(New York) ‒ Wednesday, August 22, 2018 ‒ Today, the legal education platform TalksOnLaw announced the release of “Disaster Relief ‒ Top 5 FEMA Mistakes to Avoid,” its latest legal explainer focused on helping victims of natural disasters. After a natural disaster, the process for obtaining FEMA disaster assistance is not automatic and victims seeking aid frequently […]
APBCo Immediate Past President Kevin Curnin’s article, “Roman J. Israel, Esquire, Meet Donald J. Trump, POTUS,” published on March 29, 2018.
On July 26, 2017, the Association of Pro Bono Counsel expressed its deep concern over the Department of Justice’s proposal to impose performance quotas on immigration judges in a letter to Chairs and Ranking Members of several Congress Committees and Subcommittees.
On July 6, 2017, the Association of Pro Bono Counsel expressed its deep concern over increasing incursions of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) into the courthouses of New York State, in a letter to Chief Judge Janet DiFiore of the New York State Court of Appeals. In the letter, found below, APBCo urges Judge […]
The Association of Pro Bono Counsel, in collaboration with various national legal services organizations, filed two Amicus Briefs recently regarding Cy Pres awards. In Berentson et.al. v. Provide Commerce et. al., on appeal to the 9th Circuit from the U.S.D.C. – S.D.C.A., No. 3:09-cv-2094, McDermott Will & Emery LLP submitted the brief on behalf of the following organizations: […]