Guardianship issues affecting the elderly and young adults who are covered by the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) or are under the jurisdiction of the New Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) will be explored at the November 12, 2010 symposium “Guardianships: Protecting Disabled Young Adults and Seniors.” The program is sponsored by the Community Law Clinic, Special Education Clinic, and Institute for Professional Education at Rutgers School of Law–Newark.
Pre-registration is required. The program is free for those not seeking Continuing Legal Education credit; there is a fee for those seeking CLE credit. For symposium details and to register, visit http://law.newark.rutgers.edu/IPE.
|What:||“Guardianships: Protecting Disabled Young Adults and Seniors”|
|Who:||Guardianships and the Elderly: Limited Guardianships
Charles I. Auffant, Clinical Professor of Law, Rutgers School of Law–Newark, moderator
Lawrence N. Meyerson, Founding Partner, Rubenstein, Meyerson, Fox, Mancinelli & Conte, P.A.
Donald D. Vanarelli, Law Office of Donald D. Vanarelli
Joel Federbush, M.D.
Guardianships for IDEA & DDD-eligible Adult Students With Disabilities
Esther Canty-Barnes, Clinical Professor of Law, Rutgers School of Law–Newark, moderator
Lisa McCauley Parles, Of Counsel, Cohn, Lifland, Pearlman, Herrmann & Knopf LLP
Evelina E. G. Padilla, Associate, Hinkle, Fingles and Prior, Attorneys at Law
Erin Seigh, Integrated Services Grant II Transition Coordinator, Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN)
Nuts and Bolts of Guardianships for Lawyers
Hon. Renee Jones Weeks, Judge of the Superior Court (Ret.), moderator
Hon. Walter Koprowski, Jr., Judge of the Superior Court, Essex County, Chancery Division, Probate Part
Brenda McElnea, Law Offices of Brenda McElnea
Alexandra V. Gallo, Of Counsel, McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney and Carpenter LLP
|When:||8:30 am – 12:30 pm, Friday, November 12, 2010|
|Where:||Baker Trial Courtroom, Rutgers School of Law–Newark|