Unemployment Benefits (UIB) 101

Date: Monday, June 27, 2022
Time: 12:00  – 1:00 pm (PST)
Location: Online Webinar
Cost: Free
Register: Here
MCLE: None

About the Program

In this FREE webinar, representatives from the Legal Aid Society of San Diego’s Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) will focus on explaining details and interesting facts about the Unemployment Insurance Benefits (UIB) including:

• General unemployment facts and types of UIB

• Qualifications and application process w/EDD

• UIB disqualifications and consequences: NOD, NOO

• Appeal process information (1st & 2nd Level w/ CUIAB and Superior Court)

• Key appeals stats and tips for successful appeals

• Services provided at our LITC and UIB departments

About the Speakers

Shahin Rahimi is the Supervising Attorney of the Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) and Unemployment Insurance Benefits (UIB) departments at the Legal Aid Society of San Diego. Prior to working at Legal Aid, he practiced securities litigation. He received his JD from California Western School of Law in 2002 and a BA in Political Science from UC San Diego.

Wendy Romero is the Case Advocate for the UIB/LITC depts. at Legal Aid Society of San Diego, where she educates and advocates for low-income taxpayers. She holds a Master of International Affairs from UC San Diego and a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from SDSU. She has a passion for teaching, helping, and empowering others to become their best selves with the tools of human capital.

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