Past Programs

The BIDC is committed to providing relevant and high-quality information to professionals working in the field of divorce. Programs may be purchased individually or at a reduced cost if purchased in a package.

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Date: April 3rd, 2019
Where: Millennium Harvest House, Boulder
When: 11:30 am to 1:15 pm
Presenter: Boulder District Court Judges and Magistrates
Cost: $27 Members / $32 Nonmembers (Lunch included)

Twenty Common Errors in Mediation Advocacy

Date: March 6th, 2019
Where: Millennium Harvest House, Boulder
When: 11:30 am to 1:15 pm
Presenter: Hon. Patrick Butler, Nan Waller Burnett, CSW and CJ Larkin
Cost: $27 Members / $32 Nonmembers (Lunch included)

Reunification Therapy in Family Law Litigation

Date: February 6th, 2019
Where: Millennium Harvest House, Boulder
When: 11:30 am to 1:15 pm
Presenter: Jill Reiter, LCSW and Rick Spiegle, PsyD

Developing Your Skills in the Courtroom. A Workshop for CFIs, PREs and Attorneys

Date: January 25th, 2019
Where: Boulder Courthouse
When: 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Cost: 250

Multiple Dates:
Jan 24, 2019 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm (Optional Pre-Courtroom Preparation Workshop)
Jan 25, 2019 8 am to 5 pm (Courtroom workshop)

Cost:
Participant:
$250 for members,
$275 for non-members.

Observer:
$100 for members,
$125 for non-members

Workshop limited to 12 participants (6 attorneys, 6 CFIs). Register early!


Holiday Social Happy Hour

Date: December 5th, 2018
Where: The Vapor Distillery, 5311 Western Avenue #180, Boulder, CO.
When: 5 pm to 7pm
Cost: $20 - includes a delicious buffet of appetizers by Guillaume's European Catering and your first drink of one of their hand made delicious Boulder spirits.

Please bring a non-member to join in on the festivities for only $10.  It’s a perfect time to be with your colleagues and friends to kick off the Holiday season.
Please bring an unwrapped toy to donate to A Precious Child for our Holiday toy drive.
Complimentary distillery tour at 6pm.
Plenty of free parking available.


Anatomy of a Child & Family Investigation

Date: November 7th, 2018
Where: Millennium Harvest House, Boulder
When: 11:30 am to 1:15 pm
Presenter: Hon. Norma Sierra of the 20th Judicial District Court,

A Panel Presentation Presented by:

  • Hon. Norma Sierra of the 20th Judicial District Court
  • Family Law Attorney Josh Anderson, Esq.
  • CFI Susan Vanderborgh, J.D.
  • The panel will discuss and answer questions regarding: 

    1. What attorneys and judges would like to see to make the best use of CFI reports in litigation and settlement negotiations.
    2. Why CFIs do things a certain way and can’t or won’t always give attorneys exactly what they are seeking.
    3. How attorneys and judges can craft orders appointing CFIs so that they are more likely to receive the information they seek.
    4. When is it more appropriate to request a PRE instead of a CFI
    5. Best practices for CFIs

    Changing Landscape of Relocation Cases in Light of Recent Court Decisions

    Date: October 3rd, 2018
    Where: Millennium Harvest House, Boulder
    When: 11:30 am to 1:15 pm
    Presenter: Ericka J.A. Fowler, Esq.
    Cost: $27 - Members / $32 - Nonmembers / $35 Walk-ins