How to Appeal a Domestic Violence Restraining Order Tips and Tricks

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.
Date training recorded: Jan 23, 2020
Trainer(s): Amy Poyer, Sarah Reisman
Sponsoring Organization(s): California Women’s Law Center (CWLC), Los Angeles Center for Law & Justice (LACLJ)


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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.

Presenters:

Amy Poyer, Senior Staff Attorney at CWLC

Sarah Reisman, Supervising Attorney at LACLJ

 

MCLE: 0.5 hours general

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This webinar is intended to provide legal information, not legal advice, for the purposes of training only practicing attorneys. The legal information in this webinar is not intended to be a substitute for seeking personalized legal advice from an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. Further, we do not intend to create an attorney-client relationship with any listener.



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MCLE: 0.5 hours
Last revised: Jan 15, 2021 12:41 pm