding Your Practice Using Limited Scope Representation 2018

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Expanding Your Practice Using Limited Scope Representation 2018 (Free)

Released on: Feb. 1, 2018

This program will provide an introduction to the rapidly changing practice of limited scope representation (often called “unbundling”) in a family law context, including all of the fee agreements, forms and other materials you will need to practice limited scope representation competently, safely and profitably. Lecture Topics [Total time 03:09:55] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program.  ...

Representing Modest Means Homeowners in Association Disputes: Key California Statutes and Consumer Protections

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Representing Modest Means Homeowners in Association Disputes: Key California Statutes and Consumer Protections (Free)

Released on: Jan. 24, 2018

This training will introduce the new practitioner to statutes governing consumer rights in three key areas: assessment collection, transparency in association financial operations, and election statutes (used not only to elect board directors, but to set certain assessments.)  The training will also benefit practitioners, who have represented homeowners in the past, but want to deepen their understanding of the complex statutes governing associations.  ...

Puerto Rico Disaster Relief 2018: FEMA Appeals

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Puerto Rico Disaster Relief 2018: FEMA Appeals

Released on: Jan. 23, 2018

This program will be available with Spanish language closed-captioning soon. As part of PLI’s commitment to the pro bono activities of the legal community, there is no fee to view this program. In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria (which made landfall on September 20 2017, and was the most  powerful storm to hit Puerto Rico in nearly a century), Puerto Rico continues to face tremendous challenges. If you would like to assist the legal ...

Basic Negotiation Skills 2018

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Basic Negotiation Skills 2018

Released on: Jan. 17, 2018

Negotiation is part of any lawyer’s everyday life. You negotiate with colleagues, clients, and staff about an array of issues, ranging from simple project deadlines to complex contractual language. This program is designed to help you gain confidence in every negotiation you conduct. The panelists represent academicians, sole practitioners, and members of leading local law firms. Lecture Topics [Total time 00:07:00] Segments with an asterisk ...

Better Serving Older or Disabled Veterans: A Special Session on the Intersections between Veterans Benefits, Social Security, and Medicaid

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Better Serving Older or Disabled Veterans: A Special Session on the Intersections between Veterans Benefits, Social Security, and Medicaid (Free)

Released on: Dec. 25, 2017

Well over one-half of the American Veteran population is elderly or disabled and entitled to a wide-range of government benefits— from income to health care to in-home services. These benefits can help a veteran and their family stave off poverty, prolong independence, and receive the supportive services they need to thrive.  Yet, while many elder law, disability rights, and benefits practitioners are versed in Social Security and Medicaid, ...

Ethical Issues in Pro Bono Representation 2017

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethical Issues in Pro Bono Representation 2017

Released on: Dec. 21, 2017

As part of PLI’s commitment to public service and the pro bono activities of the legal community, there is no fee to attend this program. Using a lively, interactive format, this program will examine everyday issues of ethics and professional responsibility in pro bono and public interest practice. Within the context of pro bono representation, using “all-new” hypotheticals as the basis of discussion, this program will review ...

Nonprofit Organizations 2017: Governance, Form 990 Reporting, and Compensation Issues

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Nonprofit Organizations 2017: Governance, Reporting, and Compensation Issues

Released on: Dec. 20, 2017

This program will address the unique regulatory issues that impact the nonprofit sector. Expert faculty will discuss best practices, compliance issues and reporting obligations. To stay current with latest developments and to understand the complex rules governing the nonprofit sector, you will learn: Governance and conflicts of interest compliance: regulations, enforcement and standards of accountability; Compensation and excess benefit issues; Financial ...

Under Pressure: Representing Clients in Reasonable Fear and Credible Fear Interviews in the Trump Era

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Under Pressure: Representing Clients in Reasonable Fear and Credible Fear Interviews in the Trump Era

Released on: Dec. 19, 2017

Under Pressure: Representing Clients in Reasonable Fear and Credible Fear Interviews in the Trump Era Hamid Yazdan Panah, Avantika Shastri Lecture Topics [Total Time: 02:07:50] Overview of Credible and Reasonable Fear Processes & Relief for Asylum Seekers Legal landscape and overview of credible and reasonable fear interviews including: the basics of expedited removal, administrative removal, and reinstatement procedures; overview ...

Wrongful Conviction 2017: Litigating Exoneration Cases

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Wrongful Conviction 2017: Litigating Exoneration Cases

Released on: Dec. 15, 2017

The conviction of innocent individuals is among the issues getting increased attention as our nation looks more closely at our criminal justice system.  While there are a number of ways individuals can be wrongly convicted, successfully reversing a conviction is incredibly difficult. This is an area where competent legal representation can make a big difference and where there are myriad opportunities for lawyers interested in providing pro bono ...

Providing Legal Assistance in the Aftermath of the NorCal Wildfires

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

Released on: Dec. 5, 2017

In the aftermath of the October NorCal wildfires, survivors face a wide variety of legal problems and barriers to recovery. This training will enable attorneys to help serve as “legal first responders,” participating in a regionally coordinated disaster legal services pro bono effort sponsored by the Bay Area Resilience Collaborative (Alameda County Bar Association and the Volunteer Legal Services Corporation; Bar Association of San Francisco, ...

Prison Law 2017

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Prison Law 2017

Released on: Nov. 21, 2017

In an area where advocates face increasingly challenging legal issues whether they represent incarcerated people from a public interest practice, private practice or as a policy advocate, and where government lawyers also grapple with complex concerns, PLI’s Prison Law program offers a unique focus on evolving prison law issues.      Lecture Topics [Total time 00:07:00] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available ...

Advocating for Veterans: The Basics on VA Benefits, Discharge Upgrades and Veteran Cultural Competency 2017

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Advocating for Veterans: The Basics on VA Benefits, Discharge Upgrades and Veteran Cultural Competency 2017 (Free)

Released on: Nov. 20, 2017

There are over 21 million veterans in the U.S.; many of them are not aware of the benefits to which they are entitled. Medical and financial assistance are available to those who have served in the military, but many veterans most in need are not receiving VA benefits. Navigating the VA claims system and applying for discharge upgrades before the Department of Defense are difficult and complex processes. Attorneys play an essential role in removing ...

34th Annual Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: 34th Annual Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation

Released on: Nov. 9, 2017

The law of Section 1983 is multi-faceted and continues to develop.  There are myriad significant and difficult issues, many of which generate conflicts in the circuit court. To be an effective Section 1983 litigator it is necessary to stay abreast of the latest decisions.  In PLI’s 34th Annual Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation program, a highly experienced and accomplished faculty will analyze recent Section 1983 trends and developments. ...

California Family Law for Low-Income Litigants: Child Custody, Visitation and Motions Practice

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: California Family Law for Low-Income Litigants: Child Custody, Visitation and Motions Practice (Free)

Released on: Nov. 6, 2017

An estimated 80% of family law litigants are self-represented, and the statistic is higher for survivors of domestic violence.  Low-income litigants are in great need of your pro bono help.  View this free PLI program and volunteer with your local legal services agency to represent low-income family law litigants in need.  With a limited time commitment, you can help obtain essential legal protections needed for low-income families. ...

Introduction to Pro Bono

Interactive Learning Center  Interactive Learning Center    

Recorded on: Nov. 6, 2017

Why You Should Attend This online program uses an interactive, graphic format to engage you as you learn about fundamental considerations and strategies for providing effective pro bono representation. What You Will Learn  How to prepare for a pro bono assignment and work with a pro bono client Who to turn to when challenges occur or questions arise What to consider when communicating with pro bono clients How to handle ...

Securities Law and Practice 2017: How the SEC Works

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Securities Law and Practice 2017: How the SEC Works

Released on: Nov. 3, 2017

Securities lawyers need to have a firm grasp of not only the federal securities laws, but also how the SEC works to administer these laws. In this program, you will be given an introduction to the federal securities laws as well as the operating divisions at the SEC that administer the laws. You will be provided with what you need to know about how the SEC administers the securities laws — and the other agencies that the SEC interacts with on ...

Puerto Rico Disaster Relief

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Puerto Rico Disaster Relief

Released on: Nov. 3, 2017

To view this program with Spanish language closed-captioning, click the "CC" button at the bottom of the screen once the program has launched.  Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, becoming the most powerful storm to hit Puerto Rico in nearly a century. Puerto Rico now faces tremendous challenges. If you would like to assist the legal community with legal support in its relief efforts, this ...

Limited Scope Representation 2017: Ethical & Practical Challenges

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Limited Scope Representation 2017: Ethical & Practical Challenges

Released on: Nov. 3, 2017

To respond to the access to justice crisis facing the legal system, the civil legal services community and the judiciary have partnered in the expansion of services based on limited scope representation. As a community, we have extensive experience now with limited scope representation models.  Various models with many technology assisted interventions are being developed and information tables, drop-in legal clinics, websites and help lines ...

Electronic Evidence in the New York State Courts 2017

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Electronic Evidence in the New York State Courts 2017: Representing the Legal Services Client

Released on: Oct. 27, 2017

Electronic evidence plays an increasingly important role in clients' cases in legal services work. Understanding the current case law and ethical rules governing the use of that electronic evidence is essential for attorneys. This training will explore the many technologies utilized by legal services clients, the New York ethical rules governing attorneys who are interacting with that electronic evidence, and the ways in which attorneys can realistically ...

The Art & Science of Interviewing Pro Bono Clients 2017

Interactive Learning Center  Interactive Learning Center    

Recorded on: Oct. 23, 2017

  Brandon Hall 2016 - Gold Award for "Best Use of Video for Learning Credit is issued upon full completion of the program. Partial credit is not available.     Why you should participate Asking the right questions in the right way can start your attorney-client relationship off on the right note and prevent unnecessary frustration. This skill is especially important when working with pro bono clients who have had limited experience ...

Consumer Bankruptcy Cases 2017

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Consumer Bankruptcy Cases 2017

Released on: Oct. 17, 2017

Please note: this program only offers ethics credits in certain jurisdictions. Please check the credit information box to the right for the credits approved in your jurisdiction. Consumer bankruptcy lawyers are the solution for millions of individuals facing financial difficulties. This program will provide legal and practical information for both experienced consumer bankruptcy lawyers and lawyers who do not regularly practice in this field, ...


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