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Representing Consumers in District Court: Identifying Defenses & Negotiating Settlements
October 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, October 22, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM | View the training:
- via LIVE WEBINAR using Zoom. You will be emailed access information.
- via recorded WEBCAST: View on your device at a place and time convenient to you. You will be emailed access instructions by late-October when the webcast is ready to view.
PBRC’s Courtroom Advocacy Project (CAP) will prepare you to effectively interview and advise clients and defend, settle, and negotiate common types of debt collection cases in Maryland District Court, including actions involving debt buyers, residential leases, and auto loans. Participating lawyers must agree to volunteer at two (2) Consumer Protection Project (CPP) Brief Advice Clinics in Baltimore City or Prince George's County within one (1) year from this registration.
PBRC's Consumer Protection Project (CPP) is operated in partnership with Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (MVLS) and is supported by grant awards from the Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) Access to Justice Department and the American College of Bankruptcy Foundation.