The union of the employees of legal services NYC & MFY
Mobilization for Justice, Inc. Employees Declare One-Day Strike
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, February 9, 2021 Mobilization for Justice, Inc. Employees Declare One-Day Strike Employees Demand Pay Equity for Non-Attorney Workers, a Sensible Work from Home Policy, and a Contract That Recognizes the Value and Experience of All Employees. February 9, 2021, New York, New York – The unionized employees of Mobilization for Justice, […]
Unprecedented Times: A Work-From-Home Chronicle
Introducing UNPRECEDENTED TIMES Vol.1! As part of contract negotiations, our MFJ shop has demanded that Mobilization for Justice adopt sensible, permanent work-from-home policies. However, MFJ management refused because they seem to believe our union members aren’t productive outside the office. So we are chronicling unionized staff’s high-quality work (from home) over the last year.
NYC City Council Progressive Caucus to MFJ Management: Sever Ties with Jones Day
Thank you to the Progressive Caucus of the New York City Council and Councilmember Ben Kallos for supporting our union and our MFJ shop by sending a powerful letter to the Mobilization for Justice Board and executive leadership. MFJ’s relationship with the Jones Day law firm (“Trump’s favorite law firm”) is hypocritical and indefensible. MFJ: […]
Union-LSNYC Agreements for Ensuring Safe Office Visits
LSNYC management and the Legal Services Staff Association union have been negotiating through the Covid-19 pandemic to ensure the safety of staff, clients, and our families. This flyer summarizes some of the key provisions we have negotiated to keep those coming to LSNYC offices as safe as possible.