The union of the employees of legal services NYC & MFY

Coalition of Tenants, Elected Officials, Legal Service Providers Urge NY State Officials to Abort Plan to Resume Mandatory In-person Court Proceedings This Week

Monday, September 20, 2021 Coalition of Tenants, Elected Officials, Legal Service Providers Urge NY State Officials to Abort Plan to Resume Mandatory In-person Court Proceedings This Week Coalition cites poor ventilation, narrow hallways, lack of safety planning as evidence that housing courts are “among the most dangerous places in New York City” **VIEW LETTER HERE: […]

Union Protests Court Demands Amid COVID

September 10, 2021 On Friday September 10th, LSNYC union members staged an action in front of the LSNYC Executive Director’s Tribeca apartment building to protest LSNYC management’s demand that staff return to in-person appearances, with no plan to protect staff with vulnerable family member, and no guarantee that any high-risk staff would be excused from […]

Union Hosts COVID-19 Vaccine Forum

On Thursday, August 26th our union hosted a public health expert, Dr. Theresa Chapple, Ph.D, MPH, for a non-judgmental forum where Dr. Chapple addressed some common concerns and answered questions about the Covid-19 vaccines. The forum was skillfully moderated by Covid bargaining team member Jaritza Molina, union member and paralegal in our Bronx office. Dr. Chapple received […]