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November 09, 2018
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.
2018 Cornerstone Award honorees announced
November 09, 2018
Lawyers Alliance presents the Cornerstone Awards annually to recognize institutions and attorneys that have made extraordinary contributions through pro bono legal services to nonprofit organizations. Check out the list of honorees or read the press release.
Autumn Newsletter
September 24, 2018
Read our new Autumn Newsletter, including articles on nonpartisan election-related work and nonprofits working to improve the health of New Yorkers through an environmental lens.
Lawyers Alliance is pleased to be part of Exponentum, the national network of business law pro bono providers
June 20, 2018
Read the press release about the new Exponentum branding.
New Newsletter
June 15, 2018
Read the latest issue of our Newsletter, which includes articles on Lawyers Alliance's work with community arts groups and organizations working with youth in and aging out of foster care.
Business Law & Leadership Gala Celebrates Dedicated Lawyers, Nonprofits, and Communities
April 24, 2018
On May 1, 2018, Horacio Gutierrez of Spotify, Trish Walsh of Voya Financial, and Marla G. Simpson of Brooklyn Community Services will be honored at Lawyers Alliance's Business Law & Leadership Gala. Read the press release or visit the Gala page for additional details.
Newly updated Nonprofit Revitalization Act FAQs
May 11, 2017
Read Lawyers Alliance's newly updated Nonprofit Revitalization Act FAQs.
Lawyers Alliance, NPCC File Suit Objecting to New State Donor Disclosure Law
March 06, 2017
Today Lawyers Alliance and the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York (NPCC) filed a complaint against Attorney General Schneiderman challenging provisions of the Governor's 2016 ethics law as unconstitutional and harmful to nonprofits in New York State. Read the press release for more information.
Nonprofits Can Speak Out About Controversial Government Actions
January 31, 2017
Read the Legal Alert.