This webinar will introduce the basic structure of the federal Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) and place it in the context of other available modification programs. We will review topics including eligibility, how modifications are done, and servicer requirements for timing and notice. Updates on recent developments will be included.

San Francisco-based housing advocacy center, the National Housing Law Project (NHLP), and its project partners, Western Center on Law & Poverty, the National Consumer Law Center, and Tenants Together (the HBOR Collaborative) announce they are offering free assistance to California attorneys in implementing the states new Homeowner Bill of Rights (HBOR). The HBOR Collaboratives free services for consumer attorneys statewide include education, advocacy, technical assistance, litigation support, a listserv for attorneys, and extensive web-based attorney resources. Consumer attorneys with specific questions should contact HBOR collaborative staff.

Speakers: Alys Cohen, staff attorney, National Consumer Law Center

The Collaborative is also providing internet webinars and live trainings in areas throughout California. To learn more about California HBOR and to register for this and all upcoming trainings, consumer attorneys should go to

This Webinar is provided by the National Consumer Law Center and the National Housing Law Project (NHLP)