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.

Child Support and Child Tax Related Issues Update

Date: October 6th, 2021
Where: Via Zoom
When: 12:00 pm
Presenter: Mary N. Street, Katherine Powers and Donna M. Lyle
Cost: $35 to non-members and Free to Registered Members

Mary N. Street, Katherine Powers and Donna M. Lyle present on recent Child Support and Tax related issues.

 

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Recognizing and Reporting Child Sexual Abuse, Handling Disclosures, and the Basics of Mandated Reporting

Date: September 1st, 2021
Where: Zoom Meeting
When: 12:00PM - 1:15PM
Presenter: Gretchen Fair, LCSW
Cost: Included in Membership Package / $35 for All Non-Members

Gretchen Fair, LCSW from the Blue Sky Bridge in Boulder will be discussing topics about child sexual abuse.

This program is a great opportunity for CFI’s and PRE’s to get started on meeting the training requirements necessary under the new legislation taking effect January 1, 2022 (HB21-1228).

 

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Welcome to the Incoming Law Class of 2024!

Date: August 9th, 2021
Where: University of Colorado Law School, Goldstein Courtyard
When: 9:00AM - 10:30AM
Presenter: Johanna Blumenthal and Janette Jordan

Welcome to the incoming University of Colorado Law Class of 2024! The BIDC is excited to be hosting its annual orientation table to share information about our organization. Make sure to stop by and introduce yourself. We are offering a special student membership rate of just $10.

GO BUFFS!


Difficult Conversations: Managing Trauma

Date: May 5th, 2021
Where: Zoom Webinar
When: 12:00PM - 1:15PM
Presenter: TBD
Cost: Included in Membership Package / $32 for All Non-Members


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Current Trends in Supervised Parenting

Date: April 7th, 2021
Where: Zoom Webinar
When: 12:00PM - 1:15PM
Presenter: Boulder Voices for Children & Julianna Bellipanni
Cost: Included in Membership Package / $32 for All Non-Members

Julianna Bellipanni, Arlene Brugel and Rachel Russell (from Boulder Voices for Children) will offer updates and changes in supervised parenting regarding the terminology, different services, therapeutic and coaching options, safety features, location and facility features, substance use monitoring, Spanish language services and fee structures.

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Dividing Retirement Assets Workshop

Date: April 2nd, 2021
Where: Zoom Webinar
When: 8:30 am to 1:00 pm
Presenter: Carl S. McGuire III, Steve Svenningson, Jennifer Schreck, & Tom Toxby
Cost: Early Bird Pricing (through March 5, 2021): $95 for members, $125 non-members

Apart from the marital residence, retirement accounts are often the most important assets that are divided in a divorce and the most tricky to divide correctly. This is such a critical issue that many seasoned divorce attorneys rely upon retirement division experts to assist with this task.

BIDC is excited to present a half-day zoom webinar on retirement division in which all of your retirement plan division questions can be answered by experts.

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Pro Se Related Topics

Date: March 3rd, 2021
Where: Zoom Webinar
When: 12:00PM - 1:15PM
Presenter: 20th Judicial FCF and SRLCs
Cost: Included in Membership Package / $32 for All Non-Members

Tani Papp, the Pro Se Litigant Coordinator for the 20th Judicial District and Jaime Watman, the Family Court Facilitator for the 20th Judicial District discuss pro se litigant issues and resources.

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Family Law Update

Date: February 3rd, 2021
Where: Zoom Webinar
When: 12:00PM - 1:15PM
Presenter: Sharlene Aitken
Cost: Included in Membership Package / $32 for All Non-Members

Ms. Aitken will provide her Annual Family Law Case Review on both Published and Unpublished Opinions from 2020 and 2021 from her practice as an appellate lawyer. This program will discuss how current and future appellate cases can shape your Family Law practice moving forward.

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January Social Networking Happy Hour

Date: January 14th, 2021
Where: Zoom Webinar
When: 4:30 pm
Cost: Members Only :)

Fall Courtroom Workshop (Remote) * See Cancellation Message*

Date: November 20th, 2020
Where: WebEx
When: morning session 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, afternoon session 1:00pm to 3:00 pm
Cost: Participants: $100 members/$175 non-members; Observers: $50 members/$85 non-members
This program has been cancelled. Anyone who previously signed up will be issued a refund. Please contact newboulderidc@gmail.com with any questions.

4th Annual Courtroom Bootcamp. A remote “mock trial” type workshop in which CFIs, PREs, and other professionals will have the chance to practice testifying and attorneys will have the chance to practice direct and cross examination of experts.