be supported by a team of experienced staff, including
a program attorney, case coordinator, staff and the
continues to develop as a useful resource that includes up-to-date searchable
case summaries, legislative updates, Conferences and Training, Resources by Topic (Independent Living, Domestic Violence, Mental Health , Education, Legal Research and Writing, Keeping Children Safe Act, Adoption Subsidies, Psychotropic Medications, ASFA), Teen Resources, and links to statutory
and administrative materials.
Legal Briefs Newsletter provides case summaries and
articles reinforcing general areas of practice as well
as instruction on complex legal issues. The newsletter
who have an interest in Florida dependency law and can
be accessed through the website. You can also sign up
on the website to have the Legal Briefs Newsletter delivered
to your e-mail in box.
The Practice Bulletin provides a summary of an important dependency topic (such as Proving Nexus, Master Trusts, Education), with case summaries, and links to even more information. You can receive the Practice Bulletin via e-mail, by by signing up on the website. Archived editions of the Bulletin are located on the statewide website in the Legal Resources /Archived Newsletters section.
has developed a collection of legal forms. The forms
include sample motions and assorted legal memoranda.
You will have access to legal
forms and resources. Click
here to view a list of legal forms currently available.
Legal Forms are also available upon request.
You have the option to take part in monthly training
conference calls for CLE credit. Simply ask the case
coordinator to submit your name and e-mail address to
be part of the conference call information distribution
list. The Statewide Guardian ad Litem Program provides
these monthly trainings free of charge.
uses experts in the field to explain the path of a dependency case. Each chapter offers practice aids and useful practice tips to put dependency law into motion to help children. Other topics such as Developmental Disabilities, Education and Independent Living are also included in the on-line manual.