Entries by KateHobday

Statement From Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York Executive Director Tom Stebbins on Proposed Antitrust Legislation

“Over the past year, we’ve relied on breakthroughs in the biopharmaceutical industry to bring life-saving vaccines to market and tech companies to supply the infrastructure to keep everyone connected. These platforms were also transformative in elevating the voices of underrepresented communities in conversations surrounding crucial criminal justice reforms. New York is supposed to be a […]

You are Invited! Join us for the 2021 LRANY Annual Meeting!

As in years past, the 2021 LRANY Annual Meeting will feature a CLE, and various speakers, an awards ceremony, and an update from our Executive Director, Tom Stebbins. Draft agenda to follow! Sponsorship opportunities are available, please contact Kate Hobday at khobday@lrany.org to learn more! We look forward to seeing you!   CLICK HERE TO […]

Statement From Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York Executive Director Tom Stebbins on Baltimore Climate Battle

“Today’s ruling by the Supreme Court should finally put a stop to efforts by municipalities to create climate policy through litigation. By deciding to provide a full appellate review of the jurisdictional issues in this and similar cases, the Court has affirmed the repeated findings of federal courts that ad hoc court rulings are not […]

Statement From Lawsuit Reform Alliance of New York Executive Director Tom Stebbins on Baltimore Climate Battle

Today’s ruling by the Supreme Court should finally put a stop to efforts by municipalities to create climate policy through litigation. By deciding to provide a full appellate review of the jurisdictional issues in this and similar cases, the Court has affirmed the repeated findings of federal courts that ad hoc court rulings are not the […]

LRANY’s 2019 Annual Meeting!

The 2019 LRANY Annual Meeting, held earlier this month at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Albany, NY, was a successful day! The day included a morning session presented by the talented Phil Goldberg, Special Counsel to the Manufacturer’s Accountability Project and Managing Partner at Shook Hardy & Bacon, a luncheon with an LRANY update by Executive […]

LRANY’s 5th Annual Meeting was a success!

The 2018 LRANY Annual Meeting, held last month at the Hilton in downtown Albany, NY, was a successful day. The day included a morning session presented by talented Whiteman Osterman & Hanna attorneys, a luncheon with an LRANY 5 year update, and afternoon mini-sessions with individuals from Cigna, the Government Justice Center, and the Manhattan Institute. A […]

Now Calling For Nominations – Champion of Civil Justice Award

LRANY IS NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS! for our annual Champion of Civil Justice Award to be presented at the LRANY ANNUAL MEETING | November 10th | Albany, NY Each year at our Annual Meeting, LRANY recognizes a member and ally to our group who has truly gone above and beyond to assist our organization with completing our […]