Responding to Bias in the Courtroom

This live presentation will discuss how to respond to biased comments from the bench, coaching self-represented litigants who may hear biased comments, and how to make complaints following bias. The presentation will discuss recognizing and responding to bias in the courtroom. This webinar will be eligible for 1 hour of Recognition and Elimination of Bias […]

Working Effectively with Clients with Challenging Behaviors

This training is designed for public interest attorneys who work with low-income clients, including clients with mental health disabilities, who may present with challenging behaviors. To provide effective representation, an advocate needs to respond to these challenges by building trust with their client, providing reasonable accommodations when necessary, and setting professional boundaries. The training will […]

Disability Rights for California Tenants and Shelter Residents

This webinar will review basic principles and the latest case law and developments regarding the disability rights of California tenants and shelter residents — including during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Additional topics will include disability rights following the end of the eviction moratorium; in emergency rental assistance programs; and in COVID-related housing (such as Project […]