Calendar of Events
Welcome to the Empire Justice Center Training Center!
Welcome to the Empire Justice Training Center where you will find Continuing Legal Education and other training courses as well as resource materials designed to support your work and professional development. This page contains the most recent web courses, publications & periodicals, to view more please click on the links in the menu on the left.
Empire Justice is dedicated to providing legal services advocates and pro bono attorneys with high quality, hands-on, relevant and practical training to support their advocacy on behalf of people who are impoverished, disabled or disenfranchised.
We strive to develop and deliver high quality training programs that respond to the highest priority needs in formats that advocates can take advantage of readily and economically.
On our website, you will find notices regarding upcoming live training presentations and webcasts as well as links to training that is available for viewing thru the internet.
Empire Justice is a certified provider of continuing legal education credits in New York State and many of our programs are eligible for credits.
To be alerted when new trainings are posted and/or scheduled, register with our website.
CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION WEB COURSES
These webcourses are designed to meet CLE requirements. For a full list of our CLE web courses click on the link in the left hand menu.
HIV AS A DISABLING CONDITION: Maximizing SSI / SSD
Child Care and Child Support
PUBLICATIONS & PERIODICALS
Empire Justice Center manuals, reports, and periodicals including the Legal Services Journal and the DAP News, are posted here.
Know Your Rights: A Guide to Fighting Discrimination Against Transgender & Gender Non-Conforming New Yorkers Under the New York State Human Rights Law :
NYRL Report: Divergent Paths :
The Affordable Care Act: Impact on New York State :
Tool Kit for Community Health Centers- Helping Patients Access Medicaid :
Disability Law News - October 2016 :
Policy Matters September 2016 :
UPCOMING TRAINING COURSES & EVENTS
The training calendar features training sponsored by Empire Justice Center and other legal services training providers as well as upcoming events that may be of interest.
PREVIOUSLY RECORDED WEBINARS
NY's 2016 Human Rights Law Regulations Protecting Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming New Yorkers
2015's Statewide Housing Protections for Domestic Violence Victims
Opening the Shelter Doors for LGBTQ Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence
Understanding Recent Updates to Maintenance and Spousal Support Laws