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Housing Law Clinic’s Julia Devanthery wins appeal against Wells Fargo

July 2, 2015

Attorney and Clinical Instructor Julia Devanthéry of the Housing Law Clinic (LSC) recently won an appeal in the case of Wells Fargo Bank v. Cook, et al. Her clients were two homeowners from Mattapan who had been fighting eviction after the unlawful foreclosure of their home. The central issue in the case was whether a massive 2008 foreclosure prevention workshop held […]

CHLPI study finds life-threatening barriers in access to breakthrough Hepatitis C drugs

July 1, 2015

Via HLS News A team of researchers from Harvard Law School’s Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation, Brown University’s Department of Medicine, Rhode Island’s Miriam Hospital, Treatment Action Group, and Kirby Institute of Australia, has released findings from a nationwide study of Medicaid policies for the treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV), which affects […]

Protecting Independent Medical Device Research

June 30, 2015

Via Cyberlaw Clinic Over the past several months the Cyberlaw Clinic has been working with medical device researchers Hugo Campos, Jay Radcliffe, Karen Sandler, and Ben West, in a proceeding before the Copyright Office regarding the anticircumvention laws created in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Here’s what we’ve been doing, and why we’re doing it. The Clinic has […]