Several Pennsylvania law firms are teaming up for a fifth year to offer free estate planning for first responders as a way of saying “thank you,” according to Legal Scoops. It’s a reminder that people who work in dangerous jobs need to take steps to protect their families by having an estate plan. The nonprofit Wills for Heroes foundation was created after 9/11 and is part of a national effort to protect the estates of first responders and military personnel or veterans. You can learn more about the organization and how you can help at its website.
What should an immigrant do if he or she encounters police or federal agents? How should they deal with discrimination? The American Civil Liberties Union has created guidance and videos for immigrants who face these situations. You can access the material here at the ACLU website.