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The Chicago Medical-Legal Partnership for Children (CMLPC) is a medical-legal partnership designed to improve patients’ access to healthcare and public benefits. By addressing the full continuum of children’s needs, lawyers and health care providers working together can help prevent illness and also tackle social and economic barriers that can impact access to health care and health outcomes. CMLPC attorneys working at partnership sites are available to provide legal services in hospital and pediatric medical clinics to low-income families. In addition, they offer legal consultation to healthcare providers and ...
organization, internationally recognized for its work in providing unique advocacy and support for people living in poverty, and for communities victimized by discrimination and civil rights abuses. One of the United States' leading centers for social justice , Bet Tzedek is based in Los Angeles, California . It was founded in 1974 by a group of Jewish attorneys determined to address the human rights issues and humanitarian needs endemic to Los Angeles. Their social justice philosophy was rooted in a central tenet of Jewish law and teaching: "Tzedek, tzedek tirdof - Justice, justice you shall pursue." Bet Tzedek ...
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is a national organization that protects and promotes the civil rights of Asian Americans. By combining litigation, advocacy, education and organizing, AALDEF works with Asian American communities across the country to secure human rights for all. And they're looking for summer legal interns: SUMMER LEGAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAM 2010 Internships for the summer of 2010 are available in the following program areas: * Anti-Trafficking Initiative - legal research on the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act and Fair Labor Standards Act, as well as outreach, community education, and advocacy on the rights of women and ... market research, surveys and trends
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Our coverage of “Law Firm Evolution:  Brave New World or Business As Usual?”, a conference held March 21-23, 2010 by the Georgetown Center for the Study of the Legal Profession.  For all our posts on the conference click here . Reported by:    Gregory P Bufithis, Esq.    Founder,  ThePosseList.com and ProjectCounsel.com    Last week we had the opportunity to attend and report on the Georgetown Center for the Study of the Legal Profession conference “Law Firm Evolution:  Brave New World or Business As Usual?”.     The Center is devoted to:  *  Promoting interdisciplinary scholarship on the profession informed by ... market research, surveys and trends

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New York Chief Judge seeks guarantee of civil legal services for poor
New York’s Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman proposed last month that the state’s legal system guarantee a lawyer for poor people in civil cases. In his May 3rd speech, Lipmann argued that equal access to legal representation serves as a major pillar in the American judicial system. Accordingly, Lippman is organizing a task force to determine the most effective way to provide civil legal services to the large population of low income New Yorkers unable to afford a lawyer. He intends to hold hearings in the next few months before presenting an official plan next year. The proposal has thrust New York center stage in the ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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The determination of legal services policy. 453 subsequently during the Carter Presidency. The budget went from $70 million in 1975 to $321 million in 1981, ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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We provide legal counseling and assistance regarding a wide range of legal issues to all currently registered and enrolled UCLA students. We are able to help students with a variety of problems, including: landlord/tenant relations; accident and injury problems; domestic violence and harassment; criminal matters; divorces and other family law matters; automobile purchase, repair, and insurance problems; health care, credit, and financial aid issues; and consumer problems. We also frequently assist students with problems they have with other UCLA departments in such areas as housing, financial aid, harassment, discrimination, ADA ...
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