Congratulations to all the recognized attorneys from the Middle District, and especially to NPLS attorneys James A. Butz, John A. Byrd, Jennifer L. Heverly, Paige J. Martineau, and Jan Rumsey, who have dedicated their time and talent to providing pro bono services to low-income clients. You give meaning to “access to justice for all.” Thank you!
Posted by Carrie Ann Ploppert, Esq. on August 17, 2018
Good news for individuals with disabilities who are recipients of Social Security Disability Income! A federal district court in Pennsylvania found that a landlord’s refusal to make a reasonable accommodation by changing the rental payment due date for individuals with disabilities who receive disability benefits can violate the Fair Housing Act.
Posted by Trevor L. Gross, Esq. on August 16, 2018
You may have seen the ads on television, on the Internet, or in print—a spokesperson telling you how a reverse mortgage can give you the money to solve your financial problems while allowing you to stay in your home. Maybe you’re a senior who owns your home. You have an income that’s fixed but bills that seem to keep rising. A reverse mortgage sounds like the perfect solution.
Greg was going to be evicted from his public housing apartment. His dog, an emotional support animal, had been living with him for several months. Greg’s dog was friendly and well-behaved, and had caused no problems for any of the tenants. But out of nowhere, Greg’s landlord gave Greg a notice telling him that his lease was going to be terminated.
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