march, 2020

20mar9:30 am- 4:30 pmIntervention Orders9:30 am - 4:30 pm Melbourne CBD

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Event Details

Whether you are new to the sector, or an experienced practitioner, you will be familiar with Intervention Orders as a legal tool to ensure your client’s safety. Family Violence Intervention Orders (FVIOs) are an important legal response to family violence. Our training will help you understand the legal process of Intervention Orders, including what happens if the order is breached. We’ll also explain how FVIOs interact with other court orders.

Who Should Attend?

  • Practitioners in family violence services
  • Practitioners in community health services.

What Will you Learn?

  • The process of an Intervention Order matter through the Court system
  • Supports – legal and otherwise – which may assist your client
  • What happens if your client (or the other party) wants to change or revoke the Intervention Order?
  • The process when there is a breach of the Intervention Order, including advocacy tips when reporting breaches to police
  • How the interaction between Intervention Orders and other family law matters work.

 

Time

(Friday) 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Organizer

Women's Legal Service Victoria