Making Policy Public
Tuesday
October 27
2020
A program of the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP)

2020 Policy Briefs

1. Tenants' Rights to Repairs and Repair Enforcement in NYC
Flatbush Tenant Coalition

This poster will explain tenants' rights to repairs and help them understand what laws exist to enforce landlord accountability around making repairs.

2. Fighting Gender-based Discrimination in the Workplace
Women Valued Initiative of Legal Momentum

This poster will explain key gender-based workplace protections that women have as well as targeted strategies they can use to address violations of those protections.

3. Understanding Employee Tax Misclassification
Low Income Taxpayer Clinic of Philadelphia Legal Assistance

This poster will explain employee misclassification on tax forms, the harmful impact it has on employees, and will encourage employees to advocate for themselves and seek legal assistance if needed.

4. Applying for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status
The Door

This poster will explain who is eligible for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS) and how to apply.