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The Covid-19 pandemic has emphasized that access to the internet is continually growing more pertinent to function within society. Work, school, and even social activities rely on the internet, leading to a significant increase in online use. While most people could adapt to this new way of living, some suffer from physical, intellectual, developmental, or sensory disabilities and cannot access certain websites. In particular, social media platforms often praise their user-friendly design;...
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First Round of Applications Extended to January 13th, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. The California Office of the Small Business Advocate has announced it is now accepting applications for Round 1 of the California Small Business Covid-19 Relief Grant program. Small businesses and nonprofits can apply at CA RELIEF GRANT for micro-grants up to $25,000. Assistance is available in all counties and in multiple languages. For additional information contact
Fireworks for the New Year
While the first day of a new year provides a variety of novelty, some old things become new; notably, copyrighted works from 1925 will finally be entering the public domain giving everyone access and use to literary, film, and musical classics. This year includes F. Scott Fitzgerald and Virginia Woolf's writings, music by the Gershwins, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller, and silent films from comedians Buster Keaton and Harold Lloyd. Works from 1925 were initially supposed to be available in 2001;...
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California Department of Insurance Guidance to Consumers
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The best-selling author discusses his new book, Monday, November 2, 2020, from 3-4:30 p.m. (PST) The Socrates Express: In Search of Life Lessons from Dead Philosophers at CSULB Virtual Event
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California COVID-19 Tenant, Homeowner, and Small Landlord Relief and Stabilization Act of 2020 Summary, Forms, and More Resources Summary of the Law and Other Resources
Law Assists Certain Evictions and Foreclosures due to Coronavirus Governor Newsom has recently signed off on AB 3088, co-authored by Assemblymembers David Chiu (D-San Francisco), Monique Limón (D-Santa Barbara), Senators Steven Bradford (D-Gardena), and Anna Caballero (D-Salinas). The new law provides dates and limitations as to rent and eviction actions as well as foreclosure protections for some landlords.
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Summary of U.S. Supreme Court Decisions 2019-2020
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California SB 493 Provides Additional Protection for Sex Discrimination
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The LRC is providing various links to understand your rights as a U.S. Citizen.