Suffolk County Bar Association’s School Law Conference

Partners Richard J. Guercio and Gary L. Steffanetta will be presenting at the Suffolk County Bar Association’s School Law Conference to be held on April 30, 2014, at the Hyatt Place, in Riverhead, New York, on Residency and Developments in Collective Bargaining. For more information, contact the Suffolk Academy of Law at 631-234-5588 […]

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Partner Kathy Ahearn authors ‘Legal Update’

Partner Kathy Ahearn authored an article entitled “Legal Update” which appeared in NYSASBO’s publication, The Reporter, Fall 2013. Click here to read the article.

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Presentation on Special Education Made Simple

Partners Randy Glasser, Bonnie L. Gorham and Douglas Spencer will be speaking at a presentation sponsored by the National Business Institute on June 4, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The subject of their presentation is Special Education Laws Made Simple. For more information, please contact Brenda Snyder of NBI at […]

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Presentation on Unemployment Benefits and Trends In Negotiations

Partner Kathy Ahearn will present at the Eastern Suffolk BOCES Personnel Administrators Council Meeting on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. The topics to be discussed are “Unemployment Benefits 101″ and “Trends in Negotiations”.

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Gregory J. Guercio becomes Chair of COSA

Managing Partner Gregory J. Guercio will become the Chair of the National Council of School Attorneys (COSA) effective April 2014

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Let’s End Charter School Residency Wars

Partner Kathy Ahern authored an article entitled “Let’s End Charter School Residency Wars”.

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Court of Appeals Overturns the County Repeal of the County Guarantee

The New York State Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of school districts with regard to Nassau County’s attempt to repeal the so-called “County Guarantee.”

In a decision dated February 18, 2014, the Court affirmed the Appellate Division, Second Department’s holding that the Nassau County Legislature’s enactment of Local Law 18, which purported to […]

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