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Bill Cobb is now on the board of the Defender Association people

Dec. 12, 2016 10:25 am

Bill Cobb is now on the board of the Defender Association

The nonprofit founder brings important perspective as a reentrant and advocate for the rights of returning citizens.
This Penn professor wants nonprofits to knock on academia’s door people

Nov. 11, 2016 12:57 pm

This Penn professor wants nonprofits to knock on academia’s door

Fernando Chang-Muy encourages his law and social work students to get their hands dirty by engaging with the nonprofits and policymakers doing the work they're studying. It's a win-win-win situation, he says.
Reforming the justice system from a courtroom isn’t cutting it for Keir Bradford-Grey people

Sep. 29, 2016 12:54 pm

Reforming the justice system from a courtroom isn’t cutting it for Keir Bradford-Grey

The conversation on criminal justice reform is moving forward, but the Defender Association chief wants to see more intervention in the child welfare system.
Here’s the technology wiping criminal records at those new expungement clinics results

Sep. 29, 2016 8:07 am

Here’s the technology wiping criminal records at those new expungement clinics

Community Legal Services attorney Mike Hollander built the Expungement Generator in 2011 to streamline the process.
Here’s how nonprofits can get some free legal advice this month purpose

Jun. 30, 2016 3:22 pm

Here’s how nonprofits can get some free legal advice this month

Incorporated nonprofits (or those in the process of incorporating) can consult with an attorney from Dilworth Paxson at a free legal clinic on Thursday, July 14.
This time-traveling sci-fi writer is not your average public interest attorney people

May 10, 2016 12:46 pm

This time-traveling sci-fi writer is not your average public interest attorney

By day, Rasheedah Phillips fights systemic oppression with the law. But she's an Afrofuturist author by night, penning tales of Black culture from a time warp.
This pair of Pa. bills would help ex-offenders find gainful employment results

Apr. 13, 2016 2:27 pm

This pair of Pa. bills would help ex-offenders find gainful employment

Two identical "Clean Slate" bills were just introduced in the state Senate and House with bipartisan support.
In South Kensington, a nonprofit goes to court to keep its community garden alive purpose

Mar. 24, 2016 9:18 am

In South Kensington, a nonprofit goes to court to keep its community garden alive

In the 1980s, the Catholic Worker turned an abandoned lot into a community garden. Now, that garden is being threatened by development.
Here’s how to get free patent attorney advising from the Corzo Center method

Feb. 16, 2016 9:07 am

Here’s how to get free patent attorney advising from the Corzo Center

It's not available as part of the Center's regular Entrepreneur Office Hours, but interested entrepreneurs and inventors can still get patent consulting on-demand.
Arts + Biz Council is now providing entrepreneurs with patent attorneys purpose

Feb. 12, 2016 10:34 am

Arts + Biz Council is now providing entrepreneurs with patent attorneys

The Council tapped attorneys from its own Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts program to jumpstart the initiative.

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