Video Training: Domestic Violence Restraining Orders in California Courts

May 30, 2019

This training video compares the different types of restraining orders available to survivors of abuse in California.  It also discusses how to file a request for a civil restraining order; how to renew a restraining order; and talks about the process to appeal an unfavorable decision in a restraining order case.

Registration and Payment

All videos are free for survivors of domestic violence/intimate partner abuse and the people who support them; California nonprofit / legal aid employees; private attorneys currently representing a survivor of domestic violence pro bono in California; members of the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence; and members of Legal Aid Association of California. ​All others (including private attorneys), please pay before viewing. $35 per video. Click here to pay. In the comments section, please include the name(s) of the training(s) you are paying for. (Payment for training does not count as a tax-deductible donation.)


FVAP’s Director of Programs Jennafer Wagner & Amy Poyer, Senior Staff Attorney at California Women’s Law Center

MCLE Credit

To receive 1 hour of MCLE credit for watching this webinar, please download and complete the below evaluation form, then email it to (Be sure to download the form and save it to your device before entering your information.) Available for CA attorneys only. By submitting this form you are certifying that you viewed the entire presentation, and are electronically signing an attendance record.

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