September 2011

Legal Services of Northern California

Since 1956, Legal Services of Northern California ("LSNC") has provided quality legal services with a mission to empower the poor to identify and defeat the causes and effects of poverty in their community.  Twenty-three of Northern California's counties, including Humboldt, Del Norte, and Mendocino make up the LSNC service area, where the low income population exceeds 500,000.   LSNC provides free civil legal services to low-income individuals, families, and community-based organizations.


Copyright Cautions

Many non-profit groups and organizations publish regular newsletters or maintain internet blogs and websites to keep in touch with their members and draw support from the public. The huge number of images readily available through internet search engines has made finding just the right image to accompany such articles on even the most obscure subjects a breeze.


Janssen Malloy LLP Partner Appointed to Board

On September 15, 2011, at the 37th Annual Dinner of the California Women Lawyers, Janssen Malloy LLP partner Amelia F. Burroughs will be appointed to the 2011-2012 California Women Lawyer's Board of Governors.  California Women Lawyer’s mission is to develop and implement a statewide advocacy agenda.  This year, California Women Lawyers has been productively engaged in amicus curiae briefing in cases important to its core issues, legislative advocacy for women’s and children’s rights, combating gender bias in the media, and seeking diversity in the judiciary.