FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Majority of New York Counties Call for Scaffold Law Reform

For Immediate Release September 22, 2015 Contact: Phoebe Stonbely pstonbely@lrany.org 518.512.5265 Majority of New York Counties Call for Scaffold Law Reform Citing lost jobs, cost to taxpayers, and increased injuries, county governments urge the state to act (ALBANY, NY) – The Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York along with a coalition of business, municipal, and […]

“Like a Ton of Bricks” – New York Daily News Letter to the Editor

The New York Daily News recently published a letter to the editor written by LRANY’s Phoebe E. Stonbely.  The letter was in response to an article highlighting NYCHA’s push for tenant jobs in Superstorm Sandy rebuilding and brought to light the wasted funds due to inaction of reforming the ‘Scaffold Law.’ Letter: Like a Ton […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Singer Sued for $10M, Accused of being “Ugly and Untalented,” Rejects Settlement Offer and Gag Order, Vows to Fight for Meaningful Legal Reform

For Immediate Release September 16, 2015 Contact: Phoebe Stonbely pstonbely@lrany.org 518.512.5265 Singer Sued for $10M, Accused of being “Ugly and Untalented,” Rejects Settlement Offer and Gag Order, Vows to Fight for Meaningful Legal Reform (ALBANY, NY) – Collette McLafferty’s life was turned upside down in 2014 when the singer and songwriter was served with a […]