Maryland Legal Aid and Mid-Shore Pro Bono, Inc. will host a free pro bono workshop on consumer issues Monday, Oct. 24, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Talbot County Senior Center, 400 Brookletts Avenue, Easton, MD 21601.
The workshop will include information on consumer issues including: bankruptcy basics, debt collection rights and how to stop harassing debt collection calls, loan co-signers responsibilities, pay day loans, and identity theft. Volunteer pro bono attorneys and consumer advocates will speak for approximately 45 minutes on these topics and answer questions.
This workshop is being jointly provided by Legal Aid in celebration of its 100th anniversary and by Mid-Shore Pro Bono, Inc. in celebration of National Pro Bono Week. The event is free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For more information, call Mid-Shore Pro Bono at 410-690-8128.