News from PALawHelp.org

Subscribe to News from PALawHelp.org feed
RSS feed for PA - News from PALawHelp.org
Updated: 1 hour 51 min ago

Social Security Benefits to Increase in 2018

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 12:24
Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for more than 66 million Americans will increase 2.0 percent in 2018.

Attorney General Josh Shapiro and U.S. Senator Bob Casey Call on FCC to Let Telephone Providers Block Robocalls that Scam Pennsylvania Seniors

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 09:29
Attorney General Josh Shapiro and U.S. Senator Bob Casey have taken joint action to protect Pennsylvania seniors and consumers from robocalls disguised to hide or mask where they come from.

Tax Extension Filers: Deadline is Monday, Oct. 16; Prior-Year Adjusted Gross Income Amount May Be Needed to File Electronically

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 08:13
Taxpayers who filed for an extension are reminded of the upcoming Oct. 16 filing deadline and that the adjusted gross income amount from their 2015 return may be needed to electronically file their 2016 tax return.

Free Expungement Assessment Clinic in Philadelphia - Oct 14

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 14:12
The Center for Law and Society at the Community College of Philadelphia and Community Legal Services of Philadelphia will be holding a free Expungement Assessment Clinic on October 14, 2017 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm at the Community College of Philadelphia - Northwest, 1300 W Godfrey Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141.

PA Attorney General Josh Shapiro Demands Equifax Stop Charging Consumers for Credit Freeze Fees Following Massive Data Breach

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 11:54
Attorney General Josh Shapiro, joined 32 Attorneys General from across the country, in sending a letter to Equifax demanding the agency stop charging fees to consumers attempting to freeze their credit following the massive data breach.

Free Expungement Clinic and Housing Workshop in Philadelphia - October 18

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:40
Brewerytown-Sharswood NAC/CDC is hosting a FREE expungment clinic on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 4pm-6pm. Volunteers from Community Legal Services of Philadelphia will be available talk about the issues.

PUC Offers Storm Tips as Hurricane Irma Approaches; Reminds Residents to Prepare, Report Outages and Always Consider Safety

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 08:41
The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission reminded residents across the state that preparation and awareness are essential parts of storm safety, as Hurricane Irma approaches the east coast.

Laurel Legal Services Q&A in New Florence, PA - Sept. 15

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 08:16
Laurel Legal Services will be holding an open house Q&A session at The Center for Active Adults in New Florence, PA on September 15, 2017.

Family Law Help Desk in Scranton - September 18

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 13:58
Lackawanna Pro Bono will be offering a FREE Family Law Help Desk on September 18, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. in Scranton, PA. Registration is required to see an attorney.

FTC Warns Hurricane Victims About Flood Insurance Robocall Scam

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 13:24
The Federal Trade Commission is warning hurricane victims about a flood insurance scam in the form of fraudulent robocalls telling them their flood premiums are past due.

FTC Advice for Helping Hurricane Harvey Victims

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 08:28
The Federal Trade Commission offers information for people who want to help Hurricane Harvey victims, and for those who are dealing with and recovering from, its long-term effects.

Free Legal Advice Clinic in Kennett Square - August 21

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 15:12
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania will be holding a free legal advice clinic in Kennett Square on August 21, 2017. Appointments are required. Call 610-925-3556 to schedule an appointment.

Free Legal Advice Clinic in Phoenixville - August 4

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 08:49
Legal Aid of Southeastern PA will be holding its monthly Legal Advice Clinic in Phoenixville on August 4, 2017 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. The clinic is by appointment only. Call 610-933-1105, ext. 202 to schedule an appointment.

IRS Office of Appeals Pilots Virtual Service

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 10:23
The Internal Revenue Service Office of Appeals will soon pilot a new web-based virtual conference option for taxpayers and their representatives.

Free Birth Certificate Clinic in Lansdale- August 10

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:45
Legal Aid of Southeastern PA and Manna on Main Street are hosting a free Birth Certificate Clinic in Lansdale on Thursday, August 10. Please register by calling LASP at 610-275-5400 x101.

Free Expungement Clinic in Philadelphia - July 26

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 09:51
Black Lives Matter Philly in partnership with the Nicetown CDC and Community Legal Services is hosting a FREE expungment clinic on Wednesday, July 26 from 5:00 pm-7:00 pm.

Free Expungement Clinic in Philadelphia - July 26

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 09:51
Black Lives Matter Philly in partnership with the Nicetown CDC and Community Legal Services is hosting a FREE expungment clinic on Wednesday, July 26 from 5:00 pm-7:00 pm.

Tenants' Rights Workshop in Philadelphia - July 17

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 07:46
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia will be holding a Tenants' Rights Workshop in its North Philadelphia Law Center on July 17, 2017 at 6:00 pm.

FTC and Other Consumer Protection Agencies Unveil Updated Website for International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 11:26
The Federal Trade Commission and consumer protection agencies in more than 60 other countries that are part of the International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network (ICPEN) today unveiled an update of ICPEN’s website – www.icpen.org – to help members identify and respond to consumer challenges that cross international borders.

FTC and Other Consumer Protection Agencies Unveil Updated Website for International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 11:26
The Federal Trade Commission and consumer protection agencies in more than 60 other countries that are part of the International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network (ICPEN) today unveiled an update of ICPEN’s website – www.icpen.org – to help members identify and respond to consumer challenges that cross international borders.

Pages