The union of the employees of legal services NYC & MFY

The Truth About Management’s Health Care Claims

LSNYC’s decision to terminate our healthcare without notice has disrupted necessary health care services for our members and their families, and has directly resulted in missed prescriptions and more than one emergency room visit over the past week. LSNYC’s claims are untrue that they were required to cut off our health care and that our […]

Pickets & Citywide Demonstrations

Tuesday 6/11 MLS Harlem Shop Picket, 1 West 125th Street, 9AM – 10:30AM Milbank Tweed Demonstration, 1 Chase Plaza, 12PM – 1:30PM Wednesday 6/12 Brooklyn Court Street Office, 105 Court Street, 8:30AM – 10:30AM Community Voices Event, Steps of City Hall, 2PM March from City Hall to Milbank Tweed and back to City Hall, 3PM […]

Striking Legal Services NYC Workers Release Video Explaining Decision to Strike

Striking members of the Legal Services Staff Association, NOLSW/UAW Local 2320 (LSSA), employees of Legal Services NYC (LSNYC), continue their Committed to Our Communities events by releasing a video entitled “Making a Career in Legal Services: Why We Do This Work.” The video explains the motivations behind the decision to strike by the more than […]

Legal Services NYC Director Says “No One More Committed” to Anti-Poverty Advocacy than Joseph Genova, Millionaire For-Profit Lawyer & Board Chair

Striking members of the Legal Services Staff Association, NOLSW/UAW Local 2320 (LSSA) expressed shock and disappointment at statements made by Executive Director Raun Rasmussen last week. Asked about staff’s concerns with Board Chair Joseph Genova’s leadership of LSNYC, Mr. Rasmussen told a Thomson Reuters reporter “there’s really no one more committed to the organization.” Staff […]