How to Ask for Modification Under Fair Housing Law

  • Continuing Legal Education Program (CLE)
  • Pro Bono Program/Legal Services Organization
  • Housing

North Penn Legal Services And the Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association, as a part of the ongoing Pro Bono Initiative, will conduct a Continuing Legal Education Program entitled, How to Ask for Modification Under Fair Housing Law, on Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 9:30 am - 11:00 am Eastern at the Educational Center of Luzerne County Community College in Nanticoke, PA.

The session will cover when it is appropriate to request a reasonable accommodation or reasonable modification, how to make a request, and how to address a housing provider's refusal of a request. The course will also discuss who is responsible for paying modifications.

  • Kristina Petronko, Esq.
    Attorney on NPLS's Fair HousingProject, and

  • Marybeth Saporita
    Paralegal on Fair Housing Project.
Cost and CLE:

Attendance of this program is free to any attorney who is willing to accept one (1) pro bono referral from North Penn Legal Services, otherwise the cost is $25.00. For any attorney attending the full program, the CLE credits earned for the session is one and 1/2 (1.5) substantive credits.

How to Register:

Contact Victoria Coyle at or 610-317-5308.

Space is Limited.

Registration Deadline:

Monday, October 21, 2013.

More Information

  • CLE Credit Comments: CLE credits earned for the session are one and 1/2 (1.5) substantive credits.
  • Contact:
    Victoria Coyle
    North Penn Legal Services
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