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History of Mutual Aid Coops

History of Mutual Aid Coops

Since the onset of COVID-19, the Sustainable Economies Law Center and other legal professionals have worked to develop guidance and resources relating to tax, governance, and other immediate needs of mutual aid groups as they provide local support within communities affected by the pandemic and its economic consequences. On July... Continue Reading

(Re)Structuring Your Arts Organization

(Re)Structuring Your Arts Organization

We're in a unique situation where people are consuming and appreciating art more than ever as we shelter in place to keep our community safe. To honor our artistic comrades, we partnered with The Bridge Project for our June 30th Legal Cafe. Instead of serving all types of social enterprises like... Continue Reading

Self Care Only Exists With Collective Care

Self Care Only Exists With Collective Care

The Law Center will be closed for a period of Collective Rest from July 27-31, 2020.       Our communities are in an unprecedented situation and many activists and social movement organizations have been sprinting since March. If we do not acknowledge this, and particularly the impact that it has... Continue Reading

Musings on Radical Real Estate - The Law Center Hosts First Community Discussion

Musings on Radical Real Estate - The Law Center Hosts First Community Discussion

It’s been a month since our radical real estate law school launched! We recently hosted a web discussion that focused on the central questions of this program - what IS radical real estate and how do we work towards it? The discussion included most of our team at the Sustainable... Continue Reading

California Employee Ownership Alliance Proposes $10M Recovery Package

By Karen Kahn, Fifty by Fifty Excerpt: The Worker-Owned Recovery California (WORC) Coalition is advocating for California’s state legislature to include $10 million in the state budget to support education, technical assistance, and forgivable loans to businesses that transition to worker ownership...The state legislature will be voting on the budget on June 15.... Continue Reading

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