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The Hennepin County Board of Commissioners recently approved an amendment to an agreement between the county and the Children's Law Center of Minnesota. On Feb. 22, the board voted to provide full legal representation to state wards, children whose parents' rights have been terminated due to ...

JEFFERSON CITY • A St. Louis County attorney said she filed a complaint with the Missouri Ethics Commission this week accusing state Attorney General Josh Hawley of violating Missouri law by failing to report free legal services he received in 2016. Jane Dueker, an attorney and Democrat, said Hawley's ...
Since the LSC's founding in 1974, legal services staff -- lawyers, paralegals, social workers and investigators -- have worked to provide poor Americans with access to civil legal representation. In addition to assisting individuals, high-impact cases are brought to change laws and improve protections for the ...
Blockchain technology can make legal services more efficient and less costly by establishing automated smart contracts that don't have to rely on human intermediaries to be enacted. According to David Fisher, founder and CEO at Integra Ledger, lawyers need to first understand how blockchain functions ...
Pegasus Legal Services filed the motion in January that requests the name change because Griego's name is unique, and a simple online search could connect him to what he did and jeopardize his personal safety. Griego's attorneys are asking for these records to be sealed, saying his safety overrides ...

In its monthly look at the nation's employment situation, the Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported that 1,135,700 people worked in the legal services sector in February. The legal industry figures are provisional, meaning they could be revised later, and seasonally adjusted. The legal ...
Dan Katz, associate professor and director of the Law Lab at Chicago-Kent College of Law, delivers the keynote address Friday at the ABA Techshow in Chicago. (Photo by Saverio Truglia.) Dan Katz, associate professor and director of the Law Lab at Chicago-Kent College of Law, urged the audience at ...
Three Rivers Legal Services will celebrate 40 years of providing civil legal consultation and representation to families with low incomes at a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. April 12 at the Florida Museum of Natural History in Gainesville. Jorge Labarga. State Supreme Court Chief Justice Jorge Labarga will be the ...
Edwardsville-based attorney Janel Freeman uses one of the computers in the Madison County Law Library to research court cases for an appeal. The library, which also serves as a self-help center for people representing themselves in the court system, offers both bound volumes and online records, and ...
Subject: Social Justice, Environment, Poverty, Civil/Human Rights | Deadline: Apr. 10, 2018 (letters of intent) | Amount: Up to $25,000 . . . Hey! Thanks for being a part of the Youth Today community. Can't see the content you wish to view? Click here to become a subscriber and get access to all our ...
The NFCA's legal counsel will lend its legal services in a variety of ways and can be contacted through email, office phone or cell phone to set up an appointment. Please identify yourself as an NFCA member when you call or write. The legal counsel understands that often coaches face time-sensitive situations – if your ...
To listen to the Federal Newscast on your phone or mobile device, subscribe on PodcastOne or Apple Podcasts. The Legal Services Corporation is detailing every step in its grant making process as part of its systems modernization effort. The LSC is developing a modernization blueprint of the current ...
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Fuller v. Partee (MLW No. 71438/Case No. WD80493 – 14 pages) (Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, Witt, J.) Subscribe; Login. Email Address: Password: Enter your user name and password in the fields above to gain access to the subscriber content on this site. Your subscription includes one ...
Sharpsburg Neighborhood Dinners 'With Benefits' Offer Free Health Care, Legal Services. By Noah Brode • Mar 12, 2018. TweetShareGoogle+Email. Kathleen Lipinski and Pastor Ben Phipps are the people behind Roots of Faith, a community-building effort in Sharpsburg. Noah Brode / 90.5 WESA ...
Even if people understand they are facing a legal problem, they still may not know where to turn for help, or may believe they can handle their problems on their own, said Jon Laramore, executive director of Indiana Legal Services, Inc. But often, if a person seeks legal counsel, they find their quality of life ...

Both groups are nonprofit organizations that gather enterprises interested in exploring blockchain technology. “We can use blockchain as a 'spine' to manage the entire legal industry, build more efficient systems, decrease the cost of legal services, and make sure people get the legal services they need,” ...
Trump Budget Puts Legal Services Back on the Chopping Block. The president also proposed to eliminate LSC funding In his 2018 budget proposal but Congress rebuffed the plan after an outcry from business leaders and politicians. By Jenna Greene | UPDATEDFeb 14, 2018 at 10:52 AM. X ...
Russian mobile operator Megafon has expanded its LegalTech services for SMEs with the 'Key-Ready Service Centre', 'Retail+' and 'Start Of Online Sales' services. Customers using the service are able to receive all necessary legal documents for the launch of a shop, service centre or online shop within ...
The Virginia Legal Aid Society has announced the formation of the Danville Pro Bono Task Force, a group recruiting colleagues to provide free legal help. Danville task force members include Stephen Bass, Steven Gould, Greg Hairston, Michael Nicholas, Alan Spencer and Lee Turpin. This group is hoping ...
In another example of law firms looking to offer clients lower-cost alternatives to the traditional leverage model, Hogan Lovells has teamed up with alternative legal services provider Elevate to launch a new flexible lawyering service. The partnership, which launched February 15 in the United Kingdom, will ...
A pair of Dayton companies have launched a legal services business aimed at helping law firms and underserved individuals secure access to justice. CuroStudio, a Dayton-based legal technology venture, uses industry expertise and software development resources to identify market opportunities and ...
A grant will give migrant workers better access to diplomatic and legal resources across several northern Illinois counties. The Farmworker and Landscaper Advocacy Project, or FLAP, fights against “human labor trafficking” of migrant workers across Illinois. Executive Director Alexandra Sossa says this ...
Working with an interim arrangement since the dismissal of Andrew McGuire and the firm of Gust Rosenfeld last fall, the Town Council discussed the future of its legal services during its annual planning retreat on Thursday, Feb. 8. Administrative Services Director Dave Trimble prepared an analysis for the ...
Clifford Chance Buys Legal Services Arm of Bankrupt British Company. The London-based legal giant is poised to take on 60 paralegals and launch a new low-cost legal services center in England after purchasing the legal services arm of insolvent British construction company Carillion plc. By Alex Berry ...
Legal aid groups once again face a potential budget slashing as part of a recent proposal by President Donald Trump at a time when their resources are already stretched thin. Trump's Feb. 12 budget proposal for the 2019 fiscal year lists the nonprofit Legal Services Corp. among 22 agencies and 66 ...
SCLS is a statewide non-profit law firm that provides civil legal services to protect the rights and represent the interests of low-income South Carolinians. ... For more information or to receive the assistance of South Carolina Legal Services, visit www.sclegal.org, www.lawhelp.org/sc to apply online or call toll ...
In continuing budget resolutions, Congress has kept the LSC budget at last year's level of $385 million for fiscal 2018, and added $15 million to fund legal services for victims of natural disasters. The ABA had mounted a large-scale campaign last year to keep funding for the LSC. The association launched ...
Sherwood said he finds joy in helping others, but the state also strongly suggests attorneys contribute a suggested 50 hours of pro bono services per year. The American Bar Association's Model Rule 6.1 reads, “Every lawyer has a professional responsibility to provide legal services to those unable to pay.”.
As part of the $400 billion budget deal passed by Congress early Friday morning, Legal Services Corp., which provides financial support to Indiana Legal Services, will continue to receive funding about equal to its fiscal year 2017 appropriation. The White House had once proposed completely defunding ...
SMEs are currently losing an estimated £13.6 billion a year, by failing to tackle legal issues. The average UK SME is likely to encounter more than eight legal issues a year. Despite this, these types of businesses are often far less likely to protect their business by regularly using a lawyer, than they are to ...
The Neighborhood Law Project, a partnership between Community Legal Aid and various community organizations, has spent the last year sending lawyers into local neighborhoods to meet the needs of residents who may otherwise not have not had access to legal resources. The project provides legal ...
A group of community volunteers came up with the idea last year to increase citizens' access to legal services. The group has also launched a referral tool called "Smart Intake" designed to help service providers identify clients' legal needs and direct them to aid. In addition, The Escambia Project started a ...
At a special meeting Feb. 1, county Commissioners Tim Brinker and Dave Hinson voted to seek qualifications from outside firms to provide legal services to the county government offices and possibly serve as prosecutors in the municipal court. Presiding Commissioner John Griesheimer was absent from ...
These legal services will be offered in partnership with Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A, Volunteers of Legal Services, and the Urban Justice Center, and businesses can determine if they're eligible by looking on the Commercial Lease Assistance Program's website. “Small businesses don't have ...
But nothing panned out. Though the organization, located in Slavic Village, is shutting its doors, two of CTO's most sought-after programs will live on. The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland, which provides free legal services to low-income clients in civil cases, quickly took over CTO's tenant information hotline.
However, it can be terminated for convenience or cause, according to the city's amended and restated agreement for legal services with proper notice, according to the document. Vander Molen said reviewing the contract did not mean Alvarez-Glasman & Colvin would no longer provide legal services to the ...
He said the lobbyists and lawyers at the firm work in the same building and meet regularly, and often cross-service clients. Generally, McNees is looking to expand its nonlegal service offerings, Kleppinger said. “Growing the traditional outside legal services for private law firms like ourselves is challenging,” ...
SALISBURY, Md. - A new shop is popping up downtown providing legal services to low income families all for free. Mid-Shore Pro Bono is currently in Easton but they are opening up this new location to serve Wicomico County. Now they cover any type of civil work such as divorce, bankruptcy, and even ...
When it comes to legal services procurement, a contradiction emerges in what businesses want and what they do. Although in-house lawyers at companies across the globe value sector breadth and expertise most in a search for law firms, the majority still make their choices based on personal connections ...
Northeast Ohioans have contributed more than $800,000 to the Cuyahoga County Immigration Legal Services Fund at the Cleveland Foundation to maintain due process, fairness and justice for Northeast Ohio's immigrants and their families. “The services that an immigration attorney offers result in a ...
At this year's fair, Elizabeth Kemper, the director of Student Legal Services, presented on topics such as tenants' rights and factors to consider before renting an apartment. Outside of the fair, students can also consult SLS for legal assistance in handling problems like landlord-tenant disputes for a one-time ...
This month, Emory Law — with much support from the Emory Office of LGBT Life — launches Emory LGBTQ Legal Services (ELLS), an organization created to provide pro bono legal assistance to members of the LGBTQ community in the Atlanta area. ELLS will connect pro bono attorneys and volunteer ...
The city's economic development arm approved spending $100,000 over two years to help fund a new position at Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, which is launching a vacant property initiative. Also contributing is the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis. “One of the main initiatives we have ongoing ...
At this year's fair, Elizabeth Kemper, the director of Student Legal Services, presented on topics such as tenants' rights and factors to consider before renting an apartment. Outside of the fair, students can also consult SLS for legal assistance in handling problems like landlord-tenant disputes for a one-time ...
The firm is paid additionally for general legal services and for litigation services, which makes up the lion's share of payments depending on the number of lawsuits filed against the county and their complexity. The Rutherford Neighborhood Alliance contends McCreary shouldn't receive the benefits of a ...
The office filed for a criminal and civil contempt order alleging that Vincent Gonzalez violated a 2010 court order barring him from engaging in immigration and other legal services. Gonzalez, operating a company named God-Man Society Club Inc., is accused of defrauding immigrants out of legal fees by ...
It's a sun-soaked Saturday, and the lobby of the Holiday Inn Express in Palm Desert is packed with an unlikely crowd. Instead of the usual slew of business travelers and middle-aged men in cargo shorts and golf hats, the chairs and benches are filled with families and couples, most of them Latino, ...
Is It Worth the Hassle to Accept Bitcoin for Legal Services? The ethics of receiving payment in cryptocurrency is similar to the ethics of bartering for legal services. By Ian Anderson | UPDATEDDec 20, 2017 at 12:26 PM. X ...


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