Lawyers Alliance for New York
News and Legal Alerts
Press Releases
Legal Topics
Media Inquiries
Job Openings



November 12, 2014
Welcome to the main page of the news section of Lawyers Alliance's website. Please use the buttons to the left to view a collection of our "news and legal alerts" relating to business law issues for nonprofits, as well as recent newsletters and press releases.
Monday's Memories and Wednesday's Work
November 12, 2014
Read the latest Monday's Memories and Wednesday's Work as we continue to celebrate Lawyers Alliance's 45th anniversary year.
Lawyers Alliance Announces 2014 Cornerstone Awards
October 29, 2014
Read our press release about the two firms and nine individuals being honored at the 2014 Cornerstone Awards.
Lawyers Alliance Publishes Updated Advising Nonprofits
September 09, 2014
Now in its sixth edition, Lawyers Alliance substantially updated Advising Nonprofits to reflect changes to the New York Not-for-Profit Corporation Law due to the Nonprofit Revitalization Act, which became effective on July 1, 2014. Read the press release or visit the publications page to order.
45th Anniversary Business Law & Leadership Gala
May 05, 2014
On May 7, Lawyers Alliance will celebrate our 45th Anniversary Business Law & Leadership Gala. This year's honorees are Matthew Mallow, Diana Weiss, and James Silkenat. Click here to read the press release.
45th Anniversary Highlights
February 10, 2014
Lawyers Alliance is celebrating our 45th anniversary throughout 2014 with special content, memories, and events. Visit our Anniversary Highlights page for details.
Governor Cuomo Signs First Major Overhaul of NYS Nonprofit Law in Forty Years
December 19, 2013
Nonprofit organizations in New York State have until July 1, 2014 to get ready for new obligations under the New York State Nonprofit Revitalization Act, which becomes effective on that date. The Act, signed into law on December 18, is the first meaningful revision of the New York Not-for-Profit Corporation Law in over forty years. Read our Legal Alert.
Lawyers Alliance in The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel
July 08, 2013
The July/August issue of The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel features an article on Lawyers Alliance's publications and educational outreach. Read the full article.
Lawyers Alliance Supports Nonprofit Revitalization Bill
May 14, 2013
Lawyers Alliance announced its support of the Nonprofit Revitalization Act and Executive Compensation Act, proposed today by Attorney General Schneiderman, Senators Michael Ranzenhofer and Carl Marcellino, and Assembly members Jim Brennan and Steve Englebright. Read our press release.