Partners Lisa Hutchinson and Christopher Shishko presenting a Legal Update to ASBO

Partners Lisa Hutchinson and Christopher Shishko will be presenting a Legal Update to the Suffolk County Association of School Business Officials on May 18, 2018 at the Irish Coffee Pub in East Islip, New York.

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Partner Erin O’Grady-Parent presents at NYSASA Conference

Partner Erin O’Grady-Parent will be a presenter on a Panel Discussion regarding Student Discipline at the upcoming NYSASA 18th Annual School Attorney Law Conference on June 3, 2018. The conference will be held at the Sagamore Hotel in Bolton Landing, New York. For more information about the conference, please visit www.nysasa.org.

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Partner Erin O’Grady-Parent presenting at MASLA Conference

Partner Erin O’Grady-Parent and attorney Anthony Fasano will be presenting on School Security and Employee Rights at the upcoming 41st Annual MASLA Conference on July 16, 2018. The conference will be held in Saratoga Springs, New York. For more information about the conference, please visit www.nysmasla.wildapricot.org.

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Recent Amendments to the Taylor Law

The Public Employees Fair Employment Act (more commonly known as the Taylor Law) refers to Article 14 of the New York State Civil Service Law, which defines the rights, obligations, and limitations of unions for public employees in New York. This law was amended, effective April 12, 2018, by Part RRR of […]

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Small Claims Tax Certiorari Petitions – Nassau County

Nassau County school districts may have questions about requests to waive service of Small Claims Tax Certiorari Petitions they have been receiving. Guercio and Guercio clients may read our client memo in the portal for more information.

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Annual Spring Conference

Partner Gary Steffanetta will be Co-Chairing the Annual Spring Conference on behalf of the Long Island Chapter of Labor and Employment Relations Association (LERA) on May 18, 2018, in Brookville, New York, regarding “Shaping the Workplace of the Future.” Attorney Anthony Fasano will be a presenter on a Panel Discussion regarding “Addressing Safety […]

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National Business Institute Workshop

Partners Randy Glasser and Bonnie Gorham will present at an Interactive Workshop CLE Seminar sponsored by the National Business Institute on the subjects of “504 Essentials for Schools”; “Transition Planning for IEPs”; “The Changing Definition of FAPE”; and “Determining Eligibility for Special Education Services” on June 14, 2018 at the Four Points by Sheraton […]

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Annual Legal Update

Partner Kathy Ahearn, Esq. will be presenting an Annual Legal Update on May 11, 2018 to members of the Suffolk County Chapter of the NYSASBO at the Irish Coffee Pub located in East Islip, New York.

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Update regarding Proposed Regulations for State Aid 180 Day Requirement

On April 9, 2018 the P-12 Education Committee of the Board of Regents voted to propose new amendments to the Commissioner’s Regulations with respect to the 180-day instructional requirement. It is anticipated the changes will be submitted to the Board of Regents for final consideration at its June 2018 meeting. The proposed amendments would […]

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5th Annual National Moot Court Competition

Partner Christopher Shishko and Associate George Pammer will be judging the Touro Law Center’s 5th Annual National Moot Court Competition regarding Law and Religion on April 8-9, 2018.

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