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Break from the Bench: What a Judge Needs to Know Lunch & Learn Series

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Break from the Bench

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) invites you to the NCJFCJ’s Break from the Bench: A Lunch and Learn Series. Please join us for a 45-minute panel discussion on a wide range of topics focused on what a judge needs to know about domestic violence. Our expert faculty will provide information for judges and courts on strategies for improving responses to intimate partner violence.

Sessions will be recorded and posted on the NCJFCJ website.

Series Schedule:
What a judge needs to know…

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January 29, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. PST
Recognizing Context and Coercive Controlling Abuse in Intimate Partner Violence

February 8, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. PST
Considerations When Ordering Supervised Visitation in Domestic Violence Cases

March 9, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. PST
Creating Equal Justice for People with Cognitive and Intellectual Disability in Domestic and Sexual Violence Cases

April 27, 2021 | 12:00 p.m. PST
Responding to Immigrant Victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence

May 11, 2021 | 12:00 p.m. PST
Considerations When A Party Seeks to Dismiss/Withdraw a Civil Protection Order

June 8, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. PST
Considerations for Cases Involving Self-Represented Litigants Experiencing Domestic Violence

July 12, 2021 | 8:30 a.m. PST
The Importance of Engagement in Domestic Violence Cases

August 27, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. PST
Engaging in Activities On and Off the Bench

September 23, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. PST
Considerations in Cases Involving Firearms and Domestic Violence

October 12, 2021 | 9:00 a.m. PST
Cyberviolence

November 9, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. PST
Highlighting BWJP’s SAFeR Approach to Custody Cases Involving Domestic Violence

December 16, 2021 | 9:00 a.m. PST
The Role of Judicial Leadership in Domestic Violence Cases

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