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Understanding Unemployment Insurance

Please use this form to register for the Monday, July 19,  2021 virtual presentation for community advocates about  the latest updates on unemployment insurance. The event will be held from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m., by zoom.  You will get the zoom log in information once you submit this form.

Our presenters from Greater Boston Legal Services will give an overview of key legal issues including:

  • commonly asked questions and  changes for those seeking or receiving traditional state unemployment insurance (UI)
  • the federal UI programs including pandemic unemployment assistance (PUA) that last until Sept. 4th.  
  • UI overpayments and how to get waivers of UI overpayments.  

What do you want to know???  Help us connect you to the information you and your clients want to know the most by submitting questions on this registration form.

Although we can't answer specific case questions, your input and questions related to these topics will guide our discussion.  There will be some limited time for you to ask questions during the event as well. 

Questions about the event?  Please contact  Rochelle Hahn, Massachusetts Law Reform Institute, rhahn@Mlri.org, or Jennifer Howard, Rosie's Place, jhoward@rosiesplace.org 

This presentation is sponsored by the Access to Justice Commission.