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Hurricane Disaster Relief: Training for Lawyers
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: THE VENUE FOR THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED. IT WILL BE TAKING PLACE AT THE NEW YORK COUNTY LAWYERS ASSOCIATION, 14 VESEY STREET, NEW YORK, NY 10007.

1.0 Professional Practice and 1.0 Skills CLE credit.
This event is accredited by the PRBA

There is no fee for this event; Please register directly with PRBA at http://prbany.com/calendar/ or contact puertoricanbarny@gmail.com for more information.

Description:
Join us for a basic training on FEMA, SBA loans, DSNAP (disaster food stamps), disaster unemployment assistance, and other disaster related benefits presented by experienced New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) attorneys.

Welcome Remarks:
Hon. Federico Hernandez Denton, Former Chief Justice, Puerto Rico Supreme Court
Carmen Pacheco, President, Puerto Rican Bar Association
Betty Lugo, Past President, Puerto Rican Bar Association

Speakers:
William Friedman, Storm Response Unit, New York Legal Assistance Group
Elizabeth Morris, Storm Response Unit, New York Legal Assistance Group

Sponsoring Association Committee:
Task Force on Puerto Rico, Roger Maldonado, Chair

Co-Sponsoring Organizations:
Chief Judge's Task Force on Hurricane Relief
Colegio de Abogados y Abogadas de Puerto Rico
Hispanic National Bar Association
Puerto Rican Bar Association

Colegio de Abogados y Abogadas de Puerto Rico
PRBANYLAG

Please register directly with PRBA at http://prbany.com/calendar/.

Related Resource:
If you are interested in this program, you may also be interested in this City Bar resource:

Suspension of Jones Act in Aid of Relief for Puerto Rico

 

Where:
New York County Lawyers Association
14 Vesey Street
New York, NY 10007

 

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