MCLE Hours: 0.5 hours

How to Appeal a Domestic Violence Restraining Order Tips and Tricks

Training
How to Appeal a Domestic Violence Restraining Order Tips and Tricks Training recorded: Jan 23, 2020
This informational webinar will explore the specific issues related to appeals of domestic violence restraining order decisions in California courts. We will address some of the most common issues related to preserving an appeal and briefly review the procedures for appealing, including tips for maximizing the likelihood of a successful appeal.

Using Title IX As a Legal Tool to Address Campus Sexual Assault: A Brief Primer

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Using Title IX As a Legal Tool to Address Campus Sexual Assault: A Brief Primer Training recorded: Jan 7, 2020
This training will cover Title IX as it relates to campus sexual assault. It will provide context and background on the prevalence and impact of campus sexual assault, the evolving role of Title IX on this issue, the Trump administration's changes to Title IX and the current status of these proposed regulations, other federal and state laws that protect students from sexual assault, and California's efforts to codify the 2011 and 2014 Obama administration guidance.

Trauma Informed Lawyering

Training
Trauma Informed Lawyering Training recorded: Oct 16, 2019
For attorneys working with these populations, a trauma informed approach allows for more competent representation, improved legal outcomes, increased client engagement and be an empowering experience for clients. This session will discuss why and how to integrate trauma informed practices into your representation and use a hypothetical case to have participants practice applying trauma-informed skills at the time of intake.

Developing a Medical-Legal Partnership in a Violence Prevention Program

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Developing a Medical-Legal Partnership in a Violence Prevention Program Training recorded: Sep 18, 2019
The Wraparound Project (WAP) is a hospital-based violence intervention program housed in the San Francisco General hospital WAP navigates victims of violent injury through critical resources to address the root causes of violence. This session will: 1) delve into the impact of legal challenges on high-risk youth; 2) Outline WAP's efforts to develop a medical-legal partnership to cater to the unique legal needs of its client population; 3) Discuss barriers to the development of a medical-legal partnership; and 4) highlight/solicit innovative methods to overcome these issues.