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Philadelphia Bar Association

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Date:
Thursday, December 10, 2015

Time:
9:00 AM

Location:
Pennsylvania Bar Institute
CLE Conference Center
Wanamaker Building, 10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Registration Info:
Program will be held from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE CLE

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL PROGRAM FLYER

CLE Tuition Prices Include Course Materials and Lunch

Member of PA or any county bar assn. - $229

Member of PA or any county bar assn. (admitted after 1/1/11) - $209

Nonmember - $249

Paralegals attending with an attorney - $99

Paralegals attending alone - $129

Judges and judicial law clerks - $115

Judges and judicial law clerks admitted after 1/1/11 - $105

Please make checks payable to PBI

After the CLE Program:
Join the Public Interest Section for their Annual Awards Ceremony and Reception at 5:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City,
237 S. Broad Street.

Separate registration and payment is required for this event.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY AND RECEPTION

Public Interest Law Day CLE

Focusing on Current Issues in the Practice and Advocacy of Public Interest Law

Cosponsored by the Delivery of Legal Services Committee
of the Philadelphia Bar Association

Discover what public interest attorneys need to know about the changing rules in public interest law
- Hear ethical and practical issues arising from the expansion of Limited Representation Models
- Learn how changes in healthcare and the aftermath of King v. Burwell have affected advocating for the disadvantaged
- Examine eligibility and access to benefits, court programs, and common consumer problems and special remedies for veterans
- Explore methods of working with city and state administrations to combat poverty more effectively

Attention non-public interest attorneys - something for you too
- Evaluate the criminal process for the non-criminal practitioner, starting from Stop-and-Frisk
- Discuss the use of statistics for measuring outcomes, prioritizing services and performing cost benefit analyses to improve the delivery of legal services
- Identify ethical issues (and learn valuable practice tips) in representing non-citizens
- Learn what you need to know about protest law before DNC 2016

Network!
- Interact with your colleagues throughout the day
- Join your colleagues in attending the Public Interest Section Annual Awards Ceremony and Reception at the DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City,
237 S. Broad Street, immediately following the CLE program. Separate registration and payment is required for this event. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY AND RECEPTION

Program Sessions and times noted below.

9 - 10:30 a.m.
Opening Plenary - Making Limited Representation Models Effective while Meeting Ethical Requirements
1 ethics and .5 substantive credits

10:30 - 10:45 a.m.
Break

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions (choose one)
(A) Hot Topics in Health Law and Policy
1.5 substantive credits
(B) What You Should Know about Protest Law Before DNC 2016
1 ethics and .5 substantive credits
(C) Serving Veterans - What We all Should Know
1.5 substantive credits

12:15 - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch for ALL

1:15 - 2:45 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions (choose one)
(D) Criminal Process for the Non-Criminal Practitioner, Starting from Stop-and-Frisk
1.5 substantive credits
(E) Not Your Grandparents' Numbers: Using Statistics and GIS Mapping to Improve the Delivery of Legal Services
1.5 substantive credits
(F) Ethics Issues (and Practice Tips) in Representing Non-Citizens
1 ethics and .5 substantive credits

2:45 - 3:00 p.m.
Break

3 - 4:30 p.m.
Closing Plenary - Working With the New City and State Administrations to Combat Poverty More Effectively
1.5 substantive credits

6.0 Total CLE Credits - Choice of Session will Determine Credit Earned

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