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Boston Globe
For Betsy DeVos, the invitations roll inhot-button issue that policymakers and advocacy groups want DeVos to address wh
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
hot-button issue that policymakers and advocacy groups want DeVos to address while she’s in town. Harvard Law School’s Legal Services Center and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey have both issued DeVos invitations to spend time with... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Proposed law aims to protect low income residents from burdensome debt collectionyears to four years. Money or property could only be seized on earnings above $
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 hours ago
years to four years. Money or property could only be seized on earnings above $51,000. Matthew Brooks of Greater Boston Legal Services testified that low income consumers are most affected by current debt collection laws. “If you’re earning this... Read more
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New Kerala
Muthoot Finance strengthens management, appoints three new Independent Directors - newkerala news #274782taxation, labour and industrial law. During his innings, he served at top posit
New Kerala / Posted 3 hours ago
taxation, labour and industrial law. During his innings, he served at top positions at various institutes like Kerala State Legal Services Authority, Indian Law institute, National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Chanakya National Law... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
District Council to vote on Shannocks demolition this weekold Shannocks hotel, and repurpose it into four commercial units and 10 apartme
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 11 hours ago
old Shannocks hotel, and repurpose it into four commercial units and 10 apartments. Judy Oliver, NNDC cabinet member for legal services, said: “It is absolutely essential this site is brought back into use and that the current blight on the... Read more
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Business Wire
Target Raises Minimum Hourly Wage to $11, Commits to $15 Minimum Hourly Wage by End of 2020paid short-term disability and free access to life resources such as nurse, men
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
paid short-term disability and free access to life resources such as nurse, mental health support, financial counseling and legal services. The company also offers financial resources for its team members, including Target Credit Union, a... Read more
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New York Post
Mayor de Blasio says Hillary let him down in new bookto aid the needy, including subsidized housing, homelessness prevention, mental
New York Post / Posted 21 hours ago
to aid the needy, including subsidized housing, homelessness prevention, mental-health treatment, public hospitals and legal services for the poor. And for all the political spats de Blasio has had with Gov. Cuomo, it is the mayor who mostly... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Why compensation to victims of sexual assault not same, asks SCsuffered sexual assault had to face such apathy. The court asked the member se
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
suffered sexual assault had to face such apathy. The court asked the member secretary of the National Association of Legal Services Authority (NALSA) to be present on the next date of hearing. The bench also pointed out that it would “like... Read more
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The Hill
'SandersCare' doesn't pass the laugh testmedical care. Dr. Roger Klein is principal at Klein and Klein Co., L.P.A. and
The Hill / Posted yesterday
medical care. Dr. Roger Klein is principal at Klein and Klein Co., L.P.A. and Roger D. Klein, MD JD Consulting, providing legal services, litigation support and medical, scientific and business consulting in the areas of regulation, intellectual... Read more
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The Hindu
95 mobile companies set up plants in India: IT Ministerhave been given legal advice,” he said. The CSCs connect person seeking legal
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
have been given legal advice,” he said. The CSCs connect person seeking legal advice with lawyer empanelled with National Legal Services Authority. The minister said that the government has announced plan to make 6 crore families in the country... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Election Petition - What the Reasoned Judgments Meanof the Constitution would call for. That there would be persons happy with the
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the Constitution would call for. That there would be persons happy with them while others, extremely powerful, would be extremely unhappy -- and that is the bedrock of a democracy. Sekou Owino is head of legal services at Nation Medi... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Groups in the Mid-Hudson Valley: Sept. 24, 2017Valley, Irene Monck of Gilman Ciocia, Greer Rychcik of the Hyde Park Central Sc
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted yesterday
Valley, Irene Monck of Gilman Ciocia, Greer Rychcik of the Hyde Park Central School District and Rachel Saunders of Legal Services of the Hudson Valley. The honorees were chosen by a selection committee comprised of the past three years’... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
DACA recipients scramble to renew their work permitsand paralegals from various groups including Boat People SOS, Justice for Our N
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
and paralegals from various groups including Boat People SOS, Justice for Our Neighbors and the Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative, or HILSC, reviewed DACA filings and processed renewals free of charge Saturday. Through... Read more
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Raw Story
Every year, millions try to navigate US courts without a lawyerdownturn and the relationship between poor economic conditions and issues like
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
downturn and the relationship between poor economic conditions and issues like housing and domestic relations. The Legal Services Corporation, the single largest funder of civil legal aid for low-income Americans in the nation, reported in... Read more
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New Kerala
SaltDNA Announces Secure Calls from Desktop App - newkerala news #274254to innovate in this area and increase the flexibility of its solution," said Na
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
to innovate in this area and increase the flexibility of its solution," said Nankunda Katangaza, Director at International Legal Services Consultancy, Hook Tangaza. "SaltDesktop offers secure messaging, file transfer and now voice, which I'm sure... Read more
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New York Post
NY’s chief judge pushes hysteria from the benchtalking point that President Trump is out to deport every single immigrant. At
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
talking point that President Trump is out to deport every single immigrant. At a Court of Appeals hearing on providing legal services to the poor, DiFiore slammed the legal profession for not doing enough to help illegal immigrants survive the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rise of the machines: Do robots in the workplace mean jobs are lost?reason you do that is very simple - is that people in business are very frustra
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
reason you do that is very simple - is that people in business are very frustrated that the traditional mode of receiving legal services, and this (automation) just delivers legal services faster and more cost effectively that we ever thought... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court newsSchadt Ave., Whitehall, filed an action against Brenda Trotta, 938 Van Man Lane
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
Schadt Ave., Whitehall, filed an action against Brenda Trotta, 938 Van Man Lane, Lehighton, claiming she owes a bill for legal services provided. Sought is $12,816.22 plus interest, costs and fees. Credit default Midland Funding, of... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Fort Carson hosts Retiree Appreciation Dayto assist retirees in completing powers of attorney, living wills and to answer
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
to assist retirees in completing powers of attorney, living wills and to answer questions and provide information about legal services. The El Paso County Department of Motor Vehicles will be open. There will be light refreshments and door... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Oakland County community calendarTrail, South Lyon, 248-437-6431, ssldl.info. LEGAL AID � Goodman Acker, P.C.
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Trail, South Lyon, 248-437-6431, ssldl.info. LEGAL AID � Goodman Acker, P.C. Law Office 4th annual Law Day offering free legal services is 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 23 at Southfield Pavillion, Southfield Municipal Complex, 26000 Evergreen Road,... Read more
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Business Wire
Downtown Kitchener’s Innovation District to Become Future Home of Gowling WLGWaterloo Region, we’re very excited to be joining the city’s Innovation Distric
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Waterloo Region, we’re very excited to be joining the city’s Innovation District – an area that reflects our approach to legal services, as well as the clients we work with,” said Bryce Kraeker, managing partner of Gowling WLG’s Waterloo Region... Read more
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The News & Observer
Inmate alleges that prison staffer forced him to have sex - and wins in courtis always in a position of power over a prisoner,” said Michele Luecking-Sunman
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
is always in a position of power over a prisoner,” said Michele Luecking-Sunman, a lawyer for North Carolina Prisoner Legal Services, a publicly funded office that advocates for inmates. “A prisoner doesn’t have the liberty to say, ‘I don’t... Read more
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The Manila Times
SC affirms disallowance of NIA personnel’s perksFelipa Anama, the SC En Banc denied the petition of Gregorio Pang and Wilfredo
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
Felipa Anama, the SC En Banc denied the petition of Gregorio Pang and Wilfredo Manuel filed against the Commission on Audit-Legal Services Sector, et al. Pang, project manager, and Manuel, division manager, were given co-terminus appointments by... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Could a school and 250 houses be built in Bleadon?built in Bleadon? The proposed development on Sanders Fields, in Bleadon, off
Weston Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
built in Bleadon? The proposed development on Sanders Fields, in Bleadon, off the A370. Picture: Sutherland Property and Legal Services Ltd A primary school and 250 houses could be built on the outskirts of a North Somerset village. Planning... Read more
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Salon.com
Will the Courts save the Dreamers?from that status." Napolitano promised that UC campuses will continue to provi
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
from that status." Napolitano promised that UC campuses will continue to provide undocumented immigrant students with free legal services, financial aid and loans, and will order campus police to refrain from contacting, detaining, interrogating or... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Farm workers detained and moved to out-of-state jailOCEANA COUNTY, MICH. - A non-profit that offers legal services to seasonal work
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
OCEANA COUNTY, MICH. - A non-profit that offers legal services to seasonal workers is concerned about the treatment of migrant blueberry pickers who were taken into custody Tuesday evening near New Era. Armed officers in unmarked vehicles surrounded... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens Judge Patricia Barron overcame obstacles in path to successa bachelor’s degree in political science, summa cum laude, from Mercer Universi
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
a bachelor’s degree in political science, summa cum laude, from Mercer University. She worked as an attorney with Georgia Legal Services for 20 years in different offices throughout the state. She also worked for the University of Georgia School... Read more
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Sun Star
DCWD strengthens community participationengineer Ricardo Corcino; water as a gender issue and roles of the LGU in manag
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
engineer Ricardo Corcino; water as a gender issue and roles of the LGU in managing rural water systems by OIC of DCWD’s Legal Services Division lawyer Jennife Borong; and roles of the association in sustaining a water supply project by... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas Board of Regents lists, sets boundaries for members’ conflicts of interestCenter in Kansas City, Kan. Shane Bangerter, a Dodge City member of the Board o
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Center in Kansas City, Kan. Shane Bangerter, a Dodge City member of the Board of Regents, owns a law firm that provided legal services to Dodge City Community College. “The individual would then abstain from voting on these particular areas... Read more
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EuroNews
Advocates Slam 'Needless' Police Killing of Deaf Manand this absolutely needs to stop," said Howard Rosenblum, the National Associa
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
and this absolutely needs to stop," said Howard Rosenblum, the National Association of the Deaf's CEO and director of legal services. "All law enforcement officers must be trained to identify when a person they are dealing with may be deaf,... Read more
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CNET
Face ID can protect iPhone X from thieves, but not the lawenforcement context than you would have if you were using a password," said Jos
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
enforcement context than you would have if you were using a password," said Josh King, the chief legal officer at online legal services marketplace Avvo. It's not quite as simple as an officer holding a phone to a face to unlock the device. It's... Read more
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Miami New Times
Broke After Hurricane Irma? Here Are Five Programs to Get Back on Your Feetdoesn't hurt to contact your landlord to ask for some extra time. If your renta
Miami New Times / Posted 4 days ago
doesn't hurt to contact your landlord to ask for some extra time. If your rental property was damaged in the storm, Florida Legal Services recommends negotiating a reduced rent payment with your landlord or asking if you can temporarily move to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nehawu Condemns CPUT Arson AttacksPolice Services [SAPS] to investigate the three cases and we call on them to in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Police Services [SAPS] to investigate the three cases and we call on them to interrogate the alleged refusal of the CPUT Legal Services Manager, Ms. Sifumba, who has always been dismissing as insufficient any information brought to the attention... Read more
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SKY News
Co-op Group sells off last 1% stake in Co-op Bankby its Insurance arm. The Co-op Group encompasses five businesses: Co-op Food,
SKY News / Posted 4 days ago
by its Insurance arm. The Co-op Group encompasses five businesses: Co-op Food, Co-op Insurance, Co-op Electrical, Co-op Legal Services and Co-op Funeralcare. The Co-op Bank was previously also entirely owned by the Group, but was spun off after... Read more
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EuroNews
UK Co-Operative Group profit hit by member reward scheme, insurancecost of a new member reward scheme and a decline in insurance profit. The UK’s
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
cost of a new member reward scheme and a decline in insurance profit. The UK’s biggest mutual group, which also operates legal services, travel and electrical goods retailing businesses, made an underlying pretax profit of 14 million pounds in... Read more
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birminghammail
Amazon and Google's Premier League live-streaming plansto the Premier League and the future health of English football," declared Kevi
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
to the Premier League and the future health of English football," declared Kevin Plumb, the Premier League's director of legal services, when the announcement was made back in July. The order covers the 2017-18 season and has been described as a... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Talk explores gang interventionBoyle described as “reverse cherry pickers” — provides 15,000 felons and gang m
Yale Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Boyle described as “reverse cherry pickers” — provides 15,000 felons and gang members with therapy, employment, education, legal services and a network of support. Noting that the term “community service” implies a distinction between the service... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Judiciary Expanding To Provide More Legal Help In BaltimoreMaryland Chief Judge John P. Morrissey will open the District Court Self-Help R
CBS Baltimore / Posted 5 days ago
Maryland Chief Judge John P. Morrissey will open the District Court Self-Help Resource Center. The center will offer free legal services to residents seeking guidance on landlord/tenant disputes, small claims suits, debt collection and expungement... Read more
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The Daily Record
STAFF ATTORNEY DISTRICT COURT SELF-HELP CENTERbut not limited to, family law matters, foreclosures, landlord/tenant, expungem
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
but not limited to, family law matters, foreclosures, landlord/tenant, expungements, and domestic violence matters. Legal services to self-represented litigants may include phone and live chat assistance or as requested by the Court.... Read more
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Al.com
Birmingham lawyer sentenced for misappropriating funds from volunteer lawyer programto court documents, the investigation into Mauro began in August 2012, when a "
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
to court documents, the investigation into Mauro began in August 2012, when a "very concerned intern" told Legal Services Alabama that Mauro and another employee at BBVLP were using sub-grant funds for paying family cell phone... Read more
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The Daily Record
Md. attorneys provided $4.6M worth of pro bono services in fiscal 2017 Nearly 200 lawyers in Baltimore provided free legal services to low-income re
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Nearly 200 lawyers in Baltimore provided free legal services to low-income residents, according to Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service. Complete access to news articles on this... Read more
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The Daily Record
Md. attorneys provided $4.6M worth of pro bono services in fiscal 2017Nearly 200 lawyers in Baltimore provided free legal services to low-income Mary
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Nearly 200 lawyers in Baltimore provided free legal services to low-income Marylanders in the last fiscal year, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service announced this week. In all, 665 volunteer attorneys across the state closed more than 3,200 pro bono... Read more
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New Kerala
Government of Canada announces judicial appointment in the province of British Columbia - newkerala news #273506courts. Justice Fisher also contributed to the legal profession in other ways,
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
courts. Justice Fisher also contributed to the legal profession in other ways, as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Legal Services Society of British Columbia, Chair of the Hospital Appeals Board, and member of the Forest Appeals Commission.... Read more
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Business Wire
Robert E. Holden and Ivan R. Reich Join Jones Walker LLPFlorida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, and Texas. The firm is comm
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, and Texas. The firm is committed to providing a comprehensive range of legal services to major multinational, public and private corporations, Fortune® 500 companies, money center banks, worldwide... Read more
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Scotsman
List of 111 powers SNP say Scotland will be denied after Brexitof European Arrest Warrant 92. Procedural rights (criminal cases) – minimum st
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
of European Arrest Warrant 92. Procedural rights (criminal cases) – minimum standards measures 93. Provision of legal services 94. Provision in the 1995 Data Protection Directive (soon to be replaced by the General Data Protection... Read more
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Scotsman
In Full: List of powers Scotland will be denied after Brexitof European Arrest Warrant 92. Procedural rights (criminal cases) – minimum st
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
of European Arrest Warrant 92. Procedural rights (criminal cases) – minimum standards measures 93. Provision of legal services 94. Provision in the 1995 Data Protection Directive (soon to be replaced by the General Data Protection... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How Amazon and Google are looking to change the face of Premier League footballto the Premier League and the future health of English football," declared Kevi
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
to the Premier League and the future health of English football," declared Kevin Plumb, the Premier League's director of legal services, when the announcement was made back in July. The order covers the 2017-18 season and has been described as a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trade-gap measure tops $123Bthat China is backtracking in some areas, including by imposing new restriction
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
that China is backtracking in some areas, including by imposing new restrictions on food imports, express delivery and legal services. It proposed hundreds of possible changes to open the state-dominated economy wider or simplify rules in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rohingyas flee Myanmar: How India can resolve the humanitarian crisistheir services for free for anyone who was expecting an arrival who somehow did
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
their services for free for anyone who was expecting an arrival who somehow didn’t arrive, you know they were there giving legal services. Sergey Brin, one of the founders of Google who was himself a refugee to the United States went to San... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Students demand bathroom accountabilitythis month. Students were then invited to submit testimony for the variance hea
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 5 days ago
this month. Students were then invited to submit testimony for the variance hearing, as well as advised to contact Student Legal Services. Students questioned the committee’s intentions behind the re-signing of the bathroom. “Why couldn’t we... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Immigration policy discussed in public teach-inhosted by the Pioneer Valley Workers Center. Resources on campus for students
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 5 days ago
hosted by the Pioneer Valley Workers Center. Resources on campus for students affected by DACA are available from Student Legal Services. Pamela Dutta, administrative director of the UMass Student Legal Services Office, directed students to refer... Read more
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