Deadline in Two Days, Union Asks LSNYC Board for Fair Offer

Deadline in Two Days, Union Asks LSNYC Board for Fair Offer

The Legal Services Staff Association bargaining team for the Legal Services NYC union staff addressed the Legal Services NYC Board ...
LSNYC Vows to Repeat Past Mistakes

LSNYC Vows to Repeat Past Mistakes

Repeating its missteps from the 2013 strike, LSNYC has again threatened to terminate its employees’ health insurance if we go ...
MFY Legal Services Staff Declare One-Day Strike in Protest

MFY Legal Services Staff Declare One-Day Strike in Protest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Amy Hammersmith, LSSA President: 215-285-8305, lssa2320president@gmail.com Anamaria Segura, LSSA MFY Vice President: 718-514-1680, anamaria1231@gmail.com MFY Legal ...
MFY Union Staff Calls for Contract Ensuring Quality Legal Services & Diverse, Family-Friendly Workplace

MFY Union Staff Calls for Contract Ensuring Quality Legal Services & Diverse, Family-Friendly Workplace

The union staff of MFY are calling for contract that ensures the quality legal services our clients deserve and provides ...
Demanding Justice for Eric Garner

Demanding Justice for Eric Garner

The Legal Services Staff Association (“LSSA”) shares the disappointment and outrage felt by the family of Eric Garner, other advocates ...
Union Confronts LSNYC Over Loss of $1.27 Million

Union Confronts LSNYC Over Loss of $1.27 Million

LSNYC Executive Director Raun Rasmussen The union’s Executive Committee has written to the Board of Legal Services NYC to convey ...
These Workers Will Amaze You

These Workers Will Amaze You

Legal Services NYC pushed over 200 of our union members out on strike in the summer of 2013. LSNYC pled ...
LSNYC & MFY Units Set Strike Deadline

LSNYC & MFY Units Set Strike Deadline

The union members of Legal Services NYC and MFY met on November 19th and set a strike deadline of January ...
Union Presents at LSNYC October Board Meeting

Union Presents at LSNYC October Board Meeting

The Legal Services Staff Association made a presentation to the Legal Services NYC Board at their October 14, 2014 meeting ...
LSNYC Management on Hiring Spree

LSNYC Management on Hiring Spree

The Legal Services Staff Association is gravely concerned about the massive hiring spree occurring at Legal Services NYC.  This spree ...
Labor Day Parade 2014

Labor Day Parade 2014

We’re proud to be leading the 2014 NYC Labor Day Parade with our UAW brothers and sisters on Saturday, September ...
We Went Out on Strike One Year Ago Today

We Went Out on Strike One Year Ago Today

On May 15, 2013, we the unionized employees of Legal Services NYC (LSNYC), voted overwhelmingly to reject a contract offer which ...
A Big Win for our Staten Island Shop

A Big Win for our Staten Island Shop

The Legal Services Staff Association is happy to announce the resolution of two grievances centered around abuse of the temporary ...
Remembering Lives Lost to Greed

Remembering Lives Lost to Greed

On March 25th 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory caught on fire and caused the death of almost 150 workers. Management ...
25 Year Veteran Union Member Profiled in UAW Solidarity Magazine

25 Year Veteran Union Member Profiled in UAW Solidarity Magazine

LSSA 2320 was honored to have one of our members, 25 year veteran union member Darry Phillips, profiled in the ...
UAW Honors LSSA with Award

UAW Honors LSSA with Award

On January 24, the UAW Region 9A held its 21st annual Region 9A UAW Civil and Human Rights Awards Recognition Dinner ...
Help Build a Strong Union

Help Build a Strong Union

Just six months ago we were in the midst of a 40 day strike. More than 200 members of the ...
Union Secures Improvements to LSNYC Retirement Plan

Union Secures Improvements to LSNYC Retirement Plan

Legal Services NYC has agreed to the Legal Services Staff Association’s request to improve the employee retirement plan by adding ...
Proposals to Modify Bylaws

Proposals to Modify Bylaws

At the next DA meeting on November 6, 2013, delegates will take up the question of amending the bylaws to ...
A Labor Day Message From Our President

A Labor Day Message From Our President

I want to wish everyone a wonderful Labor Day! I hope you all enjoy the day off, but I also want ...
Legal Services NYC Strike Ends After 40 Days

Legal Services NYC Strike Ends After 40 Days

Legal Services NYC Strike Ends After 40 Days as Employees Ratify Contract that Preserves Benefits, Adds Job Security Assurances After ...
Striking Workers Confront LSNYC Board of Directors

Striking Workers Confront LSNYC Board of Directors

Striking members of the Legal Services Staff Association, NOLSW/UAW Local 2320 (LSSA), have released a video addressing the LSNYC Board ...
Community Voices Video Release

Community Voices Video Release

At LSSA’s Community Voices event on June 12th, clients, community leaders, and elected officials called for a fair contract for ...
Pickets & Citywide Demonstrations

Pickets & Citywide Demonstrations

Monday, 6/17 LSNYC Central Office, 40 Worth Street, 8:30AM- 10AM Milbank Tweed, One Chase Manhattan Plaza, 11:30AM-1PM Tuesday, 6/18 JAMS ...