Legal Cafe Dates & Locations

Legal_Cafe_Logo2.pngPlease find all the dates and locations of the Law Center's Resilient Communities Legal Cafes and Teach-ins below. You can also view all of our events, including workshops, trainings, Happy Hours, and more on SELC's events page by clicking here.

We look forward to seeing you at a future Law Center event where we provide not only resources but create the community relationships that will build the new economy!

  • Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    Legal Cafe at the Law Center

     

     

    The Sustainable Economies Law Center provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies. The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    This Legal Cafe is hosted at our office. 

    Everyone is welcome to attend this cafe. Please RSVP below. 

    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.

  • Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 06:30 PM

    Webinar: Worker Classification After Dynamex Decision

    Thank you for your interest in remotely attending our teach-in on Worker Classification After Dynamex Decision! 

    For the Livestreaming/ Webinar information, please RSVP below. Log-in Information will be e-mailed to you after you RSVP. 

    In the recent landmark decision of Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles, the California Supreme Court unanimously announced a new test for determining whether a worker is an employee or an independent contractor. Learn all about it at our Resilient Communities Legal Cafe. 

    About the PresentersThe New Business Practicum is Berkeley Law’s interdisciplinary transactional law clinical program, in which JD and MBA students have assisted start-up entrepreneurs since 2007. The Practicum provides free legal help for start-ups and real experience for JD students looking to practice transactional law.

  • Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 06:30 PM

    Teach-in: Worker Classification After Dynamex Decision

    In the recent landmark decision of Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles, the California Supreme Court unanimously announced a new test for determining whether a worker is an employee or an independent contractor. Learn all about it at our Resilient Communities Legal Cafe. 

    About the PresentersThe New Business Practicum is Berkeley Law’s interdisciplinary transactional law clinical program, in which JD and MBA students have assisted start-up entrepreneurs since 2007. The Practicum provides free legal help for start-ups and real experience for JD students looking to practice transactional law.

    We're livestreaming this event! To attend this teach-in remotely, please RSVP at this link.

    This teach-in is a part of the Law Center's Resilient Communities Legal Cafe. The Sustainable Economies Law Center provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies. The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    Everyone is welcome to attend this cafe. Interested in legal advice only? Please RSVP here

  • Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 05:00 PM
    San Francisco Women Against Rape in San Francisco, CA

    Legal Cafe at SFWAR

     

     

    To honor Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we are hosting this Legal Cafe at San Francisco Women Against Rape's office in the Women's Building. 

    The Sustainable Economies Law Center provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies. The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    Survivors of domestic violence who hope to start small businesses, worker owned cooperatives, or social enterprise are encouraged to attend this Legal Cafe. Please RSVP below. 

    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.

  • Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 05:00 PM
    Alchemy Collective Cafe in Berkeley, CA

    Teach-in: Commercial Leases and Evictions

    Legal Professionals, Worker Co-op Members, Students, and Aspiring and Current Business Owners!

    The team at the EBCLC Community Economic Justice clinic is preparing a workshop on commercial leases. Do you have questions or particular areas of interest regarding commercial evictions? You can let us know prior to the event through this form in English or this form in Spanish; your answers are anonymous unless you choose to identify yourself.

    About the Presenters: Sara Ramsey, Sarah Lucey, Jer'Ron Dinwiddie, Jay Cumberland, and Paola Eisner, law students and legal clerks at the EBCLC's CEJ clinic, will be facilitating this teach-in. You can get in touch with them at peisner@ebclc.org.

    This teach-in is a part of the Law Center's Resilient Communities Legal Cafe. The Sustainable Economies Law Center provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies. The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    This Legal Cafe is hosted by Alchemy Collective Cafe, a worker-owned cooperative business that serves delicious coffee and pastries! And, they host our Legal Cafes at NO CHARGE to the Law Center! Thanks, Alchemy!!!

    Everyone is welcome to attend this cafe. 

    Interested in legal advice only? Please RSVP here

    El equipo de justicia económico comunitario en EBCLC está preparando un taller sobre desalojo de los arrendamientos comerciales que se llevará a cabo el 13 de noviembre, 2018, 5-5:45pm, en Alchemy Collective Cafe (1741 Alcatraz Ave, Berkeley, CA 94703). Si Ud. tiene preguntas or areas de interés sobre el desalojo de los arrendamientos comerciales, Ud. puede compartirlos en nuestro cuestionario anónimo o en el cuestionario en ingles.

     

  • Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 05:00 PM
    Alchemy Collective Cafe in Berkeley, CA

    Legal Cafe at Alchemy

     

     

    The Sustainable Economies Law Center provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies. The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    This Legal Cafe is hosted by Alchemy Collective Cafe, a worker-owned cooperative business that serves delicious coffee and pastries! And, they host our Legal Cafes at NO CHARGE to the Law Center! Thanks, Alchemy!!!

    Everyone is welcome to attend this cafe. Please RSVP below. 

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    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.

  • Monday, November 19, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    Legal Cafe at APEN

     

     

    The Sustainable Economies Law Center provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies. The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    This Legal Cafe is hosted by APEN's Richmond Office. APEN is an environmental justice organization that focuses on Asian and Pacific Islander communities.

    Everyone is welcome to attend this cafe. Please RSVP below. 

    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.

  • Tuesday, December 04, 2018 at 05:00 PM
    RYSE Center in Richmond, CA

    Legal Cafe at RYSE Center

     

     

    The Sustainable Economies Law Center provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies. The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    This Legal Cafe is hosted by the RYSE Youth Center in Richmond. RYSE creates safe spaces grounded in social justice for young people to love, learn, educate, heal, and transform lives and communities.

    Young entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend this cafe; everyone is welcome. Please RSVP below. 

    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.

  • Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 05:00 PM
    Alchemy Collective Cafe in Berkeley, CA

    Legal Cafe at Alchemy

     

     

    The Sustainable Economies Law Center provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies. The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    This Legal Cafe is hosted by Alchemy Collective Cafe, a worker-owned cooperative business that serves delicious coffee and pastries! And, they host our Legal Cafes at NO CHARGE to the Law Center! Thanks, Alchemy!!!

    Everyone is welcome to attend this cafe. Please RSVP below. 

    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.

  • Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    Legal Cafe at EBCLC (Adeline)

     

     

    The Sustainable Economies Law Center provides direct legal support to individuals and groups who are working to create new solutions for resilient local economies. The Resilient Communities Legal Cafe is a first-come, first-serve, donation-based legal advice clinic, providing a collaborative space for community building and connecting.

    This Legal Cafe is hosted by our partners, the Community Economic Justice Clinic at the East Bay Community Law Center. They're pretty awesome.  

    Everyone is welcome to attend this cafe. Please RSVP below. 

    For more information about the Legal Cafe, including the areas of law we specialize in, our upcoming teach-ins, and more, please visit www.theselc.org/cafe.

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