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Classes

E-Learning
Language Justice: The Rights of LEP Clients

You will leave this training with a better understanding of the legal and ethical requirements for providing language access to LEP clients; some tools for creating good organizational language access policies and procedures, and also some tangible tips on using interpreters.... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias: 1.50
  • Price: $0

E-Learning
Implicit Bias Training for Legal Services Attorneys: Basic Concepts

This course will highlight basic concepts in understanding implicit bias, particularly in the legal services context. The more we’re aware of our implicit biases and how they automatically influence our decision-making, the more we can check ourselves and make more conscious decisions that aren’... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias: 1.00
  • Price: $0

Recording
Rooting Out Elder Abuse: The Law as a Tool (5-21-19)

Elder abuse is a rampant and rapidly growing problem throughout New York State and across the country. While it is increasingly common, elder abuse remains dramatically underreported. This presentation is designed to raise awareness and understanding of the elder abuse epidemic and assist lawyers an... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Skills: 0.50
    Areas of Professional Practice: 0.50
    Ethics and Professionalism: 1.00
  • Price: $0

Recording
Ethics for Family Law Practitioners (11-16-18)

In this class Professor Philip Genty will review select ethics decisions and lead a discussion on how to approach potential and actual ethical problems, including how to identify problems and what steps to take to address them.  Professor Genty will also discuss specific common ethical problems in ... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Ethics and Professionalism: 2.00
  • Price: $0

Recording
Proving your Financial Case in Matrimonial Law (7-21-17)

Are you a legal services matrimonial advocate and having difficulty seeking a favorable support and/or distributive award? Unsure of how to make an affirmative case for relief with very limited resources? This session will provide legal services matrimonial advocates with legal guidance and practica... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Skills: 4.50
  • Price: $150

Recording
NYCHA Administrative Hearings: Tenant Defense and Advocacy (6-26-17)

This introductory training will focus on defending and advocating for tenants in NYCHA administrative hearings. The trainers will examine termination hearings, discuss negotiating settlements, and describe updates on recent policy and case law developments. Participants will learn about the basic he... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Areas of Professional Practice: 3.00
  • Price: $150

Recording
Eviction Prevention from Supportive Housing (9-6-17)

This training will focus on eviction prevention issues from supportive housing. We will identify the different types of mental health supportive housing, and how to distinguish them - including the New York State of Office of Mental Health-licensed programs versus unlicensed programs, permanent vers... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Areas of Professional Practice: 1.50
  • Price: $150

Recording
Advanced CLARO Training: Assisting CLARO Visitors with Credit Reporting Issues and Identity Theft (4-25-17)

Identity theft can be emotionally and financially devastating for victims, particularly those who are non-English speaking, economically distressed, working poor, elderly, and / or low income. This training program is geared to volunteer attorneys and law students serving consumers, including at the... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Areas of Professional Practice: 2.50
  • Price: $0

Recording
CLARO Advanced Training - Breaking Leases: The Intersection of Consumer and Housing Law (6-20-17)

This training will focus on the recent increase in debt collection cases related to rent arrears. The goals of the training are 1) to give housing attorneys familiarity with consumer debt law in order to fully understand and minimize consumer consequences for tenants unable to pay rent arrears post-... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Skills: 1.00
    Areas of Professional Practice: 1.50
    Ethics and Professionalism: 0.50
  • Price: $0

Recording
Advanced CLARO Training - Assisting CLARO Visitors Defend Themselves in Consumer Debt Collection Actions Involving Auto Loans (7-26-17)

The law governing the sale and financing of consumer automobiles is complex. In addition, government oversight agencies and nonprofit organizations have documented widespread deceptive and abusive practices in the car dealers industry. This training will provide an overview of some of the applicable... Learn More

  • CLE Credits
    Areas of Professional Practice: 3.00
  • Price: $0