Arkansas Free Legal Answers (one-time remote event)

Friday, March 12th, 2021 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm (CT)
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Spend an hour volunteering remotely to answer civil legal questions submitted by low-income Arkansans to Arkansas Free Legal Answers. You will be partnered with a volunteer attorney to research and write answers to the questions. Make a difference during your lunch break! Co-sponsored by Arkansas Access to Justice and the American Bar Association.

Commitment: One-hour of remote volunteer work; one hour of video training (if you have not already completed it). A one-hour recorded video training is required in advance if you have never watched it before. You can watch anytime and you will receive pro bono credit for the your first time watching (so long as you actually watch) as well as volunteering. Link is here:   http://bit.ly/3uw5C8P

Qualifications:
 All students are eligible. 

How to participate: You must register here as well as here https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4ea4ac2ca1fac16-free 

Pro bono credit: This is an approved pro bono opportunity. In order to receive recognition for your pro bono work from the Law School, you must record your hours in GivePulse. Information about the Pro Bono program is available here: https://law.uark.edu/service-outreach/probono/index.php. Contact Professor Smith (abs006@uark.edu) if you have any questions.
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Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:
  1. Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.

  2. Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.

If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, we ask you not to register. We are doing all we can to align with best practices and keep our community healthy.
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