NOVA News & Notes – February 15, 2018

NOVA News & Notes

ICYMI: Recently Discussed on the Forums

Information Exchange Forum - Termination of TDRL

Information Exchange Forum - Statement in Support of Claim

Appellate News - Due Process For Failure of RO to Rule on Motion for Extension to Respond to SSOC

Appellate News - Constructive Receipt and 3.156(b)

New Practitioner's Forum - Advice on MSPB appeal


Register for NOVA Spring Conference in San Diego

The NOVA Conference will increase your knowledge, confidence, and expertise in representing veterans before the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. In addition, your time may be credited to your jurisdiction’s CLE requirements.

The conference includes a one-day Basic Session scheduled for Thursday, March 15. The Spring Conference, scheduled for Friday and Saturday, March 16 and 17, is filled with a wide array of interesting and informative topics and presenters. For detailed descriptions of the sessions, please check out our2018 Spring Conference Brochure.

The NOVA room block at Loews Coronado Bay is full. Please refer to this list of hotelsin the area for alternative accommodations

Click HERE for more information about the conference and to register! If you have any questions or concerns regarding the conference, please contact Meghan Dunham at the NOVA Office. We look forward to seeing you in San Diego!

NOVA Accreditation Webinar Series Approved for CLEs. BUY NOW!

NOVA is pleased to announce that our webinar series  Representing Veterans and Their Families Before the Department of Veterans Affairs has been approved for CLEs in Virginia and is available for purchase on our website HERE. The entire series has been approved for 4.5 credits.

Three experienced practitioners will walk you through the ABC’s of VA practice.  Each session, approximately 1.5 hours in length, is focused on concepts critical to representation of veterans and their families.  This webinar series is intended to fulfill VA’s accreditation requirements for practitioners that are needed within the first 12 months of initial accreditation.

Save the Date for Future NOVA Conferences!

Fall Conference 2018
Washington, DC - October 18-20, 2018
Hotel: Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill

Spring Conference 2019
Nashville, TN - March 21-23, 2019
Hotel: Sheraton Grand Nashville Downtown

Fall Conference 2019
Portland, OR - September 12-14, 2019
Hotel: Hilton Portland Downtown