CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION
AND CERTIFICATION FOR BANKRUPTCY ASSISTANT'S
The following are duties/guidelines for the CLE/CBA Committee, whose goal is to
provide opportunities for the new JAs and CBAs to grow with the Association.
Chairs plan and work on agenda for the annual conference with the President of
Prepares agenda with President
Works with the chair of conference committee concerning speakers’ needs
for the conference
Prepares emails/letters to speakers, making sure they get the proper
information on the courses, bios, photos, special needs for the conference,
such as flip charts, Powerpoint presentations, and any equipment needed
Plans for CBA Seminar for each year
CBA agenda remains the same every year with two standard instructors
(Tamara and Claude)
Judge Dodd has taught, drafted and restructured Ethics)
Judge Tester updated and condensed the Code and Rules in 2008.
His PowerPoint presentation is very good.
Updates Study Guide with Tamara, the Judges for
Code and Rules and Ethics, and Claude for Legal
2009 will use the same study guide (70 copies left from last year)
and will revise and update for 2010 - constantly updating the Code
Extra materials are gathered from the speakers. (The materials have
been printed by Kinkos and they make a special binder for it.)
Revised and Updated CBA Rules and Regulations (2009)
Revised and Updated the Application for Certification (2009)
Note: Judge Dodd and Claude are supposed to revise Ethics and
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Objective: Provide Opportunities for Educational Development and Growth
Promote the annual meeting for our advanced courses. Let JAs and CBAs know
that the educational seminars offered each year at our annual meeting meet the 6-
hour CLE/CEU requirement for re-certification.
Search for the highest level of educational courses (accredited instructors)
Bring in FJC instructors for JAs