In support of the POWER Act (Pro Bono Work to Empower and Represent), a free training webinar will be offered for attorneys of the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri on September 3rd from 10:00-11:30 a.m. St. Louis County Circuit Judge Jason Dodson and attorneys from the Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence will present key highlights impacting domestic violence survivors from the 2021 legislative session, including important changes in Order of Protection laws. The panel will also discuss how to effectively spot the signs of coercive control, understand common tactics of abuse, and effective and responsible representation of survivors in Orders of Protection. This program is pending approval for 1.8 MCLE. See the attached invitation for further information. Registration deadline is Monday, August 30, 2021.
Tuesday, August 17, 2021