The union of the employees of legal services NYC & MFY

Union’s Proposal on Court Appearances & Other Out-of-Home Work Obligations

September 2, 2020 The union’s Covid committee puts forward the following proposal regarding court appearances and other out-of-home work obligations, in response to LSNYC management’s proposal of age-and health-related exemptions. For over 50 years, our organization and our union members have been dedicated to challenging systemic injustices that our clients face. To protect ourselves, our […]

LSSA Testimony to NYS Senate Hearing on Courts & Covid

LSSA Union President Sonja Shield testified before the New York State Senate’s Judiciary, Codes and Housing, Construction and Community Development Committees’ August 21, 2020 Joint Public Hearing on the Unified Court System and COVID-19. Watch here: The below testimony was submitted to the New York State Senate’s Judiciary, Codes and Housing, Construction and Community Development […]