What is Law New?

Law new is a term that describes the idea of legal services that are delivered in new ways. This can include different forms of technology, working with underserved communities and creating strategies that have not been traditional parts of law practice in the past. It is important for lawyers to understand how to harness the ideas behind this concept and use it to their advantage. This can help them discover a new source of revenue and to find ways to deliver services to their clients in a more efficient manner.

The people have the right to review the process of governmental decision-making and the documents and statistics leading to those decisions, and such information should not be shielded from public view by any claims of confidentiality or privacy. It is the responsibility of every agency, in carrying out its duties, to provide for the fullest possible disclosure of such records to members of the public, individually and collectively, except as otherwise provided for in this article.

It is the responsibility of every department, board, bureau, division, council or office and public corporation the majority of whose members are appointed by the Governor to comply with this article. Any person who knowingly conceals or destroys a record, part of a record or the means to access that record for inspection by the public is guilty of a misdemeanor. This section does not apply to any records containing sensitive or confidential business information, including attorney-client communications.

This bill would amend the City’s data breach notification laws to make them more consistent with requirements in State law. It would require City agencies to promptly disclose data breaches involving persons’ private identifying information to the Chief Privacy Officer, the NYPD and the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications, as well as to affected individuals. It also would expand the circumstances in which such information is required to be disclosed under these laws.

Local Law 13 of 2022

This law would require City agencies to provide employees and job applicants with notice of available student loan forgiveness programs. It would require DCWP to prepare and distribute the notice for this purpose, and it would require that such notice be posted on the DCWP website.

Laws of the City of New York

These are the latest laws passed by the Legislature and signed into law by the Mayor. For earlier legislation, see the Laws of the City of New York (Public Access Portal), NYC Council Legislation and NYC Rules. You can find a comprehensive list of New York laws by subject matter here, or you can browse the current laws of the City by name. You can also view the most recent changes to existing law here. The laws are available for free on the NYC Gov site. You can subscribe to the NYC Gov email alerts, or you can create a personalized law alert here. The law alerts allow you to receive notifications about changes to the law of the City of New York that affect your area of practice, so you can keep up with new developments in your field.