Candid Discussions Between Bench and Bar Regarding Custody in Today's Courts
In Four Locations!
6 Hours of MCLE & Legal Specialization Credit
Friday, March 23rd
The State Bar of California
845 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017
Monday, April 9th
1515 Clay Street, Oakland, CA, 94612
Monday, April 16th
The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians
5168 Honpie Road, Placerville, CA, 95667
Monday, May 21st
212 Alexa Court, Paso Robles, CA, 93446
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Thursday, February 15, 2018, 12 noon - 1 p.m.
This program offers 1 hour participatory MCLE credit and 1 hour legal specialization credit in Family Law. You must register in advance to participate.
A discussion of Marriage of Minkin and its impact on the drafting of language in judgments and stipulations regarding bonuses, stock options/grants and other cash/prizes clients receive.
Moderator: Leena S. HingnikarSpeakers: Stephanie Barnett and Debra Ravden
Thursday, March 8, 2018, 12 noon - 1 p.m.
This program offers 1 hour participatory MCLE credit and 1 credit in legal ethics. You must register in advance to participate.
This course is designed to provide the participants with an overview of civility guidelines, including the California Attorney Guidelines of Civility and Professionalism, and to discuss the issues of civility in the context of pretrial and trial litigation. Judge Wiley and Judge Darwin will discuss societal and legal changes that have impacted civility and professionalism in the legal profession and also will provide suggestions on how to address these issues and ensure that attorney conduct does not impact the goal of zealous advocacy or prejudice a client’s case.
Speakers: Hon. Richard C. Darwin, Hon. Monica Wiley
Moderator: Kelly Robbins
Are you a Section member who wants to be reminded of all the benefits? Do you have a colleague on the fence about joining the Section? Being a Family Law Section member offers a number of great benefits. READ MORE
The Family Law Section is a sponsor of the radio program “Know Your Legal Rights” hosted in the Bay Area by San Mateo Deputy District Attorney Chuck Finney. Mr. Finney welcomes attorneys and other professionals to talk about hot legal topics on a weekly basis. He routinely hosts members of FlexCom and other family law attorneys to educate the public on burgeoning issues important to our practice. FlexCom thanks Mr. Finney for providing our Section with this forum over the years.
If you are interested in listening to prior broadcasts focused on family law issues, the State Bar website now has a list that dates all the way back to when the Section first started sponsoring the program. Visit the our Your Legal Rights page for additional details. For an entire list of podcasts hosted by Mr. Finney, please see HERE.
Continuing Education of the Bar, California (CEB) is extending some special discount offers to our section. As a member of the Section, you're eligible for:
Information about the section dues rebate program can be found on the CEB Web site.
View Family Law Section programs over the internet for participatory MCLE credit . Choose from hundreds of hours of official State Bar of California MCLE programs. For more information, see streaming audio and video, and select Family Law Be sure to check out CLEtoGo , downloadable podcasts you can listen to while commuting.
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Family Law Section
California Lawyers Association
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