1-Hour Program

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September 7, 2017, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (E.T.)

Historic rainfall and devastating destruction has left many in dire need of assistance.  Register now for PLI’s One-Hour Briefing and learn what resources are available and how you can help. 

Expert faculty from FEMA and Southeast Louisiana Legal Services will address: 

  • An overview of federal disaster assistance
  • Eligibility criteria for the Individual and Household’s Program
  • Broad overview of the National Flood Insurance Program
    • Sale of flood insurance
    • Mapping flood hazards
    • Floodplain management
    • Flood mitigation assistance
  • Understanding the Standard Flood Insurance Policy (SFIP) and claims
    • Terms and conditions in the SFIP
    • Proof of Loss and timelines for filing claims –building and contents
    • When experts are needed
  • Appeal and judicial review regarding a denial of a flood insurance claim
    • How to appeal a claim
    • Filing suit 
  • Most common reasons for FEMA denials
  • Practice tips to help survivors overcome FEMA denials

 Don’t miss this important free presentation.

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