This publication specifically addresses the needs of homeless & runaway youth. The book encompasses model laws in 11 areas, drafted by experts from a variety of backgrounds - lawyers, service providers, federal & state policymakers, advocates, formerly homeless youth, & others.
Recognizing that many in the legal profession have the desire and ability to help the most impoverished members of our society, the ABA Commission on Homelessness and Poverty has invited outstanding individuals to relate their personal experiences of using the law to combat poverty and homelessness.
A Guide for Journalists, Scholars, and Policymakers
Much in America changed on September 11, 2001. One of those changes was the language of discourse in our public dialog about war and terrorism. But few realize that a robust and detailed body of law and policy lies behind that dialog.
The Playbook is intended to serve as a guide for legal and cybersecurity professionals on the interplay between legal, operating, and technical issues required for any successful cyber response. While it is particularly focused on providing legal and practical guidance to small businesses, many of the recommendations will be applicable to larger organizations and government agencies as well.
The ABA Cybersecurity Handbook: A Resource for Attorneys, Law Firms and Business Professionals provides practical cyber threat information, guidance, and strategies to lawyers and law firms of all sizes. The guide considers the interrelationship between lawyer and client, establishing what legal responsibilities and professional obligations are owed to the client in the event of a cyber attack.