Friday, September 25, 2015

October 14: Webcast - New York Housing Law for the Low-Income Client

This program provides an overview of New York law that affects many low-income tenants including eligibility for subsidies, procedures for challenging denials and terminations of subsidies, an overview of NYCHA administrative proceedings, and Housing Court practice and procedure basics.
What You Will Learn
  • Common New York State/City Rental Subsidies
  • Housing Court Practice and Procedure Basics
  • New York City Housing Authority Administrative Proceedings
Who Should Attend
Attorneys and advocates interested in learning about housing law for low-income renters in New York should attend this informative program. Pro Bono attorneys deciding whether to take on a pro bono housing case are particularly encouraged to attend.
Title:
New York Housing Law for the Low-Income Client
When/Where:
October 14, 2015
1:30 PM Eastern
New York, NY
Webcast - Register Now!
Also presented in-person in New York City.
Description:
Speakers:

  • Chair: Afua Atta-Mensah ~ Director of Litigation, Safety Net Project, Urban Justice Center
  • Speaker(s)
  • Justin Jose R.S. Lim ~ Staff Attorney, Brooklyn Office for the Aging, Legal Aid Society
  • Kamilla Sj√∂din ~ Associate Director, Housing Law, New York Legal Assistance Group
  • Diana Vaynshenker ~ Staff Attorney, Brooklyn Office for the Aging, The Legal Aid Society
  • Program Attorney(s)
  • Ilizabeth Hempstead ~ Practising Law Institute

Credits:
Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Virgin Islands, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
By:
Practising Law Institute
Cost:
Free
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