NYSBA in the News

NYS Bar Association and ABA Call for FBI Investigation into Kavanaugh,September 28, 2018
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle reported that NYSBA joined the ABA's call for an FBI investigation to investigations allegations of sexual assault against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

NYSBA: FBI should investigate allegations against Kavanaugh, September 28, 2018
The Albany Times Union reported that NYSBA called for a more thorough inquiry into the allegations of sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court nominee.

NY State Bar Association Joins ABA in Calling for FBI Investigation of Brett Kavanaugh,September 28, 2018
The New York Law Journal reported that NYSBA has joined the American Bar Association in calling for the FBI to investigate allegations of sexual assault against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Increasing Tenants' Access to Counsel Has Raised Court Efficiency, Fairness, Judges Say, September 25, 2018
The New York Law Journal reported that President Michael Miller was a panelist at the annual public hearing on civil legal services.

Woman, 76, Appears with Dog at Court of Appeals at Hearing on Civil Legal Services for Poor, September 25, 2018
The Albany Times Union reported that President Michael Miller was a panelist at the annual public hearing on civil legal services.

Chief judge hosts 'justice gap' hearing in Albany Monday, September 23, 2018
The Albany Times Union reported that President Michael Miller will be a panelist at the annual public hearing on civil legal services.

NY Bar Associations Look to Sell, Rent Their Buildings as Membership Declines or Stagnates, New York Law Journal, September 4, 2018.
The New York Law Journal interviewed President Michael Miller about NYSBA’s plans to market its stately building between the Capitol and Court of Appeals as an events venue.

In Rare Partnership, NYC, NY State Bar Associations Prevail on ABA to Urge Congress to Assist Puerto Rico, August 7, 2018
The New York Law Journal reported that the American Bar Association approved a joint NYSBA/NYC  Bar Association resolution calling on Congress to assist Puerto Rico in its efforts to rebuild after Hurricane Maria.

Annual Meeting 2018: Delegates urge Congress to exempt Puerto Rico from outdated maritime law, August 7, 2018
Watch President Michael Miller's presentation of Resolution 10b from 0:32-5:34 here.