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9/26/2016
Diversity and Inclusion Committee Meeting (CDI160926)

9/27/2016
Appellate Advocacy Section Meeting (SAA160927)

9/27/2016
VA Benefits Training CLE (EVM160927)

9/27/2016
CBA Legislative Workshop (CLT160927)

9/27/2016
Women in the Law Section Meeting (SWL160927)

VA Benefits Training CLE (EVM160927)
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This training will help attorneys who provide legal services to veterans with disability and related claims before the Veterans Administration, in addition to providing legal assistance in the more traditional areas of family law, housing law and employment law matters. Attorneys accredited previously, MUST update their training to maintain accreditation. The morning session will cover the basics of veterans’ benefits and the afternoon training will include more advanced training.

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When: Tuesday, September 27, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
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CBA Law Center
30 Bank Street
New Britain, Connecticut  06051
United States
Contact: Member Service Center
(844)469-2221


Online registration is available until: 9/27/2016
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2016 VA Benefits Training

Presented by the Veterans' and Military Affairs Section

Seminar Code:
EVM160927

CLE Credits:
3.0 Hours Half Day / 6.0 Hours Full Day

About the Program:
The CBA’s Veterans' and Military Affairs Section will host its 2016 VA Benefits Training on Tuesday, September 27, 2016. This training will help attorneys who provide legal services to veterans with disability and related claims before the Veterans Administration, in addition to providing legal assistance in the more traditional areas of family law, housing law and employment law matters.

Attorneys accredited previously, MUST update their training to maintain accreditation. This seminar will provide the required training.

If you are interested in VA Accreditation, click here to download the Application for Accreditation (VA Form 21a). Be sure to submit your application before the training. Follow all instructions on the form.

Attorneys representing clients for veterans’ benefits must be accredited by the Department of Veterans Affairs and must satisfy the CLE requirement contained in the May 2008 final rules established by the VA’s accreditation process. The VA regulations require completion of qualifying CLE “during the first 12-month period following the date of initial accreditation by the VA, an additional qualifying CLE within three years after the initial accreditation date, and every two years thereafter."

Who Should Attend:
Any attorney seeking training on veterans’ benefits.

Speaker:
Allen Gumpenberger Allen Gumpenberger, Gumpslegal Veterans Service LLC, Bristol

Full Day Event Cost: (Includes a light breakfast, lunch and parking in the public garage at 35 Bank Street).
                      Full Day Member: $125
                      Full Day Non-Member: $175

Half Day Event Cost: (Includes a light breakfast or lunch and parking in the public garage at 35 Bank Street).
                      Half Day Member: $75
                      Half Day Non-Member: $125

Materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be prepared. Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been received.

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request.