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 ...
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 ...
Union Elects New Executive Committee

Union Elects New Executive Committee

March 20, 2018 The Legal Services Staff Association is pleased to announce the election of its new Executive Committee: Sonja ...
LSSA Testifies Before NY City Council Committee on the Justice System

LSSA Testifies Before NY City Council Committee on the Justice System

The Legal Services Staff Association was honored to be able to present the following testimony on March 12, 2018 to ...
Members Ratify New Three Year Contract with LSNYC

Members Ratify New Three Year Contract with LSNYC

February 13, 2018 The 400+ members of the Legal Services Staff Association (LSSA) working at Legal Services NYC (LSNYC) voted ...
MFJ Shop Settles Union Contract

MFJ Shop Settles Union Contract

Members of the MFJ shop at the contract ratification meeting January 31, 2018 Members of the Legal Services Staff Association’s ...
LSSA Resolution in Support of Puerto Rico

LSSA Resolution in Support of Puerto Rico

October 6, 2017 The Delegates Assembly of the Legal Services Staff Association has issued the following resolution in support of ...
LSSA Resolution Opposing Islamophobia

LSSA Resolution Opposing Islamophobia

October 5, 2017 The Delegates Assembly of the Legal Services Staff Association has issued the following resolution opposing Islamophobia:  Whereas ...
Letter Regarding DACA

Letter Regarding DACA

The Delegates Assembly of the Legal Services Staff Association has sent the following letter to UAW International President Dennis Williams ...
Solidarity with Striking Teamsters

Solidarity with Striking Teamsters

September 2, 2017 Our union is proud to have acted in solidarity with Teamsters Local 814, which represents about 40 ...