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New Videos From Maryland Judiciary & MVLS Help Marylanders Understand Foreclosure Legal Process

The Maryland Judiciary has created two new videos in partnership with MVLS to help Maryland homeowners understand the foreclosure legal process, including mediation. The videos, “The Foreclosure Process” and “Foreclosure Mediation,” provide information about what foreclosure is and what happens during mediation.

MVLS Partners With MLSC & Other Legal Service Providers on 1B4J

MLSC has dedicated $360,000 for community redevelopment funds from a national Bank of America settlement to provide comprehensive civil legal assistance to 1B4J participants experiencing legal problems that may hinder their ability to gain employment. MVLS, Homeless Persons Representation Project, and Maryland Legal Aid were all awarded a portion of the grant that will provide…

Out of State Attorneys Eligible to Take Pro Bono Cases Without Joining MD Bar

MVLS Deputy Director Susan Francis recently spoke to The Daily Record about a recent law change that allows attorneys barred in other states to support pro bono cases in Maryland. “This is brand new and uncharted territory, but we’re optimistic, and I think Maryland is uniquely well suited to benefit from a program like this,”…