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Fighting Cyber Sexual Abuse

Fighting Cyber Sexual Abuse:
Safety Tips, Litigation Strategy, and New City Legislation
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Program Fee:

Live Program: Free for Members | $50 for Nonmembers

CLE Credit:
New York: 2.0 Professional Practice
New Jersey: 2.1 General
California: 2.0 General
Pennsylvania: 1.5 General

This program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys

This presentation will address the damaging form of abuse often referred to as “revenge porn” - more appropriately termed cyber sexual abuse. The training will discuss the ways in which abusers can harass, stalk, and coerce through technology and online spaces, the incredibly damaging effects of this harassment, and cases of victims who have been affected by this form of abuse. The training will address family, criminal, and civil court strategies for addressing this abuse as well as safety planning for victims and remedies for victims to request take-downs of images and media online. With their specific area of expertise in fighting cyber sexual abuse, the presenters will address best practices in evidence preservation, technology safety planning, and strategies to fight cyber sexual abuse including family, civil, and criminal court remedies, such as specific proposed language for Orders of Protection addressing this abuse, criminal justice remedies regarding cyber sexual abuse, and remedies for victims to request take-downs of images and media online.

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Program Chair:
Michelle Burrell, Managing Attorney - Family Defense Practice, Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem

Sponsoring Association Committees:
Domestic Violence, Amanda Beltz, Chair
Family Court and Family Law, Glenn Metsch-Ampel, Chair
Sex & Law, Mirah Curzer & Melissa Lee, Co-Chairs

New York City Bar 42 West 44th St New York, NY 10036

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