Family Law Experts Series:
California Family Law Report (CFLR) is proud to present a new segment in the Family Law Experts Series - Evidence. This full-day
course will provide family law attorneys with the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully present evidence and make
proper objections in a hearing or trial. You will develop a strong working knowledge of the basics as well as sophisticated
nuances of evidentiary presentations under the Evidence Code, with specific application to family law. This is an interactive
program - you will rule on evidentiary objections and the speakers will explain the proper rulings. For novices and seasoned
practitioners alike, this is another don’t-miss event in the Family Law Experts Series.
• Judge Thomas Trent Lewis
• Justice Mark B. Simons
CREDIBILITY AND CHARACTER EVIDENCE
• Unique applications in the family
AUTHENTICATION AND ADMISSIBILITY
• Electronic Documents
• Social Media Evidence
• Text Messages
PAROL EVIDENCE RULE
• Applying Supreme Court’s reformulated
to Family Law Agreements and
• Evidentiary Hearings
• Self-Represented Litigants
HEARSAY AND EXCEPTIONS
PRESENTATION OF LIVE TESTIMONY
• Testimony by Children
• Child's Preferences
• Character Testimony
PROPER USE OF JUDICIAL NOTICE
• Judicial Notice of a Document’s Contents
• Judicial Notice of a Document’s Filing
EXPERT WITNESS TESTIMONY
Enrollees will receive a complete version of all slides used by the presenters, plus other supplemental materials. You have the option of receiving either printed course materials OR course materials on a USB drive, which allows you to save them to your hard drive and take notes directly next to the material covered. See order form to make your selection.
Enrollees may also purchase at special prices TRG’s three-volume California Practice Guide: Family Law, written by Judge William P. Hogoboom (Ret.) and Justice Donald B. King (Ret.), and the two-volume California Practice Guide: Family Law FORMS, written by Commissioner Josanna Berkow (Ret.), Judge Mark Millard, Judge Michael Naughton (Ret.) and Leslie Dawson, CPA.
Because the Practice Guides have limited value without Updates, we will enter your subscription for annual Updates unless you instruct us otherwise.
6 HOURS MCLE/Specialization Credit: Approval of specialization credit in Family Law has been granted by the California Board of Legal Specialization, and approval of MCLE credit for this activity has been granted by the State Bar of California in the amount of 6 hours.