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COVID-19 Employment Webinar/Training Advocates Attorneys Organizations
Unemployment Insurance & COVID-19: What Domestic/Sexual Violence Attorneys & Advocates Should Know

A webinar that unpacks COVID-19 guidance around unemployment insurance, and explores how attorneys/advocates can help survivors maintain economic security while unemployed

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Consumer/Civil Legal Issues COVID-19 Poverty/Economic Security Advocacy Tool Policy & Systems Change Webinar/Training Advocates Attorneys Organizations Policy Advocates/Makers
COVID-19 Town Hall Q&A

This Q&A covers protecting survivors’ economic security, accessing stimulus checks and other resources, and more, during the pandemic.

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Credit/Credit Repair/Banking Policy & Systems Change DV/SA Coalitions Policy Advocates/Makers
CSAJ Brief in Support of Maine Law Relieving Survivors from Credit Damage from Economic Abuse

CSAJ argued that allowing survivors to challenge economic abuse on their credit reports would bolster the report’s accuracy.

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Consumer/Civil Legal Issues COVID-19 Poverty/Economic Security Advocacy Tool Policy & Systems Change Advocates Attorneys Organizations Policy Advocates/Makers
COVID-19 Town Hall Q&A Handout

This Q&A covers protecting survivors’ economic security, accessing stimulus checks and other resources, and more, during the pandemic.

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Family Law Taxes Advocacy Tool Attorneys
Tax Issues Arising in Family Law Cases with Children

Presentation on the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017, including advocacy tips on filing and tax rights for survivors.

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Credit/Credit Repair/Banking Eviction & Foreclosure Housing Webinar/Training Advocates Attorneys
Enhancing Individual Advocacy: Addressing Credit-Related Barriers to Housing (Consumer Training Toolkit #5: Part 2)

Webinar on how consumer protection issues arise and impact access to housing for survivors.

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Eviction & Foreclosure Housing Innovative Models/Practices Partnership Building Webinar/Training DV/SA Coalitions Organizations
Innovative Initiatives: Partnership Building & Systems Change in Housing (Consumer Training Toolkit #5: Part 1)

Webinar on economic & consumer barriers to housing facing survivors of domestic and sexual violence.

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Coerced Debt/Debt Defense Policy & Systems Change Policy Advocates/Makers
CSAJ Opposes Proposed Debt Collection Rule

CSAJ federal comments opposing the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) proposal to modify debt collection practices.

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Consumer/Civil Legal Issues Policy & Systems Change Policy Advocates/Makers
CSAJ Opposes Predatory Lending Proposed Rule

CSAJ filed federal comments opposing the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) proposal to undo protections related to predatory lending.

This project is supported all or in part by Grant No. 2018-TA-AX-K010, Grant No. 2017-TA-AX-K065 and Grant No. 15JOVW-21-GK-02248-MUMU awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in the publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.