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Conference Program

The 2017 Family Justice Conference is a continuing judicial education program designed especially for Texas judges by the Texas Center for the Judiciary's Curriculum Committee and funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. For their attendance, participants will earn 9 hours of continuing judicial education credits, including up to 6 hours of Family Violence


Monday, January 23, 2017

7:30 to 8:30 AM - Breakfast, provided

General Sessions
8:30 to 9:30 AM - Can I Un-see That? How to Manage Offensive Evidence (0.5FV)
9:45 to 10:45 AM - Unique Issues with Security and Courtroom Management in Family Cases (0.5FV)
11:00 to 12:00 PM - Firearm Protocols in Domestic Violence Cases (1.0 FV)

12:00 to 1:00 PM - Lunch, provided

Breakout Sessions
Child Welfare Track
1:00 to 2:00 PM - Duties and Responsibilities for Legal Representation in CPS Cases (1.0FV)
2:15 to 3:15 PM - Securing Adequate Funding for CPS Legal Representation (1.0FV)
3:30 to 4:30 PM - Facilitating Youth Participation in CPS Cases (1.0FV)

General Family Law Track
1:00 to 2:00 PM - Kids Say the Darndest Things - An Academic and Demonstrative Look at the In Chambers Conference (0.5FV)
2:15 to 3:15 PM - Identifying and Characterizing Property
3:30 to 4:30 PM - Division of Property

Domestic Violence Track
1:00 to 2:00 PM - Lethality Assessments (1.0FV)
2:15 to 3:15 PM - Behavior Belongs in the Brain: The Impact of Trauma, Violence & Substance Abuse on Child Development (1.0FV)
3:30 to 4:30 PM - Behavior Belongs in the Brain (cont). (1.0FV)

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

7:30 to 8:30 AM - Breakfast, provided

General Sessions
8:30 to 9:30 AM - Forms: Friend or Foe?
9:45 to 10:45 AM - Confidentiality Issues Unique to Family Law Cases (0.5FV)
11:00 to 12:00 PM - Case Law Update (0.5FV)

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