Unemployment Insurance Advocacy Project

April 16, 2014
In 2013, while Congress debated extending federal unemployment benefits, VOLS' Unemployment Insurance Advocacy Project was busy winning unemployment benefits for low-income New Yorkers. Under the leadership of Dave Fillingame,the Project Director and sole staff member, the project won... Read more
April 26, 2012
On October 19, Paul, Weiss obtained a victory in an unemployment insurance case with its pro bono partner Volunteers of Legal Service (VOLS). As a participant in the VOLS unemployment insurance advocacy project, the firm represents clients who have been denied unemployment insurance benefits by... Read more