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April 24, 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.
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.
New Newsletter
March 21, 2018
Our March Newsletter includes articles on access to capital and credit, implications of the new federal tax reform law for nonprofits, and nonprofits working with aging populations.
Latest Newsletter
December 19, 2017
Read the latest issue of our Newsletter, which includes articles on Quality Education, Immigrant Populations, the 2017 Cornerstone Awards, and the Law Firm Appeal.
2017 Cornerstone Award honorees announced
November 09, 2017
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.
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.