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Tag Archive: Consumer Debt

  1. CLE: CIVIL COURT PRO SE DEBTOR ASSISTANCE AND THE CLARO PROGRAM(VIDEO REPLAY)

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    Register for this training.

    When: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2010 – 6:00pm-9:00pm

    Where: Brooklyn Bar Association Auditorium, 123 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201
    3 MCLE CREDITS (1.5 Professional Practice; 1.5 Skills) – Appropriate for both newly-admitted and experienced attorneys
    This course is FREE to those who volunteer for 6 total hours with CLARO or 12 total hours with the Civil Court consumer debt
    pro se assistance programs by May 31, 2011. Attorneys who volunteer will also receive pro bono MCLE credits in return for
    their service (newly admitted attorneys may use pro bono service credits on a carryover basis).

    Volunteers can serve one of the following consumer debt pro se assistance programs, all of which provide limited
    legal advice to unrepresented debtor-defendants:

    • Bronx CLARO
    • Brooklyn CLARO
    • Manhattan CLARO (must be a NYCLA member or Fordham Law School alumnus/a)
    • Queens CLARO
    • The Civil Court Consumer Debt Lawyer for the Day Program, Brooklyn
    • The Civil Court Help Center Consumer Debt Advice Program, Manhattan


    Download the registration flyer.

  2. CLE: CIVIL COURT VOLUNTEER LAWYER FOR THE DAY PROGRAM: CONSUMER DEBT (VIDEO REPLAY)

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    Register for this training.

    When: THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2010 – 12:00pm-2:00pm
    Where: Brooklyn Bar Association Auditorium, 123 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201

    **This is a video replay of a previously recorded live training**

    2 MCLE CREDITS (SKILLS) – APPROPRIATE FOR BOTH NEWLY ADMITTED & EXPERIENCED ATTORNEYS
    This program offers training for lawyers to provide pro bono limited legal representation to
    unrepresented litigants by helping to negotiate stipulations of settlement, raise defenses and more in
    consumer debt cases.

    This course is FREE to those who volunteer in the Civil Court’s Volunteer Lawyer for the Day
    Program: Consumer Debt with a sponsoring organization by May 31, 2011. Attorneys who volunteer are also eligible to receive pro bono MCLE credits in return for their service (newly admitted attorneys may use pro bono service credits on a carryover basis.)

    Download the registration flyer.

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