Central Islip, N.Y. - Touro Law Center is pleased to announce that it has received a grant in the amount of $42,000 from the Robin Hood Relief Fund. The grant will provide funding for three summer fellows to expand the scope of work of the Disaster Relief Clinic and a part –time lawyer to oversee coordinating outreach and placements of law students from around the country who wish to participate in service trips to provide legal assistance to those in need.
New York, N.Y. - Touro Law Center, home of the Superstorm Sandy Disaster Relief Clinic, announces a support clinic for all Superstorm Sandy victims to answer questions about recovery and to help complete important reimbursement and insurance documents.
Central Islip, N.Y. – Eight students from Southern University Law Center, located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana arrived at Touro Law Center on Sunday, August 4 to spend a week at Touro Law’s Disaster Assistance Clinic that has been helping victims of Superstorm Sandy since the storm hit. Some of the Louisiana students lost their homes in Hurricane Katrina.
Central Islip, N.Y. – Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Touro Law Center has received approximately $600,000 from the State of New York through the Governor’s Superstorm Sandy Social Services Block Grant to support disaster relief initiatives at the law school.