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All media requests should be directed to Belinda Cai, Communications Coordinator, at (323) 549-5892 or bcai@bettzedek.org.

Symposium a wonderful success

Thanks to all of you who made our “Law, Justice, and the Holocaust” symposium such a wonderful success. Over 250 people were in attendance to hear keynote speaker, Dr. William […]

Special Symposium 1/25/2012

LAW, JUSTICE AND THE HOLOCAUST (SOLD OUT !!! – Thank you) In the period leading up to World War II, the Nazi regime used the German legal system to strip […]

Stand Up For Justice Rally 1/18/2012

“It’s critical that we adequately fund our courts, because they exist to serve the public. The work that legislators do, and bring to the Governor to sign into law, is […]

Following the announcement of Bet Tzedek co-founder, Stan Levy, having received The American Lawyer Magazine’s 2011 “Lifetime Achiever” award, reporter Jonah Lowenfeld of The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles […]

Landmark Carwash Workers Settlement Announced

LOS ANGELES (November 9, 2011)—A landmark class-action lawsuit brought on behalf of about 400 workers against four Los Angeles carwashes has resulted in a settlement of $1 million  to compensate […]

Bet Tzedek Attorney Kevin Kish makes a case for low wage workers in the Los Angeles Daily Journal – even so-called ‘small stakes’ cases can have a big impact when […]

National Caregivers Month – Nov 2011

With an ongoing focus of protecting the rights of seniors and their caregivers, Bet Tzedek enthusiastically supports National Caregivers Month.  We urge all our supporters to learn more about Caregivers […]

Holocaust Survivors Justice Network

Bet Tzedek’s nationally recognized Holocaust Survivors Justice Network (HSJN), which has assisted thousands of survivors obtain reparations through a variety of special programs, was recently featured in a special supplement […]

Kevin Kish, Director of Bet Tzedek’s Employment Rights Project, traveled to the Solomon Islands to help conduct workshops organized by the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative on preventing, […]

Bet Tzedek’s Consumer Rights Project, and in particular our Debtors’ Rights Clinics, was recognized by the Bankruptcy Court in connection with their commendation of outstanding free services provided to the […]

Protecting Frank

Frank is 94 years old and has led a relatively comfortable life.  That is, until his memory began to fail him.  As the years went on, his dementia became more […]

Home At Last (Again)

Benny is a developmentally disabled adult.  He is non-verbal, mentally retarded, and has cerebral palsy. When he arrived at his group home 30 years ago, he couldn’t walk, feed himself, […]

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