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New York Paves an Easier Path for Transgender Name Changes

Two recent decisions, along with countless volunteer lawyers, have made it easier for transgender individuals to change their name in New York. In the first case, the New York appeals court held that individuals seeking name changes are not required…

New York to Offer Antidiscrimination Protection to Transgender Individuals

The governor of New York will sign an executive order that grants transgender individuals the protection of a anti-discrimination statute. The order will only grant protection to transgender individuals who are state employees and part of the executive branch. While…