'Credit Reporting' focus of People's Law College

The Adams-Pratt Oakland County Law Library will host the "Credit Reporting- Building and Rebuilding Your Credit" workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 28, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Amy Parten, Community Relations and Education specialist at GreenPath Debt Solutions, will speak to attendees about the credit reporting process and how to rebuild credit after suffering economic hardship. GreenPath, headquartered in Farmington Hills, is a nationwide, non-profit financial organization that assists consumers with credit card debt, housing debt, and bankruptcy concerns.

This workshop is the second in a series of four public lectures on legal topics that will be presented in the first half of 2012. The lecture series is titled The People's Law College. Members of the public are invited to attend and educate themselves to get answers on legal issues. They will gain first-hand insight from the minds of attorneys and other professional experts.

The People's Law College is sponsored by the Public Services Committee of the Oakland County Bar Association. The workshop is open to the public. There is no charge to attend, however seating is limited to 40 people. The public is encouraged to register in advance with the Oakland County Bar Association. To register, call 248-334-3400. Beverages and light snacks will be provided.

The Adams-Pratt Oakland County Law Library is located at 1200 North Telegraph Road in Building 14 East, which is on the second floor of the West Wing Extension, which is located in the five-story glass building attached to the main courthouse building.

For additional information, contact Laura Mancini, Director- Library Services at (248) 858-0012 or the Oakland County Bar Association at (248) 334-3400.

Published: Wed, Feb 15, 2012