Report-back from our national union conference in Las Vegas

Report-back from our national union conference in Las Vegas

June 21, 2019 This week 27 of our members, representing every one of our shops, traveled to Las Vegas for ...
Endorsement of Tiffany Caban for Queens DA

Endorsement of Tiffany Caban for Queens DA

June 14, 2019 As a part of UAW Region 9A, we are proud to announce that the UAW has endorsed ...
LSSA/ALAA Joint Statement on Pay Parity with Corporation Counsel

LSSA/ALAA Joint Statement on Pay Parity with Corporation Counsel

June 14, 2019 Joint Statement from the Legal Services Staff Association, UAW 2320, and the Association of Legal Aid Attorneys, ...
Our 2019 Albany Lobbying

Our 2019 Albany Lobbying

March 22, 2019 This week, twelve of our members joined almost 150 UAW members from across New York State to ...
LSNYC's new joint labor-management committee to address training, support, feedback, and evaluation

LSNYC’s new joint labor-management committee to address training, support, feedback, and evaluation

March 8, 2019 Our union together with Legal Services NYC is forming a new joint labor-management committee to address the ...
2019 UAW Region 9A New York State Political Priorities

2019 UAW Region 9A New York State Political Priorities

UAW Region 9A 2019 New York State Political Platform Voting rights and electoral reform. New York must enact comprehensive voting ...
Our 2018 Year in Review Video

Our 2018 Year in Review Video

We fought against Kavanaugh’s nomination, we sent a delegation of members to Texas to represent immigrants in detention, we won ...
Manhattan Legal Services Honors Union Members Working at the Border

Manhattan Legal Services Honors Union Members Working at the Border

January 25, 2019 Yesterday the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) committee of Manhattan Legal Services, part of Legal Services NYC, ...
Social Workers to Receive UAW Financial Assistance for LMSW Licensing Exam

Social Workers to Receive UAW Financial Assistance for LMSW Licensing Exam

January 2019 Many of our union members have benefited from the $840/year reimbursement available through the UAW Education Fund for classes. Members ...
Bronx Office Agrees to Reduce Use of "Split Titles" After Union Grievance

Bronx Office Agrees to Reduce Use of “Split Titles” After Union Grievance

December 14, 2018 After nearly nine months, the Bronx office has settled a grievance challenging the Bronx office’s overuse of ...
Member Delegation Represents Asylum Applicants in Dilley, Texas

Member Delegation Represents Asylum Applicants in Dilley, Texas

December 21, 2018 Our 12 member delegation has returned from a week in Texas representing women and children being held in immigration detention ...
LSSA Submits Comments on Public Charge Rule

LSSA Submits Comments on Public Charge Rule

Immigrant children at Ellis Island, 1908, US GOV National Archives December 9, 2018 The Legal Services Staff Association today submitted ...
New Protocol for Resolving Conflict Between Members

New Protocol for Resolving Conflict Between Members

December 7, 2018 Our union has developed a protocol to help address issues that from time to time arise between ...
LSSA 2320 Statement on Amazon HQ2

LSSA 2320 Statement on Amazon HQ2

December 5, 2018 The Legal Services Staff Association, NOLSW/UAW 2320, is outraged and disappointed by New York City and State’s ...
Union Testifies at Universal Access to Counsel Hearing

Union Testifies at Universal Access to Counsel Hearing

On Thursday, November 15, 2018, in the middle of the season’s first snowstorm, a coalition of unionized workers who represent and ...
The 2018 Midterm Elections

The 2018 Midterm Elections

November 7, 2018 On November 6th, 2018, the Democrats flipped the US House, restoring some semblance of checks and balances ...
LSSA & ALAA Rally to Oppose Kavanaugh's Nomination

LSSA & ALAA Rally to Oppose Kavanaugh’s Nomination

October 5, 2018 The Legal Services Staff Association (LSSA), NOLSW/UAW 2320, along with the Association of Legal Aid Attorneys (ALAA), ...
Union Objects to LSNYC Abusing CBA By Granting Managers Status of "On Leave" From the Union

Union Objects to LSNYC Abusing CBA By Granting Managers Status of “On Leave” From the Union

We discovered that LSNYC management had, without knowledge or consent of our union, been offering “leaves of absence” to staff ...
Our Union Members Donate Their Time to Help Families in Detention

Our Union Members Donate Their Time to Help Families in Detention

Union members from our Manhattan shop who will be a part of our delegation. September 30, 2018 The UAW has ...
Talking with Law Students about Working at a Unionized Organization

Talking with Law Students about Working at a Unionized Organization

LSSA & NOLSW union leaders speak with law students at the Fordham Public Interest Legal Career Reception September 14, 2018 ...
Union Members Approve Adding Auto-Enrollment and Auto-Escalation to LSNYC Retirement Plan

Union Members Approve Adding Auto-Enrollment and Auto-Escalation to LSNYC Retirement Plan

August 23, 2018 Following extensive discussion with union delegates and members at our Delegates Assembly and shop meetings, and a ...
LSSA Statement on ICE

LSSA Statement on ICE

July 13, 2018 The Legal Services Staff Association, a unit of the National Organization of Legal Services Workers, UAW 2320, ...
Staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A File with NLRB for Union Recognition

Staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A File with NLRB for Union Recognition

June 27, 2018 The staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A (“Brooklyn A) filed a petition on Wednesday June 27th ...
Staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A Demand Union Recognition

Staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A Demand Union Recognition

June 15, 2018 The staff of Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A (“Brooklyn A”) met with members of Brooklyn A’s management ...