2017 Veterans Law Conference and Annual Meeting

The CAVC Bar Association will be holding an all-day Veterans Law Conference on October 20, 2017, at the Washington Navy Yard and Conference Center, including an all-day CLE program, a plated luncheon, and a reception.

Click here to view the conference agenda

Registration
The registration rate is $120 for current CAVC Bar Association members and $170 for non-members. Registration closes on Friday, October 6, 2017.

UPDATE: Registration is sold out.

All attendees must complete Form 5512 to ensure access to the conference center. Completed forms must be submitted to Meg Kral at megan.kral@va.gov no later than 12 pm ET on Friday, October 6. Any person who does not submit a completed Form 5512 will be denied access to the conference center.

If you have any questions, please contact Meg Kral at megan.kral@va.gov or 202-632-6908.

Character of Discharge and Discharge Upgrades

Thanks to everyone who attended our Character of Discharge and Discharge Upgrades panel!

Date: 
Wednesday, May 10th at 3:00 PM

Location:
Federal Circuit Bar Association Conference Room
1620 I Street NW, Suite 801
Washington, D.C

Featured Panelists:
Roselyn Tyson, Policy Analyst, Veterans Benefits Administration, Compensation Service
Andrew Bodyk, External Liaison, Veterans Benefits Administration, Compensation Service
Dana Montalto, Attorney & Senior Clinical Fellow, Harvard Law School Veterans Legal Clinic (author of the report Underserved)

Panel Presentations:
Navigating the Twilight Zone of Character of Discharge Determinations (E. Seamone)
Undeserved (D. Montalto)
VA Benefit Eligibility Based on Character of Discharge (R. Tyson)