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    • May 23, 2019
    • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Tudor Room, Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University
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    The Pace Women’s Justice Center, The Westchester Women’s Bar Association, and My Sisters’ Place are pleased to host a CLE Program:
    Advanced Litigation Issues when Representing Domestic Violence Survivors in Family Court Family Offense Cases
    This program will focus on advanced litigation strategies to address revenge porn, technology abuse, and other types of family offenses.  The program will also address the new “Revenge Porn” law that recently passed in New York State.  This law criminalizes the non-consensual sharing of explicit photos and videos, which has become an increasingly popular weapon on social media. 
    DATE:   ThursdayMay 23, 2019

    PLACE:  Tudor Room, Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University

    TIME:  

    5:30 PM to 6:00 PM - Registration
    6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Program
    A light dinner will be provided

    SPEAKERS:  

    Lydia S. Antoncic, Esq., Principal Court Attorney to Hon. Tandra L. Dawson, Integrated Domestic Violence Court, New York County
    Karen M. Jansen, Esq., Law Office of Karen M. Jansen

    MODERATOR:   Beth Levy, Esq., Senior Associate Counsel at My Sisters’ Place

    CLE:   2 Credit hours in Professional Practice*

    FEE:  

    $30 for WWBA members; $40 for non-members        
    $50 for members and non-members at the door
    FREE for members of the Pace Women’s Justice Center Moderate Means Panel

    RSVP:   By May 16, 2019 on-line at https://wwbany.org/event-3364560 or email    executivedirector@wwbany.org

    OPEN TO ATTORNEYS AND NON ATTORNEYS

    *CLE: Pending approval by WBASNY in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for 2 credit hours in professional practice as specified, acceptable for transitional credit for established and newly admitted attorneys.  The Westchester Women's Bar Association is a chapter of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York. Full and partial scholarships for this program, based on financial need, are available. Full scholarships for the $10 CLE certificate charge (maximum of 10 attendees) for this program are available for attorneys at non-profit organizations that provide direct legal service for victims of domestic violence. For information and to apply, please contact WWBA President Kim Berg at 914-505-6045. All requests are confidential The opinions expressed by any program presenter are the presenters’ own, and do not reflect the official position of the WWBA or WBASNY. The Westchester Women’s Bar Association is a chapter of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York.    

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