Pro Bono

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Name: Pro Bono
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Newsmaker: Sarah L. Carlins

Noteworthy: Carlins received the 2014 Jane F. Hepting Individual Pro Bono Award at the 17th annual Fellows Reception of the Allegheny County Bar Foundation. She received the award because of her commitment to providing free legal services to low-income ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - 2 hours ago]
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Women Leaders in Tech Law: Kathryn Fritz, Fenwick & West

Kathryn Fritz, Fenwick & West partnerKathryn Fritz has spent her eight years as Fenwick & West managing partner developing innovative client-focused practices, including flexible pricing for a wide range of legal services that reflect tech companies' ... [Published Recorder - 5 hours ago]
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Guardian and Asteron help launch pro bono adviser service

Guardian Advice and Asteron Life have joined together with a network of financial advisers to launch Claims Aid, a service to provide pro-bono claims assistance on life and disability policies.Peter Kaleta, a principal adviser at Life Shield and founder ... [Published Financial Standard - 5 hours ago]
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Pierce Atwood Pro Bono Partner Mary Bonauto of GLAD Receives 2014 MacArthur Foundation Grant

Congratulations to firm friend and pro bono partner Mary Bonauto, recipient of a 2014 MacArthur Foundation “genius” grant. Mary was recognized for her work as a civil rights lawyer with GLAD, helping to break down the “legal barriers based on sexual orientation.” ... [Published Pierce Atwood - 5 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Greenberg Traurig's Hilarie Bass to be Honored for Pro Bono Work

Hilarie Bass, Co-President of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, will be honored Sept. 18 by the Dade County Bar Association and Dade Legal Aid at "Over the Rainbow," an awards reception and celebration. The event will take place from 5:30-7:30 ... [Published Digital Journal - 8 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Pro bono attorneys contribute to community

A s a regular reader of the Herald’s Opinion page, I admit I check the author’s name before reading letters to the editor. I bit on one from George Thompson (Herald, Sept. 9). He poses a question, “What is it that lawyers contribute?” and proceeds to ... [Published Durango Herald - 18 hours ago]
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Bar Council report claims LASPO 2012 is damaging access to justice

Applications to the Bar Pro Bono Unit increase nearly 50 per cent in 12 monthsThe increased number of litigants in person is placing unprecedented pressures on courts and voluntary services, according to a new report from the representative body of barristers ... [Published Solicitors Journal - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 3 reports

Greenberg Traurig to Expand Pro Bono Initiative

These new projects represent an expansion of the firm's new pro bono initiative announced in April of this year. In partnership with KIND, an organization founded by the Microsoft Corporation and Angelina JolieAs explained in the GT Pro Bono Spotlight ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Standing With Survivors -- POD's Pro Bono Legal Network Marks 1st Anniversary

Jenny was on her first duty assignment with the Marine Corps when a superior raped her on ship. When Jenny reached out to Protect Our Defenders (POD), she was facing an investigation that was going nowhere, with the military claiming they could not locate ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Fragomen Launches Nationwide Pro Bono Initiative in Response to Unaccompanied Immigrant Children Crisis

NEW YORK & WASHINGTON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Immigration law firm Fragomen is launching a major pro bono initiative in partnership with Kids in Need of Defense (KIND). The campaign is in response to the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border. ... [Published EON Business - Sep 17 2014]
Entities: Pro Bono, Initiative, Crisis
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Mark MacDougall Honored with ABA Guiding Hand of Counsel Award for Pro Bono Death Penalty Work

Media Mentions & Press ReleasesSeptember 12, 2014(Washington, D.C.) – In a ceremony in Washington, D.C., on September 11, Akin Gump litigation partner Mark MacDougall was honored by the American Bar Association Death Penalty Representation Project with ... [Published Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Ballard Spahr Attorneys Secure Pro Bono Victory for USAF Staff Sergeant

A Tucson-area U.S. Air Force staff sergeant now has more than $4,800 back in his pocket thanks to the pro bono efforts of two Ballard Spahr attorneys in Phoenix. The sergeant’s homeowners’ association had obtained a judgment against him for unpaid fees ... [Published Ballard Spahr - Sep 17 2014]

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"Migration law is a very specialist area of law but it is also unique in that it's an area which is not normally taught at a standard law degree. It's something that comes by experience" Mr Kadirgamar said
...is embedded in every aspect of Clear Channel's day-to-day business," said Jessica King, Director of Marketing and Communications for Clear Channel. "We are always pleased to partner with the Ad Council and our many other community partners to deliver important social message that help our listeners make informed and educated decisions."
"We have been working on this concept over the past two years and are very grateful for the assistance we have had from Guardian Advice and life insurance company Asteron Life. We are launching with a small network of senior advisers across the country and have many more on 'standby' from Guardian Advice depending on needs" he said
...to be here and are committed to this community, especially now in its increased time of need," chairman and CEO David Farr said in a press release. "We...want to help remove barriers so that more of our neighbors can succeed."

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Ebola Drives Up Prices In Worst-Hit Areas of Li... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - 13 hours ago]
The Ebola crisis has pushed some food prices in Monrovia’s West Point slum, where people wait earlier this month for a World Food Program distribution, above other areas in Liberian capital.Getty Images Prices for a bundle of basic goods in areas of ...
Design Patents §103 – Obvious to Whom and As Co... [Published Patent Law Blog (Patently-O) - Sep 17 2014]
Guest Post by Paul Morgan This is an increasing important and not fully resolved legal issue which should logically be addressed in the pending Fed. Cir. appeal of the nearly $1 billion infringement damages award in Apple v. Samsung, re the Apple design ...
South Africa High Court rules in favor of BDS S... [Published Mondoweiss - Sep 17 2014]
After a months long court battle BDS South Africa ( BDS-SA ) won a “precedent-setting” freedom of expression court case last Thursday, September 11. In October 2012 BDS-SA along with the Palestine Solidarity Alliance (PSA) purchased advertisements on ...
Greenberg Traurig to Expand Pro Bono Initiative [Published PR Newswire: Financial Services - Sep 17 2014]
NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, in Westchester County, New York, the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP is spearheading "Project Protect," to  train volunteer attorneys to take cases on behalf of immigrant children, commencing ...
Fragomen Launches Nationwide Pro Bono Initiativ... [Published EON Business - Sep 17 2014]
NEW YORK & WASHINGTON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Immigration law firm Fragomen is launching a major pro bono initiative in partnership with Kids in Need of Defense (KIND). The campaign is in response to the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border. ...
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The American Lawyer's Pro Bono Survey Ranks Fir... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 30 2014]
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Programa Brasil+Competitivo é recebido pela Com... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 17 2013]
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