Category Archives: Sandy News

2016 FEMA Individual and community Preparedness Award

The Touro Law Center Disaster Relief Clinic has received an Honorable Mention and Award from FEMA, as part of the 2016 FEMA Individual and community Preparedness Awards in the categories of “Preparing the Whole Community” and “Community Preparedness Champions”. These … Continue reading

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October 27, 2016 Walk in Clinic

On October 29, 2012, Superstorm Sandy earned its place in history as one of the costliest and most destructive natural disasters to disrupt the United States. We are quickly approaching the four-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy yet many homeowners still … Continue reading

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Superstorm Sandy: A Storm That Changed New York Forever

By: Melissa H. Luckman, Practitioner-in-Residence of the Disaster Relief Clinic and Daniel Strafer, Staff Attorney of the Disaster Relief Clinic (L to R): Daniel Strafer, Staff Attorney; Melissa Luckman, Practitioner-in-Residence; Christina Lipski, Paralegal On October 29, 2012, Superstorm Sandy caused severe…

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Superstorm Sandy: A Storm That Changed New York Forever

Source: Superstorm Sandy: A Storm That Changed New York Forever

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FLOOD INSURANCE – NYRISING FREE LEGAL CLINICS & MORE

FLOOD INSURANCE – NYRISING FREE LEGAL CLINICS & MORE…. Mental Health, Accessibility Equipment, NYRising Design and Construction Professionals, Consumer Affairs, and Disaster Case Managers from Catholic Charities! FREEPORT Thursday, August 20, 2015 3:00pm to 8:00pm Freeport High School – cafeteria … Continue reading

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Bill aims to keep FEMA from collecting Sandy overpayments due to error

The Touro Law Disaster Relief Clinic recently paired-up with Congresswoman Rice and Congressman Meeks to help immunize innocent homeowners from FEMA’s attempts to collect Super Storm Sandy insurance over-payments. Anthony Dichiara, a Touro Fellow at the Disaster Clinic, along with … Continue reading

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