Worried about your child being bullied?

Worried about your child being bullied?

October 16, 2014

Bullying has had several negative effects on our youth today. It has been linked to several psychological disorders such as depression, suicidal thoughts, and has been the cause of several violent actions in our schools. Rates of bullying have decreased since 1998, but rates of physical fighting have remained theRead More

Worried about your child being bullied?

Worried about your child being bullied?

October 16, 2014

Bullying has had several negative effects on our youth today. It has been linked to several psychological disorders such as depression, suicidal thoughts, and has been the cause of several violent actions in our schools. Rates of bullying have decreased since 1998, but rates of physical fighting have remained theRead More

Worried about your child being bullied?

Worried about your child being bullied?

October 16, 2014

Bullying has had several negative effects on our youth today. It has been linked to several psychological disorders such as depression, suicidal thoughts, and has been the cause of several violent actions in our schools. Rates of bullying have decreased since 1998, but rates of physical fighting have remained theRead More

Program aimed at helping unemployed veterans

Program aimed at helping unemployed veterans

October 14, 2014

We’re still feeling the effects of the 2007 economic crisis.  As many people, continue to deal with a lack of employment or underemployment, veterans are finding themselves increasingly in this situation.   Of the 2.9 million long term unemployed people who were denied benefits this year – 285,000 of them areRead More

New online foreclosure guide helps families with no legal aid

New online foreclosure guide helps families with no legal aid

October 20, 2014

In August, Bank of America agreed to a record-setting $16.65 billion settlement with the Department of Justice for selling toxic mortgage securities during the housing boom. The agreement includes $30 million for states to distribute to their legal aid programs. Legal aid attorneys play a key role in preventing unnecessaryRead More

New online foreclosure guide helps families with no legal aid

New online foreclosure guide helps families with no legal aid

October 20, 2014

In August, Bank of America agreed to a record-setting $16.65 billion settlement with the Department of Justice for selling toxic mortgage securities during the housing boom. The agreement includes $30 million for states to distribute to their legal aid programs. Legal aid attorneys play a key role in preventing unnecessaryRead More

Panel Discussion: Children Migrating Alone & The Trafficking Victims Protection Act on 10/29/14

Panel Discussion: Children Migrating Alone & The Trafficking Victims Protection Act on 10/29/14

October 17, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014; 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM This is a free event open to the public.  You must register at www.nycbar.org to attend. About the panel discussion: In light of the recent influx of unaccompanied children arriving at our southern border, the City Bar Justice Center’s Immigrant WomenRead More

Panel Discussion: Children Migrating Alone & The Trafficking Victims Protection Act on 10/29/14

Panel Discussion: Children Migrating Alone & The Trafficking Victims Protection Act on 10/29/14

October 17, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014; 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM This is a free event open to the public.  You must register at www.nycbar.org to attend. About the panel discussion: In light of the recent influx of unaccompanied children arriving at our southern border, the City Bar Justice Center’s Immigrant WomenRead More

Panel Discussion: Children Migrating Alone & The Trafficking Victims Protection Act on 10/29/14

Panel Discussion: Children Migrating Alone & The Trafficking Victims Protection Act on 10/29/14

October 17, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014; 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM This is a free event open to the public.  You must register at www.nycbar.org to attend. About the panel discussion: In light of the recent influx of unaccompanied children arriving at our southern border, the City Bar Justice Center’s Immigrant WomenRead More

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