Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about registering for the New York State Bar Association Committee on Children and the Law annual meeting program on January 26, 2007, on ďFrom Red Wing to St. Cloud:Does the Juvenile Justice System Work?Ē :


1.What does it cost?††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† The cost is:


If you register by your deadline and you are a:††††††††††††††††††††††††††


Member of NYSBA and a Law Guardian Panel††††††††††††††††††††††† -- free --


Member of NYSBA and a Family Court

Or Family Court Appeals Assigned Counsel Panel††††††††††††††††††† -- free, but you must call 518-487-5591 first --


Member of NYSBA but not on a panel†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† $75 registration + $70 meeting fee = $145


Member of a panel but not a member of NYSBA††††††††††††††††††††† $100 and you must call first unless you are a Law Guardian


Not a member of NYSBA and not on a panel†††††††††††††††††††††††††† $75 reg. + $100 non-member + $70 program = $245



2.Can I avoid the non-member surcharge?††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Yes!Join NYSBA now.


3.I canít afford the fees and I am not on a panel.††††††††††††††††††† Yes, if you have a financial hardship, send your request

†††† Can I still attend?†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† in writing to Michele Harbour at NYSBA,

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† One Elk Street, Albany, New York 12207

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† or by e-mail to mharbour@nysba.org.


4.What are the deadlines?


To get the Law Guardian or Assigned Counsel fee waiver:†††††††† January 15, 2007


To avoid the $50 late charge for all attendees:†††††††††††††††††††††††††† January 19, 2007



5.What CLE credit do I get?†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3.5 hours


6.If I register with the fee waiver and then donít go,††††††††††††††† The kindly Committee on Children and the Law

†††† what happens?†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† still has to pay for you.Please donít register if

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† youíre not sure you can attend!


7.Will we receive a program book?†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Yes.See table of contents when it is hyperlinked here

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Last updated January 10, 2007


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