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 ...
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 ...
Charlottesville

Charlottesville

August 14, 2017 The terrorism that came to the streets of Charlottesville this weekend was sickening and grotesque. The racism ...
Resolution in Support of Striking IBEW Local 3 Families

Resolution in Support of Striking IBEW Local 3 Families

August 4, 2017 The Legal Services Staff Association has issued the following resolution in support of striking IBEW Local 3 ...
Introducing our New Mentorship Program

Introducing our New Mentorship Program

February 24, 2017 Are you new to the union, and looking to learn more about the union and your rights? ...
UAW Hosts Mayoral Forum

UAW Hosts Mayoral Forum

February 3, 2017 It was a packed house at the union office when UAW Region 9A hosted Bill de Blasio ...
LSSA Members Attend the Women's March in DC

LSSA Members Attend the Women’s March in DC

January 27, 2017 LSSA members were among the over 200,000 people who attended the Women’s March protest in Washington DC ...
The Legal Services Staff Association in 2016

The Legal Services Staff Association in 2016

As a union, we work to support issues that affect our clients, communities, and fellow working people. This year our ...
LSNYC Members Select Bargaining Team

LSNYC Members Select Bargaining Team

January 6, 2017 It is time for us to negotiate our next union contract with Legal Services NYC. In preparation, ...