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TOPIC: GAL Best Practices
SPEAKER: Della DeKay, Esq., GAL-NYC Housing Court
WHEN: Friday, November 8, 2013 from 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
WHERE: Civil Court of the City of New York
111 Centre Street
New York, NY
12th floor Boardroom - only accessible from the White Street entrance.

Ms. Dekay, a fellow GAL and 2013 GAL Pro Bono Award Recipient, will share insight, practical suggestions, and useful information that will aid GALs in understanding their role in challenging situations and effectively advocating for their wards.

To attend this workshop, GALs must RSVP with Nyiela Barret at Nbarret@courts.state.ny.us

 
 

TOPIC: Understanding Article 81 Guardianship in the Context of the Integrated Part (Part I)
SPEAKER: The Honorable Tanya Kennedy, Acting Justice, Supreme Court, New York County
WHEN: Friday, November 15, 2013 from 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
WHERE: Civil Court of the City of New York
111 Centre Street
New York, NY
12th floor Boardroom - only accessible from the White Street entrance.

The purpose of the workshop is to help GALs gain a better understanding of Art. 81 guardianship in the context of NY County's Integrated Part. Judge Kennedy will discuss factors considered in making such determinations, difficult/borderline cases, and patterns of cases coming to PART I from Housing Court.

To attend this workshop, GALs must RSVP with Nyiela Barret at Nbarret@courts.state.ny.us

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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