ncvli online learningNAVRA offers affordable continuing legal education (CLE) trainings on various topics of interest to practitioners working with crime victims.  

  • All programs are taught by National Crime Victim Law Institute or outside experts.
  • Live trainings are open to the general public.
  • All trainings are conducted via online webinars unless stated otherwise in the description.
  • Past (recorded) trainings are available in the On Demand Trainings store.
  • Enhanced NAVRA Members receive a 33% discount off the standard registration fee. View all membership benefits here.
  • Save more for your organization with our Group CLE Pass.
  • View Store FAQs for questions about the trainings, Minimum/Mandatory CLE (MCLE) credit, and refund policy. 

 


MAY

Legal Restrictions on Litigant and Witness Anonymity in a Digital Age

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:05 p.m. (Pacific)
Duration: 1.0 credit hours 
Cost: $40 for Basic NAVRA members/General Public; $26.80 for Enhanced NAVRA members 

MCLE Accreditation: An application for 1.0 general MCLE credit has been submitted to the Oregon State Bar.  This program will be approved for 1.0 general MCLE credit with the State Bar of California; NCVLI is an approved CA multiple activity provider. The training may be eligible for MCLE credit in other states; a certificate of attendance will be available after the program.

Description:  Victims of crime and other witnesses in court have greater reason for concern today than in the past related to exposure of personal information pursuant to litigation.  Pseudonym and anonymity policies, developed prior to the Digital Age, remain disfavored based on constitutional protections afforded to the accused.  This webinar will address emerging case law and statutory remedies protecting personal information in evidence and defining it as private, including Jane Doe status, freedom of information exceptions, and restrictions on electronic technology in the courtroom.

Presenter: Jennifer A. Brobst, J.D., LL.M., Assistant Professor, Southern Illinois University School of Law.  Professor Brobst's bio is available here.

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JUNE

Using Asset Forfeiture to Compensate Victims of Crime

Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:35 p.m. (Pacific)
Duration: 1.5 credit hours 
Cost: $55 for Basic NAVRA members and General Public; $36.85 for Enhanced NAVRA members 

MCLE Accreditation: An application for 1.5 general MCLE credit will be submitted to the Oregon State Bar.  This program will be approved for 1.5 general MCLE credit with the State Bar of California; NCVLI is an approved CA multiple activity provider. The training may be eligible for MCLE credit in other states; a certificate of attendance will be available after the program.

Description:  In the aftermath of crime, financial compensation is often critical to crime victims’ recovery and sometimes their survival.  This training provides an overview of how remission and restoration can be a valuable source of financial recovery to victims of federal crimes where asset forfeiture has occurred.  The presenter from the U.S. Department of Justice, Money Laundering and Asset Recovery Section will define and describe the procedures for obtaining compensation through forfeited property. 

Presenter: Carly F. Diroll-Black, Attorney Advisor, Money Laundering & Asset Recovery Section (MLARS), U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division. 

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