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LSC Presents: The 3rd Annual People’s Law School: Community Education Workshops

The Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School

Presents
The 3rd Annual
People’s Law School:
Community Education Workshops

Saturday, March 28th 2015
1:00pm – 5:00pm
122 Boylston Street
Jamaica Plain, MA. 02130
(Directly next to the Stony Brook MBTA station on the Orange Line)

This is a Free Event
Appointment Required for Income Tax Filings
For More Information Call 617-522-3003

The Legal Services Center is a neighborhood law office that serves the legal needs of the community. We provide attorneys and legal assistance to financially eligible clients in civil matters.  The People’s Law School is intended to educate and empower community members around everyday legal issues. You are welcome to attend up to three workshops.  Workshops include a presentation and question answer segment. 

Consumer Protection Workshop 

1:00pm – Loan Modifications and Avoiding Foreclosure in Massachusetts

2:20pm – Individual Bankruptcy: Chapter 7 and Chapter 13

Employment Workshop 

1:00pm – Basic Employment Rights in Massachusetts

Family Workshop 

1:00pm – Custody & Child Support

2:20pm – When DCF enters your family’s life – What are your rights? How to proceed? 51A Report

3:40pm – Custody & Child Support

Housing Workshop 

1:00pm – Basic Tenant Rights in Massachusetts

Predatory Student Lending Workshop 

1:00pm – Dealing with Defaulted Student Loans

2:20pm – Disability Discharge of Student Loans

Small Claims Workshop 

1:00pm – How to file or defend a Small Claims lawsuit

3:40pm – How to file or defend a Small Claims lawsuit
Social Security Workshop 

1:00pm – Winning your Social Security or SSI Disability Case

2:20pm – Winning your Social Security or SSI Disability Case

3:40pm – Resolving Overpayments of SSA Benefits due to Earnings, Marital Status, etc…
The Community Enterprise Project of the Harvard Transactional Law Clinic Workshop 

2:20pm – Legal tips for small business owners and people who want to start a business
Veterans Workshop 

1:00pm – Estate Planning for Veterans and their Family Members

(Wills, Trusts, Healthcare Directives, Powers of Attorney, Probate Court) 

2:20pm – VA disability benefits

3:40pm – Discharge Upgrades

3:40pm – Legal tips for Veterans who are small business owners or want to start a business

(Offered by the Veterans Enterprise Initiative, an alliance of the Veterans Legal Clinic and 

The Community Enterprise Project of the Harvard Transactional Law Clinics)