News Upcoming Distance Learning CLEs From NPLS

Upcoming Distance Learning CLEs From NPLS

NPLS Continuing Legal Education Program

NPLS now offers Distance Learning CLEs!

December 1, 2020

10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Medical Assistance Overview
(1 Substantive CLE Credit)
Zoom Registration: https://bit.ly/2GddGqH

This session will provide information on the application process for medical assistance, and eligibility requirements for the various categories of medical assistance.  Information will also be provided on Immigrants’ eligibility requirements for medical assistance. Information will be provided on appeal rights for applicants and recipients.

Presented by Bill McLaughlin, Paralegal, Public Benefits Specialist, NPLS

December 8, 2020

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Introduction to Social Security Disability Benefits
(1 Substantive CLE Credit)
Zoom Registration: https://bit.ly/3jJrB5g

This session will provide a basic overview of the two Social Security Disability Benefits programs and how the Social Security Administration (SSA) adjudicates disability claims. Information will be provided on the difference between SSI and SSDI, the SSA definition of disability, the five step sequential process, and the claims process from initial application to federal district court appeal. 

Presented by Jane A. Allen, Staff Attorney, NPLS

December 9, 2020

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Tax Sales: Know When To Hold Them and Know When To Fold Them
(1.5 Substantive CLE Credits)
Zoom Registration: https://bit.ly/3kIZR2f

December 15, 2020

10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
SNAP Benefits Overview
(1 Substantive CLE Credit)
Zoom Registration: https://bit.ly/3jHG81x

This session will provide information on the eligibility requirements for SNAP, including who is considered part of a SNAP household when applying for SNAP, what counts as income for SNAP eligibility, what deductions from household income are allowed, and SNAP benefit determinations. Information will be provided on appeal rights for applicants and recipients.

Presented by Bill McLaughlin, Paralegal, Public Benefits Specialist

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