Program Prepares New Generation of Policy-Makers to Lead New York State2014-02-16
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the opening of the application process for the third class of the Empire State Fellows. The prestigious program attracts exceptional and diverse talent from New York and around the country to serve in high-level positions in the administration. Since its i...
A.G. Schneiderman Calls for Passage of Voter Intimidation Prevention Act to Combat Barriers to the Ballot Box
Schneiderman: All Eligible Voters Must Be Free To Cast Ballots Inside The Polls On Election Day W...2014-02-15
ALBANY—Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced new legislation to restore accountability and ensure access to the ballot box by eliminating baseless and intimidating challenges to voter eligibility at the polls on Election Day. Under current law, voters who are challenged at the pol...
THE ARRASTIA, CAPOTE & PHANG SCHOLARSHIP2014-02-15
The HNBA Legal Education Fund & Arrastia, Capote & Phang, LLP have created a new scholarship program for deserving law school students. Annually over the next five years, The Fund will award the Arrastia, Capote & Phang Scholarship to a different law school student via a direct grant of $1,500 to...