News Center

  • News Categories

  • Reset

Additional News Features

The Pro Bono Partnership Pundit: Board Engagement – When Missing Lunch is a Good Sign

September 7, 2016

August 23, 2016 — This post was originally published on The Dodge Blog by Kent E. Hansen, Senior Staff Attorney, New Jersey Program. Learn why an enthusiastic board is also the most effective board. Read the full post on The Dodge Blog.

Read More


Pratt & Whitney’s Raja Maharajh Joins Pro Bono Partnership Board of Directors

September 6, 2016

September 6, 2016, White Plains, NY — Pro Bono Partnership, provider of free transactional legal services to nonprofits, today announced that Raja Maharajh has been elected to its Board of Directors effective immediately. “We’re so pleased to welcome Raja to the Board. His talent and leadership experience,…

Read More


Kristen Centre Joins Pro Bono Partnership as Staff Attorney

September 6, 2016

September 6, 2016, White Plains, NY — Pro Bono Partnership is pleased to announce that Kristen Centre has joined as Staff Attorney, where she will be responsible for nonprofit client outreach and representation, support and oversight of matters, and development and delivery of innovative webinars. Prior to joining…

Read More


The Pro Bono Partnership Pundit: Thinking About a Merger? Good Reasons to Get Legal Advice at the Start

July 20, 2016

July 19, 2016 — This post was originally published on The Dodge Blog by Nancy Eberhardt, Program Director, New Jersey Program. Learn about how a good legal team can help you make informed decisions, avoid unnecessary steps, and facilitate reaching your mutual goals when considering…

Read More


The Pro Bono Partnership Pundit: Tips to Help Your Organization Comply with the DOL’s Revised White Collar Regulations

June 29, 2016

June 21, 2016 — This post was originally published on The Dodge Blog by Christine Michelle Duffy, Senior Staff Attorney (New Jersey Office). This blog features an employment law update on the recent U.S. Department of Labor changes to the rules governing white collar workers….

Read More


Legal Alert: US Department of Labor Issues New Overtime Rules

June 21, 2016

May 18, 2016 — Today, the United States Department of Labor issued substantial changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act, increasing the salary threshold for “exempt” status under the FLSA to $913 per week. The Fair Labor Standards Act is a federal law that, in…

Read More


Celebrating Our 2015 Volunteers of the Year

June 6, 2016

In 2015, nearly 1,100 passionate and skilled volunteers assisted the Partnership’s nonprofit clients by creating and merging nonprofits, reviewing contracts, handling trademark and other intellectual property matters, and providing expert advice and guidance across a wide range of subject areas. The types of organizations assisted…

Read More


Staff Profile: Katie Peden, Pro Bono Manager

June 6, 2016

To give our audiences a sense of the person behind the title, we’re introducing a series of brief and lighthearted staff profiles! We’re starting with an interview of Pro Bono Manager Katie Peden, conducted by Kate Marchese, Program and Marketing Assistant in the New Jersey…

Read More


Pro Bono Partnership’s Website: New Look, Better Functionality

June 6, 2016

In April, Pro Bono Partnership launched its redesigned website, www.probonopartner.org, to provide nonprofits, legal volunteers, donors, and community constituencies with easy-to-find information on pro bono legal services, volunteer opportunities, and educational programs and resources. Executive Director Marcia Levy explained, “Our new website will serve as…

Read More


A New Website Thanks to New Donors

June 6, 2016

Last spring, for the first time in Pro Bono Partnership’s history, a new donor — the Jeniam Foundation — posed a Matching Challenge of $20,000 to support Pro Bono Partnership’s educational and outreach efforts. The centerpiece project would be a website redesigned to engage and expand…

Read More


Page 20 of 22

If you are a member of the media and would like more information about Pro Bono Partnership, please contact:

Mindi Lund, Director of Marketing
mlund@probonopartner.org
914-328-0674 ext. 339