Disaster Legal Services
Manual: NCBA Superstorm Sandy Consultation Attorney’s Manual (Nov 2012)
- Organization: Nassau County Bar Association
- Document Type: Training materials
- Creation Date: Friday, November 30, 2012
- Submitted: Friday, November 30, 2012
- Attachment: LINK
Compiled by the Nassau County Bar Association, this handbook includes highlights of significant information regarding legal issues frequently encountered by disaster victims, including FEMA requirements, restrictions and tax consequences; insurance claims, US Small Business Administration programs, landlord-tenant issues, rent abatements, relocation information, and customer service numbers. The handbook also includes tips for volunteer lawyers dealing with traumatized disaster victims and sample legal questions often asked.
This link is to the Nassau County Bar Association's "Sandy Resources" page, where the most updated version of the manual, as well as other Nassau County resources, can be downloaded.