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Welcome
April 26, 2016
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.
 
Live CLE Program: May 6, 2016
April 26, 2016
Join us on May 6th for Lawyers Alliance's Live CLE Program, "Stay Ahead of the Legal Curve."  Visit the CLE page for details and registration.
 
Newly updated Nonprofit Revitalization Act FAQs
March 02, 2016
Read Lawyers Alliance's newly updated Nonprofit Revitalization Act FAQs.
 
Lawyers Alliance Names Elizabeth Perez as its next Legal Director
January 19, 2016
Lawyers Alliance is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth Perez to Legal Director. Read the press release.
 
Lawyers Alliance Announces 2015 Cornerstone Awards
November 02, 2015
Two firms and eight individuals will be honored with 2015 Cornerstone Awards on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at Viacom. Visit the volunteer recognition page for the list of honorees and event details or read the press release.
 
Lawyers Alliance Publishes Updated Bylaws That Work
September 09, 2015
The newest edition of Bylaws That Work: A Manual for New York Nonprofits reflects best practices and recent changes to the New York Not-for-Profit Corporation Law. Now in its second edition, Bylaws That Work is designed to help New York not-for-profit corporations, their Board members, and attorneys prepare new or revised bylaws, the set of rules and procedures that govern a nonprofit organization's internal operations. Read the press release or visit the publications page to order.
 
Business Law & Leadership Gala Celebrates Lawyers, Nonprofits, and Communities
May 11, 2015
On May 13, 2015, Steven M. Cohen, Rohan Weerasinghe, and Eileen Torres will be honored at Lawyers Alliance's Business Law & Leadership Gala. Read the press release or visit the Gala page for additional details.
 
Lawyers Alliance Publishes Updated Getting Organized
March 23, 2015
Lawyers Alliance is pleased to announce the release of the newest edition of Getting Organized, a hands-on guide for nonprofit managers and attorneys representing organizations that seek to incorporate and secure recognition of tax-exempt status. Now in its sixth edition, Lawyers Alliance substantially updated this 327-page publication to reflect significant legal and practical developments. Read the press release or visit the publications page to order.
 
Monday's Memories and Wednesday's Work: 45th Anniversary Highlights
November 12, 2014
Read the latest Monday's Memories and Wednesday's Work as we continue to celebrate Lawyers Alliance's 45th anniversary year with special content.
 
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.