Narrow Your Results
Narrow Your Results

Content

Programs & Webcasts

On-Demand

Publications

Faculty/Authors

News/Blogs

CLE and Other Credit Types

CLE  

Search Programs

CLE Jurisdictions

CPD  

CFE-CPE (Fraud)  

HRCI Recertification  

Search for programs by jurisdiction or CLE credit type:

 
 
  Not all credit types are available in all jurisdictions. If you choose multiple states and multiple credit types, you may end up with 0 results.  
 



 

   
      

Search for Programs with CPD Credits in:


   

   

Showing 1 - 25 of 63 Results

List View Table View

Representing Unaccompanied Children in California – Best Practices & Key Avenues for Relief from Deportation: Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and Asylum

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Representing Unaccompanied Children in California – Best Practices & Key Avenues for Relief from Deportation: Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and Asylum

Released on: Dec. 17, 2014

Note: Credit for this program has expired in various states. If seeking credit for this course, please verify the credit status in your jurisdiction before commencing. Unaccompanied immigrant children (UACs) from Central America have been coming to California in increasing numbers for the past few years.  These children are placed in removal proceedings, and without access to government appointed counsel, they have difficulties navigating ...

Diversity & Inclusion in Law Practice 2016 -- How Biased Are You? A Discussion on Unconscious Bias -- What It Is and How To Address It

Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Diversity & Inclusion in Law Practice 2016

Recorded on: Feb. 22, 2016

Taken from the Web Program Diversity & Inclusion in Law Practice 2016 recorded February, 2016 in New York. How Biased Are You? A Discussion on Unconscious Bias -- What It Is and How To Address It [01:03:13] The difference between bias and discrimination The impact of unconscious bias in today's law offices and corporate and governmental legal departments  Practical tools, strategies and solutions to confront unconscious ...

Public Interest Boot Camp

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Public Interest Boot Camp

Released on: Jun. 16, 2016

Public interest law students working with low and moderate income communities often lack the experience to address the issues that many clients face when seeking legal services.  The Public Interest Boot Camp is a free program designed to prepare law students holding summer internships with public interest law organizations, government agencies, and other legal nonprofits to better serve these clients.  All students and public interest ...

California Special Education Law 2016

Handbook  Course Handbook

Course Handbook from the program California Special Education Law, held October, 2016.

How to Become a Culturally Competent Attorney

Audio Only On-Demand Web  On-Demand One-Hour Briefing    

From the program: How to Become a Culturally Competent Attorney

Released on: Nov. 7, 2016

Taken from the briefing How to Become a Culturally Competent Attorney recorded October, 2016 in New York. You know that you have an ethical obligation to be competent in the law when you take on a client. But what is this cultural competence you’ve heard referred to? Why is it important (if it is), and how do you gain this competence? Is it something that just relates to pro bono cases, or is it important in your work with paying clients? ...

How to Become a Culturally Competent Attorney

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Nov. 7, 2016

AMY TAUB: It is now my pleasure to turn this briefing over to Tiela Chalmers. TIELA CHALMERS: Hello everybody. It's really a pleasure to be with you here today to talk about this important topic on National Celebrate Pro Bono Week. We're going to talk today about what is cultural competence and why it's important. And of course, we'll cover how then you can become it, since I'll persuade you, I'm sure, that it is very important. As Amy mentioned, ...

Advocating for Veterans: The Basics on VA Benefits, Discharge Upgrades and Veteran Cultural Competency 2016

Handbook  Course Handbook

Course Handbook from the program Advocating for Veterans: The Basics on VA Benefits, Discharge Upgrades and Veteran Cultural Competency 2016, held November, 2016.

Representing Transgender Clients: Practical Skills and Cultural Competency

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Representing Transgender Clients: Practical Skills and Cultural Competency

Released on: Nov. 18, 2016

Attendees of this program will be trained on how to represent transgender and gender nonconforming people in the many legal disputes that frequently impact this community. Experienced attorneys will give attendees the practical skills to enable them to competently represent transgender clients in areas such as employment, health care, identity documents and detention. You will learn Transgender and gender nonconforming 101 definitions and ...

New ABA Model Rule of Professional Conduct against Harassment and Discrimination: Understanding the Rule in Detail

Audio Only On-Demand Web  On-Demand One-Hour Briefing    

From the program: New ABA Model Rule of Professional Conduct against Harassment and Discrimination: Understanding the Rule in Detail

Released on: Dec. 12, 2016

Taken from the briefing New ABA Model Rule of Professional Conduct against Harassment and Discrimination:  Understanding the Rule in Detail recorded December, 2016 in New York. After many years of discussion, the ABA recently amended the Model Rules of Professional Conduct to add 8.4(g), a provision that is termed the anti-harassment and anti-discrimination provision. Twenty five states have a version of the anti-discrimination ...

New ABA Model Rule of Professional Conduct against Harassment and Discrimination: Understanding the Rule in Detail

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Dec. 12, 2016

AMY TAUB: Hello, my name is Amy Taub, and I am a Program Attorney with PLI, a nonprofit learning organization dedicated to keeping attorneys and other professionals at the forefront of knowledge and expertise. I would like to welcome you to today's briefing, New ABA Model Rule of Professional Conduct Against Harassment and Discrimination. Understanding the Rule in Detail. Before we begin, I have some administrative announcements. This briefing will ...

PLI's California MCLE Marathon 2016: Current Developments in LegalEthics - Competence Issues - Elimination of Bias

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: PLI's California MCLE Marathon 2016: Current Developments in Legal Ethics - Competence Issues - Elimination of Bias

Released on: Dec. 14, 2016

Satisfy all of California’s MCLE special requirements in this fast-paced and up-to-the-minute program.  If your last name begins with a letter from N through Z (Group 3), your MCLE compliance deadline of February 1, 2017 is fast approaching. The MCLE Marathon, taught by a faculty of outstanding California lawyers and other professionals who are recognized leaders in their field, will conveniently provide all of the California required-subjects ...

Representing Unaccompanied Children in California – Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T Visas, and Confidentiality

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Representing Unaccompanied Children in California – Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T Visas, and Confidentiality

Released on: Dec. 31, 2016

Unaccompanied immigrant children from Central America have continued to come to California in large numbers over the past few years.  Some of these children have experienced trafficking on their journey to the United States or upon their arrival in California, and others have been abused, neglected, or abandoned by their parents. Many of these children are placed in adversarial removal proceedings. But whether in removal proceedings or not, they ...

Women Lawyers in Leadership 2017

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Women Lawyers in Leadership 2017

Released on: Jan. 27, 2017

Although the glass ceiling has cracks, there are still obstacles to its complete shatter. More women are needed in leadership positions in litigation and in the boardroom. Despite equal numbers of women entering the legal profession, female attorneys still lag in equity partnerships and leadership positions.  The institutional hurdles against women in the legal profession are common and unique among female attorneys. In our informative conversation, ...

Diversity & Inclusion in Law Practice 2017

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Diversity & Inclusion in Law Practice 2017

Released on: Feb. 13, 2017

The challenges of creating an inclusive law office environment remain great. In this year’s Diversity & Inclusion in Law Practice program, a renowned faculty of attorneys and diversity professionals will discuss significant legal developments that impact diversity, measuring diversity initiatives for accountability, and best practices for achieving a diverse law office workplace. You will learn: Recent legal developments that impact ...

Advocacy for Low-Income Children with Disabilities in California 2017

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Advocacy for Low-Income Children with Disabilities in California 2017 (Free)

Released on: Apr. 20, 2017

In this program you can receive the basic information you need to identify and represent low-income children in California with education, health care, and public benefits issues.  Learn the basic substantive law regarding special education, discipline for students with disabilities, advocacy for foster youth, foster care benefits, CalWORKs, and SSI, so you can take a pro bono case to assist a low-income child in California.  You ...

Issue Spotting: Essential Information to Gather When Working with a Potential Client

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Apr. 17, 2017

JILL ROWLAND: All right. So let's go on ahead and advanced to our first slide. LAUREN GIARDINA: Oh sorry. Is this me? OK. OK. So we were-- we want to talk about special education eligibility, generally, as we start. So I'm just going to, kind of, read through this. Nationwide, about 10% of youth have disabilities and are in need of special education services, but that number actually goes up when you start talking about youth in various systems. ...

Advocacy for Court Involved Youth with Disabilities

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Apr. 17, 2017

BRIAN BLALOCK: OK, so we're going to get started with our last session of the day. Those of you who have been here all day, congratulations I give you. It's pretty amazing to me. So we're going to-- so you know, you did education this morning, and then this afternoon we've had a brief foray into Medicaid and the world of pregnant and parenting teens, and community-based mental health services, and then we go into kind of the side track of Social Security ...

Medicaid Advocacy with a Focus on Youth with Mental Health and Pregnancy/Parenting Needs

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Apr. 17, 2017

CHRISTINA THOMPSON: Welcome back, everyone. Thank you, both here in the room, and on the web, for joining us for our afternoon sessions. And before we get into the substantive content, I just quickly wanted to introduce our chair for the afternoon, Brian Blalock. Brian is a law and policy coordinator at T Works, which is the policy division of Tipping Point Community. He currently looks at systemic funding issues that create barriers to entitled ...

Special Education Advocacy

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Apr. 17, 2017

JILL ROWLAND: All right, so we are going to go ahead and continue with our second hour. In our second hour, we're going to kind of get deep into the world of special education. And Danielle is going to lead us through this. DANIELLE TENNER: All right, thanks, Jill. So as Jill just mentioned, we're going to talk a little bit now about sort of the nuts and bolts, the 1-0-1 one of some special education law. We're not going to by any means be able to ...

Special Education Advocacy (Continued) and Education Rights of Foster Youth

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Apr. 17, 2017

JILL ROWLAND: Children in low income with disabilities. I'm going to turn it back over to Lauren. LAUREN GIARDINA: OK, so we're going to start with talking about compliance complaints. Just quickly we've talked about various complaints that you can file. We wanted to just hit on the compliance complaints quickly because they are one of the easier complaints to file in California. DANIELLE TENNER: I think we should go to the next slide. LAUREN GIARDINA: ...

SSI Advocacy for Youth and Transition Aged Adults

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Apr. 17, 2017

BRIAN BLALOCK: So, we're going to move over to-- is this being done? Yes, it is. We're going to be moving over to the exciting world of Supplemental Security Income and SSI. And my expert that I'm calling in now is Dafna Gozani, who is a staff attorney at Bay Area Legal Aid and the Youth Justice Project, where she provides holistic civil legal services for youth ages 12 to 25 in the areas of public benefits, education, housing, lots and lots of other ...

Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2017

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2017 (Free)

Released on: May. 3, 2017

You should view this training if you would like to provide pro bono services to immigrant clients in the areas of housing, immigration, or domestic violence or you would like to improve your representation of immigrant clients generally.  Many immigrant clients require assistance with a constellation of related yet distinct issues.  This program attempts to address these particular areas of overlap.  Experienced practitioners in the ...

Family Law and Immigration (TRO, Custody, Divorce)

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: May. 2, 2017

LINDA TAM: All right, so right now we have a presentation on family law and immigration. So this session will address common family law issues that arise when immigrants are dealing with domestic violence such as restraining orders, custody, and divorce matters. We have Trina Chatterjee and Nicole Ford. Trina Chatterjee is a partner at MVTC family law, a private practice law firm here in Oakland. And she works through all the counties here locally ...

Domestic Violence and Housing

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: May. 2, 2017

LINDA TAM: It's on domestic violence and housing with Brenda Star Adams and Karlo Ng. So Brenda Star Adams, you were introduced to her earlier this morning. She does family law for domestic violence survivors and has a background in housing. So those kind of intersect in her areas of specialty. And Karlo is an attorney at the National Housing Law Project where she focuses on housing issues impacting survivors of domestic and sexual violence for housing ...

Getting Legal Status Based on Domestic Violence

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: May. 2, 2017

BRENDA STAR ADAMS: One, if you can take your seats here. We're about start our last, but certainly not least, segment of today. Thanks, everyone, for your engaged participation. It's been a really, really great day, so far. So with us today we have Eunice Lee, who is a co-legal director at the Center for Gender & Refugee Studies. Previously, she worked at the ACLU Immigrants Rights Project where she began as an equal justice works fellow in the New ...


  • FOLLOW PLI:
  • twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • GooglePlus
  • RSS

All Contents Copyright © 1996-2017 Practising Law Institute. Continuing Legal Education since 1933.

© 2017 PLI PRACTISING LAW INSTITUTE. All rights reserved. The PLI logo is a service mark of PLI.