Puerto Rico Legal Services / Servicios Legales (SLPR)

Organization website

Primary geographic focus: Puerto Rico
Organization type(s): Provider
Acronym or short name: SLPR
Lists: LSC



News Story

Puerto Ricans face foreclosure wave as moratoriums expire

Danica Coto
Associated Press (AP)
January 24, 2018
Legal experts say it is a scene that will repeat itself in the coming weeks and months on an island that already was seeing a sharp rise in foreclosures before the hurricane.


‘Now Is The Real Crisis’: Puerto Ricans Struggle For Disaster Aid

Carolina Bolado, Natalie Rodriguez
February 10, 2019
A survey of more than 2,000 people in all but one municipality on the island by the titleship clinic at the University of Puerto Rico School of Law found that 49 percent of residents have problems with their titles or lack titles.

News Story , Video

One Woman’s Attempt To Rebuild After Hurricane Maria

Annie Pancak
February 10, 2019
In August 2018, after many Puerto Ricans were denied aid for damage done by Hurricane Maria, the Federal Emergency Management Agency changed the way it verifies property ownership.

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