Understand the temporary court rules in place during the COVID-19 “Shelter in Place” order. How are emergencies, OPs, custody issues, hearings, new motions and petitions, trials and prove-ups being handled during this unusual time? Get tips for managing client expectations and solving their problems when you cannot just run to court. Hear about potential future developments in court rules and procedures.
A discussion regarding how COVID-19 is effecting family law issues such as co-parenting, schedules, vacations, and financial matters. The panelists will be offering their thoughts and advice and consist of practicing attorneys, Judge Walker of Cook County Circuit Court's Domestic Relations Division and Judge Berger (ret.), a senior mediator and arbitrator at ADR Solutions, and a former Judge in Cook County Circuit Court's Domestic Relations Division.
This is the reality we are all facing where in person litigation, mediation, and even client meetings might not be possible or might need to be modified. Technology that can assist you, including online co-parenting communication tools such as Our Family Wizard, will be highlighted.