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Administrative Advocacy

Consumer Advocates Offer Recommendations to PUCO Rules

October 2013

Recently, Ohio residential consumer advocates were invited by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO to file comments of on the rules governing the connection, disconnection and reconnection of gas and electric service and Ohio’s low income assistance program the Percentage of Income Payment program Plus (PIPP Plus) as part of the PUCO’s five-year review. […]

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Ohio Legal Aid Attorneys Submit Comments on Payday Lending to Federal Agency

April 2012

In response to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau‘s recent request for comments on payday lending, Ohio legal aid advocates, led by OPLC attorney Linda Cook, recently teamed up to write and submit comments on the state of payday lending in Ohio. Ohio advocates’ comments focused on Ohio’s failure to prevent payday lending, despite bipartisan legislation […]

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