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CORT Webinar Materials

CORT "First Fridays" Webinar Materials

2010 CORT FIRST FRIDAY WEBINAR SCHEDULE

This material is intended for legal service programs.

10/1/10 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Medicare Changes in the Health Care Reform and Other Updates
Leslie B. Fried, Esq.
Webinar Presentation (PPT)
Webinar Presentation (PDF)


9/3/10 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Prisoner Reentry Issues for Legal Services Advocates
Melissa Lindsay
Webinar Presentation (PPT)
Webinar Presentation (PDF)
Prisoner Reentry Webinar Recording


8/6/10 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Unique Legal Protections and Resources for Clients with a Military Connection
Atty. Steve Lynch
Webinar Presentation (PDF)


7/9/10 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Immigration Eligibility for Public Benefits
Susan Reed, Immigration Attorney, Michigan Poverty Law Program
Immigration Eligibility for Public Benefits (PDF)
FAP for Immigrats - English CCJ (PDF)
FAP for Immigrats - Spanish CCJ (PDF)


6/4/10 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Understanding Health Care Reform
Chris Barley, Public Benefits Specialist, Ohio Poverty Law Center
Federal Health Care Update (PPT)


04/16/10 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Recent Developments in the Unemployment Insurance Program
Panelists: Rick McHugh, National Employment Law Project; Anita Myerson, Legal Aid Society of Cleveland and Steve Gray, Michigan Unemployment Insurance Project
UI Developments Presentation (PPT)


2/5/10 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Electronic Discovery Issues (Pt. 2) for Legal Services Practice
Presenter: Marjorie McDiarmid, WVU College of Law


1/15/10 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Electronic Discovery Issues (Pt. 1) for Legal Services Practice
Presenter: Marjorie McDiarmid, WVU College of Law
Electronic Discovery Presentation (PDF)
Electronic Discovery Recording


12/4/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Housing & Domestic Violence: Quick Tips for Advocates
Meliah Schultzman, Esq., National Housing Law Project
Housing and DV Presentation (PDF)
Housing and DV Presentation (PPT)


10/2/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - "We Can't Meet Your Needs": Housing Discrimination against Seniors with Disabilities
Aisha Anderson Bierma, Esq., Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis
Housing Discriminaiton Against Seniors Presentation (PDF)
Housing Discriminaiton Against Seniors Presentation (PPT)
Webinar Recording


9/11/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Developing Equity Arguments in Foreclosure
Equity Brief (DOC)
Equity Brief - Exhibit 1 (PDF)
Equity Brief - Exhibit 2 (PDF)
Shanker Article RE Equity 2003 (DOC)
Developing Equity Arguments Presentation (PDF)
Developing Equity Arguments Presentation (PPT)
Northwestern Law Review (PDF)


8/7/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Mediation for DV Victims? A "Restorative Justice" Perspective
Brenda Waugh, a practicing attorney and former legal services lawyer, and a mediator specializing in Restorative Justice mediation
Restorative Justice Handout (PDF)
Webinar Recording


7/10/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Medicare and Medicaid and the Coordination of Benefits
Rebecca Kinney-Phillips, Training Specialist, MMAP Inc., Lansing, Michigan
Medicare/Medicaid Coordination of Benefits (ppt)
Medicare/Medicaid Coordination of Benefits (PDF)


6/5/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - ADA Amendments Act of 2008 and Overview of Reasonable Accommodations Requirements - OSLSA
ADA Power Point Presentation (ppt)
ADA PDF Presentation
ADA Webinar Recording


5/1/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Protecting Clients' Funds in Bank Accounts From Seizure or Garnishment
Margot Saunders, Senior Attorney, National Consumer Law Center
Protecting Clients' Funds in Bank Accounts (ppt)
Protecting Clients' Funds in Bank Accounts


4/3/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Applying for Immigration Benefits Under VAWA
Susan Reed, State-wide Immigration Support Attorney, MPLP

VAWA and Immigration Benefits CORT Presentation (ppt)
VAWA and Immigration Benefits CORT Presentation pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
Sample I-360 cvr ltr (doc)
VAWA Checklists pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
Sample VAWA notices pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
VAWA USample intake (doc)
VAWA Example - English (doc)
VAWA Example - Spanish (doc)

3/6/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Ensuring Educational Stability for Homeless Youth
Sarah Biehl, Statewide Education Law Specialist, OSLSA

Ensuring Educational Stability for Homeless Youth (ppt)
Ensuring Educational Stability for Homeless Youth pdfr.gif (94 bytes)

2/6/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - A Mediator's Perspective: Getting the Best Results for Your Client
Michael Aloi (Trial Lawyer and Mediator in Fairmont, WV)

A Mediator's Perspective pdfr.gif (94 bytes)

1/16/09 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Helping Survivors in Interstate Custody Cases
Darren Mitchell (Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women)

Helping Survivors Understand Interstate Cases (ppt)
Helping Survivors Understand Interstate Cases pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
Webinar Video (Windows Media Video - download only)

12/5/08 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Federal Food Programs Update
Beth Kowalczyk (Ohio Dept. of Jobs & Family Services)

Webinar Video (Windows Media Video - download only)

11/14/08 - CORT "First Friday" Webinar - Children's Health Services: What Medicaid Guarantees and How to Get It.
Jane Perkins - National Health Law Program

Children's Health Services Powerpoint Presentation (ppt)
Children's Health Services PDF Presentation pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
Webinar Video (Windows Media Video - download only)

10/3/08 - Prisoner Reentry: What LSC Staff Need to Know - Miriam Aukerman (Legal Aid of Western Michigan)
What Legal Services Staff Should Know Powerpoint Presentation (ppt)
What Legal Services Staff Should Know PDF Presentation pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
What Legal Services Staff Should Know Outline (doc)
Michigan Reentry Law Wiki

9/5/08: Prescription Medications: Today's Promise, or a Dream Deferred? - Eugene R. King, OSLSA
Prescription Drug Powerpoint Presentation (ppt)

08/1/08: Past Relevant Work in SSD/SSI Claims - Mike Miskowiec (Charleston, WV)
Past Relevant Work Powerpoint Presentation (ppt)
Past Relevant Work Powerpoint Presentation pdfr.gif (94 bytes)

07/11/08: What LSC Staff Need to Know About Common Employment Issues
Tom Thornburg - Farmworker Legal Services, Bangor, Michigan

LSC Employment Issues Powerpoint Presentation (ppt)
LSC Employment Issues Powerpoint Presentation pdfr.gif (94 bytes)

05/06/08: DV and Housing Discrimination: Access Under VAWA
VAWA Power Point Presentation 6-6-08 (ppt)
VAWA Power Point Presentation 6-6-08 pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
ACLU Detroit FHA Complaint pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
ACLU Detroit FHA Settlement pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
VAWA Statutory Provisions pdfr.gif (94 bytes)

05/02/08: Winning Justice for Consumers - Bren J. Pomponio
Consumer Law: Winning Justice for Consumerspdfr.gif (94 bytes)

04/04/08: 5 Tech Tips in 60 Minutes - Steve Gray
5 Tech Tips Presentation (ppt)
5 Tech Tips Presentation pdfr.gif (94 bytes)

03/07/08: Evidence of MySpace Postings - Judy Wilson
Evidence of MySpace postings Presentation (ppt)
Evidence of MySpace postings pdfr.gif (94 bytes)

02/01/08: Criminalization of Homelessness- Amanda Lennon
Criminalization of Homelessness pdfr.gif (94 bytes)

01/11/08: 30 Tech Tips in 60 Minutes - Steve Gray
30 Tech Tips Presentation (ppt)
30 Tech Tips Presentation pdfr.gif (94 bytes)

12/07/07: School Discipline Of Students With Disabilities- Linda Cook
Student Discipline Presentation pdfr.gif (94 bytes)
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