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MoFo Aids Those Affected by California Wildfires with Helping Handbook

20 Nov 2018

The recent California wildfires have upended lives in California as thousands have endured damaged and destroyed homes, businesses, and lives. As those affected by the disasters begin to chart a way forward they, and the agencies that help them, desperately need information on a wide variety of topics that touch on the law. Responding to this need, Morrison & Foerster has produced the Fall 2018 California Wildfires Helping Handbook. The Handbook gathers in one place up-to-date, practical information on many subjects, including, among others, housing, government benefits, insurance, FEMA assistance, replacement of lost documents, and fraud prevention.

The Handbook specifically applies to those in Butte, Ventura, and Los Angeles counties who have been affected by the Camp, Woolsey, and Hill wildfires, respectively.

The Handbook is available online in English. A Spanish version is forthcoming. We encourage the widest possible distribution of this resource. Organizations may request print copies in bulk by sending a request to



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