Tenant Rights & The Fair Housing Act
- Date: 08/27/2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
- Location: Smyrna Public Library
100 Village Green Circle SE
Smyrna, Georgia 30080
Join Cobb Legal Aid for a presentation about housing discrimination and tenants' rights. Topics will include an overview of who is protected against discrimination under the Fair Housing Act, what housing is protected, how to request a reasonable accommodation for a disability, and an overview of Fair Housing Act claims in the eviction process. After the presentation, a Cobb Legal Aid staff attorney will be available for individual consultation with qualifying tenants.
Presenter: Jennifer Yankulova is a Senior Staff Attorney with Cobb Legal Aid who specializes in housing law. Jennifer has represented hundreds of tenants in eviction proceedings and affirmative lawsuits against their landlords.
For ages 16 through adult.
Location: Smyrna Public Library, Meeting Room
Free admission and open to the public.