Equal Justice University Training Materials


Wednesday, October 9, 2013 

Protecting Nursing Home Residents from Involuntary Transfers - Eric Carlson

HIPAA/HITECH - Anne Arney & Susan High-McAuley

Understanding Contempt - Ronald Krelstein

       Contempt: Scenario 1; Scenario 2; Scenario 3; Scenario 4

Compassion, Mission and the Calling of Service - Dr. Catherine Self

Introduction to the Affordable Health Care Act - Chris Coleman & Haowei Tong

Representing Clients Receiving Long Term Services & Supports - Eric Carlson

Nexus Between Volunteering & Donating: Case Study in Promoting Legal Services - Linda Warren Seely

       Volunteers: Volunteers make the Difference; How to Maintain Relationships w/ Volunteers Using the Internet

Cultural Competency - Mark Lollis 

Providing Civil Legal Services for Immigrant Victims of Domestic Violence - Shayla Purifoy & Johnna Bailey

The Impact of the Repeal of the Attorney Fees Ban - Frank Cantrell

Electronic Communication with Clients: Things to Think About Before You Hit Send - John Hicks

Update on VAWA and New Immigration Legislation - Chay Sengkhounmany & Dawn Gerhart

Attorney_interpreter_benchcard; Clerks_benchcard; Judges_benchcard; Summary of Senate Bill; VAWA Reauthorization Article 

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Implentation of the Affodable Health Care Act: Into the Weeds - Gordon Bonnyman, Michele Johnson, Chris Coleman & Kristin Ware

       Advanced ACA Handout

 Criminal Injuries Compensation, Safety Planning & Order of Protection for and against Juveniles - Deb Yeomans & Erin Frizzell

        TCIC Employer Form and Application

Understanding Disabilites in Children and Finding Useful Resources - Evon Lee & Lynnette Henderson

How to Advocate for Chidlren w/ Disabilites in Public Schools - Craig Barnes & Jennifer Mayham

The Use and Misuse of Social Media in Family Law - Kortney Simmons

Working with Clients with Mental Illness - Paula Foster

Criminal Records & Credit Checks: Uses and Abuses/ Wage & Hour Law: Issues Facing Legal Aid Clients - Jesse Nelson

EEOC v BMW; EEOC v Dollar General; NELP article; Q & A about Conviction Records; Strategic Enforcement Plan - Exec. Summary      

2013 Legislative Update - Stewart Clifton & Mike Murphy

TennCare CHOICES Essentials for the Legal Practitioner - Tim Takacs & Barbara B. McGinnis

The Philosophy of Domestic Violence and Working w/ DV Clients - DarKenya Waller, Tami Walker and Pamela Sessions

ExpungeLaw Square Facts: Understanding & Using Tennessee's New Expungement Statute - Jim Hawkins

ExpungeLaw Square Facts part 1; ExpugeLaw SquareFacts part 2

Mindfulness - Dr. Lyle Cooper

 Friday, October 11, 2013

Social Worker? Attorney? Let's Get Together... Collaborating for a Change - Angela Webster and Martie Lafferty

How Bankruptcy Interacts with other areas of Consumer Law - Bruce Ralston

Collection Communications Log; Mental/Emotional Damages Worksheet; Intersection of FCRA & Bankruptcy; Crossover of FDCPA & Bankruptcy; FDCPA Checklist; Preliminary message to anyone considering bankruptcy                                                                                       

Working with Refugee Communities and their Special Legal Issues - Samuel Gowin

Labor Trafficking & Labor Protections for Non-Citizen Workers - Spring Miller

Labor Trafficking Definitions & Laws                                                                                                                                                                                

Application of Performance & Conduct Standards to Employees w/ Disabilities - Latosha Dexter

EEOC Guidance - ADA Performance and Conduct                                                                                                                                                       

Ethics Training: Conflict Checks, Confidentiality & How to end an Attorney/Client Relationship - Beverly Sharpe & Eileen Smith

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