Tenant Rights Webinars

As a response to current events with Covid-19, ELAP is now conducting webinars. Please see below for the recordings of these webinars, along with transcripts and further resources. If you are interested in a particular topic, please email Chris Lovings – ELAP’s Community Engagement Manager – at chris@elap.org.

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Webinar en español sobre los derechos de los inquilinos

Grabado 5.19.2020

El orador: Joseph Jordan – Northwest Justice Project Abogado Senior
Las moderadoras
: Catherine Cruz – Miembro de la comunidad
Monik Martinez – Directora ejecutiva de 4 Tomorrow

Los recursos:
Covid-19 Moratoria sobre la extensión de los desalojos (español)
COVID-19 Moratorium on Evictions Extension (English)

Asistencia de alquiler: Attain Housing | MAPS | Bellevue LifeSpring | City of Issaquah | Catholic Community Services | Hopelink

Organizaciones de asistencia jurídica: ELAP | Housing Justice Project | Solid Ground | Tenant Law Center

La transcripción: Próximamente estad atentos


Updated Tenant Rights During Covid-19 (mini-Webinar)

Recorded 4.23.2020

Speakers:
Shane Woerner – ELAP Kirkland Housing Stability Project Staff Attorney

Additional Resources: WA Emergency Housing Protections – This document lists the Housing Protections for cities throughout King County.

WA Attorney General’s Office – The WA Attorney General’s office is enforcing the moratorium. Tenants and advocates can fill out a form on their website (linked above), email them at civilrights@atg.wa.gov, or contact them via phone at (833) 660-4877 and leave a general message by selecting Option 1. 

Residential Landlord/Tenant Act – Shane mentions this law that explains the basic Landlord/Tenant relationship. Washington Law Help has a good summary of the law along with more information about its application.

WA Community Action Network – Washington CAN is the state’s largest grassroots organization dedicated to racial, gender, and economic justice in Washington State.

Legal Aid Organizations: ELAP | Housing Justice Project | Solid Ground | Tenant Law Center

Transcript: English


Tenant Rights During Covid-19

Recorded 4.1.2020

Speakers:
Shane Woerner – ELAP’s Kirkland Housing Attorney
Edmund Witter – Housing Justice Project’s Senior Managing Attorney

Additional Resources: WA Emergency Housing Protections – Edmund mentioned this document during the presentation that lists the Housing Protections for cities throughout King County.

Transcript: English | Spanish | Russian | Korean | Chinese (Simplified) | Chinese (Traditional)