The Washington Post provides an in-depth look at housing and community development in Washington, D.C. #TalkPoverty Read More »
CDP director Diane Glauber and counsel David Zisser co-authored chapter titled "Innovative Post-Disaster Community-Based Housing Strategies." Read More »
AnnouncementCDP Title Clearing Initiative restores title to 741 New Orleans Homeowners!
The total economic benefit to homeowners is just over $10 million dollars.
- September 24, 2013 Food stamp rise belies economic recovery CDP client Apples and Oranges Market mentioned in USA Today article commenting on the increased use of food stamps in the US. Read More »
- Mar 06 Hope LoanPort® Collaborates with the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Joins Loan Modification Scam Prevention Network to Improve Consumer Information on Avoiding Modification Scams
- Mar 06 Lawyers’ Committee Recommendations Included in Senator Yvonne Dorsey-Colomb’s Bill to Revise Louisiana Landlord-Tenant Law On February 27, 2014 Louisiana State Senator Yvonne Dorsey-Colomb submitted Senate Bill No. 298. The bill would significantly revise current landlord-tenant laws, bringing Louisiana closer in line with best practices for protecting tenants’ rights.
- Feb 11 Civil Rights and Housing Groups File Brief in District Court Case in Support of HUD’s Disparate Impact Rule On February 10, 2014, the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and five other civil rights and housing organizations filed an amicus curiae brief in support of the federal government's motion to dismiss or, in the alternative, motion for summary judgment in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in the case of American Insurance Association v. U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development.