Lawyers are “flipping their wigs” today to raise awareness for charity. Flip Your Wig for Justice is an awareness and pledge-based fundraising campaign in support of access to justice in Ontario. 609 more words
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The BBA New Lawyers and Intellectual Property Sections teamed up with Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts to train attorneys on ways that they can help art and cultural organizations. 216 more words
ATTORNEY AND NON-ATTORNEY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR REFUGEE/ASYLEE ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS CLINIC IN BALTIMORE, MD
Immigration Legal Services Esperanza Center, a program of Catholic Charities of Baltimore, in partnership with Exelon Corporation and Asylee Women Enterprise, will be hosting a free refugee/asylee adjustment clinic on Tuesday night, March 11 and Saturday morning, March 15.
On Thursday, the Environmental Law Public Service Committee and the Health Law Social Action Committee sponsored a panel discussion on “Cultivating Local, Healthy Food: Urban Agriculture Initiatives & Pro Bono Opportunities.” Despite the recent cold snap, it’s not too early to plan on making your spring more sustainable. 203 more words
For many people, moving to the United States of America represents a chance for a new beginning. The “American dream” presents seemingly boundless opportunities and the prospect for a life their home countries may not offer. 1,837 more words
When it comes to patent trolls, the White House has stepped up its game. Until recently, the White House used its political might to pressure Congress to consider the blight caused by patent trolls, but took little action beyond pure rhetoric. 309 more words