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Dec
10
Mon
Civil Lawsuits Without Tears – The Basics of Representing Yourself In Court @ University Heights Center (UHeights)
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Civil Lawsuits Without Tears – The Basics of Representing Yourself In Court @ University Heights Center (UHeights)

Representing yourself in court is a complicated process and can be overwhelming. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of the civil lawsuit process with a focus on court rules, court procedures, forms, scheduling, and deadlines. Attendees will be granted access to a password protected website with additional information and resources, including the most commonly used civil litigation forms.

This class does not cover immigration proceedings or criminal proceedings such as DUI or felony and misdemeanor offenses.

Registration: Walk-in workshop.  No registration is required.

Suitable for: Adults

Language: English

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Dec
11
Tue
Debt Collection Defense Clinic
Dec 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  • Every Tuesday in the Seattle Library from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  • 30-minute meeting
  • No appointment necessary
  • Focused specifically on low-income debtors with questions about debt collection, abusive collection practices, garnishment and medical debts
  • Sponsored by the Northwest Justice Project
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Dec
12
Wed
YLD Walk-In Clinic
Dec 12 @ 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
  • Every Wednesday in the Seattle Library from 11:15 am – 1:30 pm
  • 30-minute meeting
  • This clinic uses a lottery process to determine when you will be seen. Please arrive promptly at 11:15 to receive your lottery number.  Arriving earlier will not help.  Clinic staff will draw lottery numbers and see people in that order.
  • Focused on civil legal and procedural questions
  • Sponsored by the Young Lawyers Division of the King County Bar Association
  • Download a brochure
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The Nuts & Bolts Of Motions @ Kent Library (KCLS)
Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Nuts & Bolts Of Motions @ Kent Library (KCLS)

Advanced Workshop for Self-Represented Litigants

This advanced workshop is designed for those who have attended Civil Lawsuits without Tears: The Basics of Representing Yourself in Court or those who need more information on the process for drafting, filing, and responding to motions and orders. In this workshop you will learn about the purpose, content, format and calendaring of motions along with the court rules governing them. Attendees will be granted access to a password protected website with additional information including sample motions & orders, blank motions & orders and instructions.

This class does not cover immigration proceedings or criminal proceedings such as DUI or felony and misdemeanor offenses.

*Online Registration is Required!*  If you don’t have a computer at home, you may visit PLLKC or any SPL or KCLS branch to register using one of their public computers.

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Suitable for: Adults

Language: English

Reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities is available; please contact the library prior to the event if you require accommodation.

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Dec
13
Thu
Neighborhood Legal Clinic’s Downtown Clinic
Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Dec
18
Tue
Debt Collection Defense Clinic
Dec 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  • Every Tuesday in the Seattle Library from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  • 30-minute meeting
  • No appointment necessary
  • Focused specifically on low-income debtors with questions about debt collection, abusive collection practices, garnishment and medical debts
  • Sponsored by the Northwest Justice Project
  • Download a brochure
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Dec
19
Wed
YLD Walk-In Clinic
Dec 19 @ 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
  • Every Wednesday in the Seattle Library from 11:15 am – 1:30 pm
  • 30-minute meeting
  • This clinic uses a lottery process to determine when you will be seen. Please arrive promptly at 11:15 to receive your lottery number.  Arriving earlier will not help.  Clinic staff will draw lottery numbers and see people in that order.
  • Focused on civil legal and procedural questions
  • Sponsored by the Young Lawyers Division of the King County Bar Association
  • Download a brochure
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Dec
20
Thu
Neighborhood Legal Clinic’s Downtown Clinic
Dec 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Dec
25
Tue
Law Library Closed
Dec 25 @ 8:00 am – Dec 26 @ 5:00 pm
Debt Collection Defense Clinic
Dec 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  • Every Tuesday in the Seattle Library from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  • 30-minute meeting
  • No appointment necessary
  • Focused specifically on low-income debtors with questions about debt collection, abusive collection practices, garnishment and medical debts
  • Sponsored by the Northwest Justice Project
  • Download a brochure
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Dec
26
Wed
YLD Walk-In Clinic
Dec 26 @ 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
  • Every Wednesday in the Seattle Library from 11:15 am – 1:30 pm
  • 30-minute meeting
  • This clinic uses a lottery process to determine when you will be seen. Please arrive promptly at 11:15 to receive your lottery number.  Arriving earlier will not help.  Clinic staff will draw lottery numbers and see people in that order.
  • Focused on civil legal and procedural questions
  • Sponsored by the Young Lawyers Division of the King County Bar Association
  • Download a brochure
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Dec
27
Thu
Neighborhood Legal Clinic’s Downtown Clinic
Dec 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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