Webinar: Summer CLE Series


AUDIENCE: LAV Network attorneys, KLS staff attorneys, general practice attorneys and advocates

Presented by:

Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic 
Violence

Questions:  Jenna Christophel
jchristophel@kcsdv.org or 785-232-9784

 


 

WEBINAR 1: Trauma-Informed Representation CLE

KS 1.0 pending

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 @ 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM CDT

Presenters:  Jenna Christophel, KCSDV Immigration Project Attorney
Jocilyn Oyler, KCSDV LAV Project Attorney

Topics:

  • Overview of KCSDV/recourses we offer
  • Understand the basics of trauma in survivors of SA/DV
  • Recognize how trauma can impact legal cases
  • Gain strategies to provide trauma-informed representation

Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5440433402754151425

This project was supported by Grant No. 2016-WL-AX-0003 awarded by the Office on Violence Against women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on violence Against Women.



 

WEBINAR 2: Knowing the Role of SA/DV Advocates in Attorney-Client Relationships CLE

KS 1.0 pending (includes 1.0 Ethics pending)

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 @ 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM CDT

Presenters:  Jenna Christophel, KCSDV Immigration Project Attorney
Jocilyn Oyler, KCSDV LAV Project Attorney

Topics:

  • Overview of KCSDV/recourses we offer & the LAV Project
  • Explanation of advocates and the role they play for survivors
  • How trauma impacts clients
  • How attorneys can provide trauma-informed services for survivors
  • Immigration language barriers and bilingual advocates — are they interpreters?
  • Ethical practice tips for dealing with advocates

Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6087510289351550209

This project was supported by Grant No. 2016-WL-AX-0003 awarded by the Office on Violence Against women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on violence Against Women.



 

WEBINAR 3: Immigration Overview: The U Visa CLE

KS 1.0 pending

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 @ 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM CDT

Presenters:  Jenna Christophel, KCSDV Immigration Project Attorney
Yesenia Ceja Ramirez, KCSDV Immigration Advocate

Topics:

  • Overview of KCSDV/recourses we offer & the Immigration Project
  • Immigration advocacy for survivors — what questions to ask
  • Overview of U Visa — what it is/where it comes from
  • Filing for a U Visa — what you need to file
  • Certifications of helpfulness — addressing immigration discrimination
  • Expected wait times for receiving immigration benefits

Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4114057341795967745

This project was supported by Grant No. 2016-WL-AX-0003 awarded by the Office on Violence Against women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on violence Against Women.



 

WEBINAR 4: Immigration Overview: VAWA Self-Petitions CLE

KS 1.0 pending

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 @ 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM CDT

Presenters:  Jenna Christophel, KCSDV Immigration Project Attorney
Yesenia Ceja Ramirez, KCSDV Immigration Advocate

Topics:

  • Overview of KCSDV/recourses we offer & the Immigration Project
  • Immigration advocacy for survivors — what questions to ask
  • Overview of I-360 — what it is/where it comes from
  • Filing a VAWA Self-Petition — what you need to file
  • Collecting evidence in VAWA cases when your client cannot
  • USCIS VAWA interviews — things to watch for in SA/DV cases

Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5723435601115915777

This project was supported by Grant No. 2016-WL-AX-0003 awarded by the Office on Violence Against women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on violence Against Women.



 

WEBINAR 5: Protection Orders: Protecting All Victims of SA/DV CLE

KS 1.0 pending

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 @ 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM CDT

Presenters:  Jenna Christophel, KCSDV Immigration Project Attorney
Alyssa Bauer, KCSDV Protection Order Project

Topics:

  • Overview of KCSDV/recourses we offer & the Protection Order Project
  • Protection order statute review
  • Who can apply for a protection order?
  • Helping immigrant communities feel empowered to seek protection orders
  • Advocacy in the civil system for undocumented persons
  • What to do if your protection order is denied

Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/47474004047891713

This project was supported by Grant No. 2016-WL-AX-0003 awarded by the Office on Violence Against women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on violence Against Women.

This project is supported by subgrant number 16-VAWA-21 awarded through the Federal Office on Violence Against Women as administered by the Kansas Governor's Grants Program. The opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication, program, or exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Office of the Kansas Governor or the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.



 

WEBINAR 6: Ethical Considerations for Nonprofit Attorneys CLE

KS 1.0 pending (includes 1.0 Ethics pending)

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 @ 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM CDT

Presenters:  Jocilyn Oyler, KCSDV LAV Project Attorney
Jenna Christophel, KCSDV Immigration Project Attorney

Topics:

  • Overview of KCSDV/recourses we offer
  • How to keep client confidentiality in a nonprofit organization
  • Representing clients on behalf of the organization — limited scope agreements
  • What happens when a nonprofit attorney leaves — where do the clients go?
  • Conflicts of interest & files — how far back should you database go?
  • Becoming competent in all nonprofit needs — is it possible?

Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/291018028623552257

This project was supported by Grant No. 2016-WL-AX-0003 awarded by the Office on Violence Against women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on violence Against Women.

 





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