ELAP provides public workshops at local libraries, schools, churches, and other community gathering places where volunteer attorneys discuss a variety of legal issues such as veterans benefits, wills and estate planning, probate, consumer fraud, immigration, and other topics.
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 email@example.com.
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ID Theft and Scam Protection Webinar
Tue Nov. 10th at 1 PM – 2:30 PM
Join in with ELAP and Aegis Living as the Consumer Protection division of the Attorney General’s Office discusses current fraud and scammer tactics as they are on the rise and becoming more complex. It’s important to educate yourself about fraud. And while no one is immune, there are steps you can take to outsmart the scammers. They’ll share:
- How to spot certain red flags that may indicate a fraudulent encounter
- Resources you can turn to in the event you or a loved one is targeted
- Steps you can take now to help protect yourself and your loved ones.
Or email RSVP@aegisliving.com with subject line “November Fraud Prevention Webinar”.
Webinars from Community Partners
There are other legal aid providers who are offering Webinars as well. See below for links to those agencies.
Unemployment Law Project (ULP) Webinars Page
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) – Has webinars in Spanish
Fair Work Center and Casa Latina – Webinars are on Facebook Live and in Spanish
Consumer Law Information:
Northwest Consumer Law Center – The NW Consumer Law Project has been offering a large amount of information about Consumer Law on their site. Info about foreclosure moratoriums, consumer debt, and student loans during this crisis.
Small Business/Non-Profit Information:
Communities Rise – Communities Rise offers a variety of resources for Small Businesses and Non-Profits, including videos walking thru how to apply for the PPP (Paycheck Protection Program) Loan, Emergency Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL), and a Lease Amendment Toolkit.