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Jose Aspera posted a blog on Dec 31, 1979

CLC Founds Introduction to Legal Learning Program

The Committee begins the Introduction to Legal Learning Program, a course designed to give minority and returning law students a better understanding of the law and the "case method" as well as improved analytical and writing skills.

Jose Aspera posted a blog on Dec 31, 1979

CLC Opens Loan Program to Assist Litigants in Bringing Discrimination Cases

In response to the overwhelming number of requests for assistance with employment discrimination cases, the Committee opens a loan program designed to defray costs and provide technical assistance to private attorneys taking on Title VII cases, and to increase access to the courts. Over two years, 37 cases are filed, and the project ends with a Title VII Litigation Seminar attended by over 100 lawyers.