The case seeks to recover money damages, including the illegal up-front fees paid by plaintiffs, and injunctive relief. Read More »
Plaintiffs from New York and six other states seek to recover illegal upfront fees and monetary damages. Read More »
Suit is one of the first cases filed in federal court that alleges a violation of the FHA based on a mortgage rescue scam. Read More »
- August 01, 2013 President Obama Recognizes the 50th Anniversary of the Lawyers' Committee with White House Reception August 1, 2013. A reception will be held today in the East Room of the White House with the President, Lawyers' Committee founding members, board members and current leadership as well as other distinguished guests. Read More »
- Jul 22 Halbig Goes Nuclear Halbig v. Burwell is far from over. The Obama administration has already announced its intention to ask the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals for an en banc hearing, after a three-judge panel ruled today to uphold the original wording of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).
- Jul 08 iCore Networks Joins Team as one of the Anchors Supporting the First Generation Civil Rights Fellowship FirstGEN Fellows helps first generation college students interested in social justice participate in a 10-week summer program in Washington, D.C.
- Jun 29 Civil Rights Act Catalyzed Progress, But There's Still Work To Be Done Barbara Arnwine, president and executive director of the Washington-based Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, said we take for granted the extent the act transformed society.