Tag Archives: Legal Action Group

Zoom and Community Legal Outreach: Still Reaching Out after all these Years

The needs of tenants have played a major role in the development of legal services. Fifty years ago, gentrification of inner cities meant that there was a rash of illegal evictions by landlords eager to cash in on rapidly escalating house prices. In London, the Legal Action Group took shape as a way of supporting … Continue reading Zoom and Community Legal Outreach: Still Reaching Out after all these Years

Two Interactive Self Help Programmes in London and New York

Today, the Legal Action Group in London launches  MyPay.London, dealing with five employment issues ranging from unpaid wages to holiday pay. This provides a good opportunity to consider it alongside a more established US not for profit site designed to help users with the bankruptcy process, upsolve.org. The common point of both is that they … Continue reading Two Interactive Self Help Programmes in London and New York