On August 19, 2014, the Law Office of William Palin and CambridgeLaw.org announced the release of their newest mobile application, PaperHealth, on the iTunes App Store. Developed by William Palin a Massachusetts based attorney and mobile developer, PaperHealth provides a simple and easy way for Massachusetts residents to assign a legally binding Healthcare Proxy and non-binding living will form from their iPhones.
Announcements on MLS
The Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law invites you to a discussion on the extent to which we, as a nation, have succeeded in advancing economic opportunity and justice for African Americans, Latinos, and other people of color in this country. We will examine the successes and challenges of the War on Poverty, in its 50th Anniversary, through the lens of structural racism in the United States--and what lies ahead.
See the attached press release describing two new initiatives. Court Service Centers have opened at the Edward W. Brooke Courthouse in Boston and the Franklin County Courthouse in Greenfield.
Please visit Massachusetts Advocates for Children completely redesigned website. Our new site provides education news, and regular updates and content to help families learn about laws and protection for their children
Please join us for a social event between community based service providers, youth, and the legal bar to talk about the unmet legal and social service needs of homeless youth. Massachusetts has hundreds of youth experiencing homelessness each day. What is the role of lawyers and law firms in addressing this social crisis in the Commonwealth? The informational flyer is attached.
Friday, August 8, 2014, from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Ropes & Gray LLP, Prudential Tower | 800 Boylston Street, 48th Floor | Boston
Today, the Massachusetts Law Reform Institute (MLRI), a statewide nonprofit poverty law and policy center, released a new report focusing on comprehensive child welfare reform in Massachusetts.
Jessica Berry, Children's Law Center and Gerald Wall, Greater Boston Legal Services, will each be honored with a Massachusetts Bar Association Access to Justice Award on May 15, 2014. Read more about it on the MBA website, http://www.massbar.org/publications/e-journal/2014/april/04-17/annual-di...