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Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2013 (Free)

Friday July 26

  • By: PLI Practising Law Institute
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Online, LA
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Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2013 (Free)

From PLI's site:

Why you should attend

Volunteer lawyers are needed to help the many low income clients facing a wide assortment of consumer law matters who are unrepresented. Attend this program to learn the basics of consumer law so that you can competently represent a client in need and learn new advocacy skills.
What you will learn

•Overview of consumer law
•FDCPA/Consumer collection defense
•Auto fraud
•Fair Credit Reporting Act
Who should attend

Attorneys who want to volunteer to help low income clients with consumer related issues and legal services advocates who want to enhance their skills in consumer litigation matters would benefit from attending this program.
PLI Group Discounts

Groups of 4-14 from the same organization, all registering at the same time, for a PLI program scheduled for presentation at the same site, are entitled to receive a group discount. For further discount information, please contact or call (800) 260-4PLI.

PLI Can Arrange Group Viewing to Your Firm

Contact the Groupcasts Department via email at for more details.


All cancellations received 3 business days prior to the program will be refunded 100%. If you do not cancel within the allotted time period, payment is due in full. You may substitute another individual to attend the program at any time.
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