CLE: COVID-19 Housing Law Update and How You Can Help

  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • By: Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc.® (LawNY®), Finger Lakes Women's Bar Association (FLWBA), Tompkins County Bar Association (TCBA) LSC funded
  • Continuing Legal Education Program (CLE)
  • Housing

The COVID-19 pandemic has threatened safe and stable housing for tenants in the Ithaca area, where an astounding 73% of the population is comprised of renters. The need for legal advice and representation for tenants in our community is dire. This CLE covers updates on COVID-related housing law. It will provide attorneys with an update on the recent changes in housing law and equip them with the tools necessary to continue assisting tenants in a variety of ways through pro bono legal assistance.

  • CLE Credit Comments: 1.5 CLE credits in Professional Practice available Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc.® has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York. *This program is free of charge and open to all attorneys. Registration is required. We anticipate that 1.5 hours of transitional or non-transitional CLE credit will be earned for this program in the area of Professional Practice. This program is appropriate for newly admitted and experienced attorneys. Partial credit for the program segments is not permitted.*
  • Contact:
    Michele Kreamer
    Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc.® (LawNY®)
  • Attachment(s): Announcement.FLWBA.housing.pdf