Partner Erin O’Grady-Parent, Esq. and Marc Terry, Esq., Partner, O’Connell, DeMallie & Lougee, LLP, will be co-presenting at the 2021 National School Board Association Council of School Attorneys (COSA) Online School Law Seminar on April 20, 2021

Partner Erin  O’Grady-Parent, Esq. and Marc Terry, Esq., Partner, O’Connell, DeMallie & Lougee, LLP, will be co-presenting at the 2021 National School Board Association Council of School Attorneys (COSA) Online School Law Seminar on April 20, 2021 at 3:30 p.m.   Their labor and employment session is entitled “Once More Unto the Breach […]

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Attorneys Frank G. Barile and Stephanie A. Denzel will be presenting virtually for the National Business Institute IEPs and 504 Plan Legal Workshop on May 11, 2021.  For more information about the workshop, please visit www.nbi-sems.com or call (800) 930-6182.

Attorneys Frank G. Barile and Stephanie A. Denzel will be presenting virtually for the National Business Institute IEPs and 504 Plan Legal Workshop on May 11, 2021.  For more information about the workshop, please visit www.nbi-sems.com or call (800) 930-6182.

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Partner Anthony Fasano named Pro Bono Honoree

Partner Anthony Fasano was named a Pro Bono Honoree Attorney by the Nassau County Bar Association at its March 3, 2021, Access to Justice Pro Bono Recognition Reception.

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Partner Erin M. O’Grady-Parent will be presenting a Legal Update to the Leadership Group of the NYS Association of School Business Officials on March 18, 2021.

Partner Erin M. O’Grady-Parent will be presenting a Legal Update to the Leadership Group of the NYS Association of School Business Officials on March 18, 2021.

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Partner Anthony Fasano and Associate Frank Barile author an article

Partner Anthony Fasano and Associate Frank Barile recently authored an article titled, “School districts have 10 days to dispute notice of financial responsibility for foster care tuition” for the New York State School Boards Association’s March 1, 2021, edition of On Board.

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Gender Neutral Bathrooms

Effective March 23, 2021, school districts and BOCES are required to develop policies and procedures to designate all existing single-occupancy bathroom facilities as gender neutral by posting clear signage indicating same on or near the entry door of each facility. N.Y. Educ. Law § 409-M. Districts may do so by either developing a new […]

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For February 23, 2021: Partners Erin M. O’Grady-Parent and Bonnie Gorham will be presenting at NYSASBO’s Webinar on Voting Procedures for District Clerks on February 23, 2021. This is the second webinar in a two-part series regarding election procedures.

For February 23, 2021:

Partners Erin M. O’Grady-Parent and Bonnie Gorham will be presenting at NYSASBO’s Webinar on Voting Procedures for District Clerks on February 23, 2021. This is the second webinar in a two-part series regarding election procedures.

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For February 11, 2021: Partner Erin M. O’Grady-Parent will be presenting at NYSASBO’s Webinar on Voter Registration and Requirements with Patchogue-Medford UFSD District Clerk Dennis Logan on February 11, 2021. This is the first webinar in a two-part series regarding election procedures.

For February 11, 2021:

Partner Erin M. O’Grady-Parent will be presenting at NYSASBO’s Webinar on Voter Registration and Requirements with Patchogue-Medford UFSD District Clerk Dennis Logan on February 11, 2021. This is the first webinar in a two-part series regarding election procedures.

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Associates Frank G. Barile, Esq. and Stephanie A. Denzel, Esq. will co-present on the topics “IDEA or Section 504? Determining Eligibility Under Both Laws” and “Developing and Implementing 504 Plans: Ensuring a Level Playing Field” for a webinar sponsored by NBI entitled “IEP and 504 Plan Legal Workshop” to be presented via live webcam on May 11, 2021. The webinar runs from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Associates Frank G. Barile, Esq. and Stephanie A. Denzel, Esq. will co-present on the topics “IDEA or Section 504? Determining Eligibility Under Both Laws” and “Developing and Implementing 504 Plans: Ensuring a Level Playing Field” for a webinar sponsored by NBI entitled “IEP and 504 Plan Legal Workshop” to be presented via live webcam […]

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Facial Recognition Technology

On Tuesday, December 22, 2020, Governor Cuomo signed legislation (A6787-D/S5140-B) that suspends facial recognition and biometric technologies in schools. The legislation, which takes effect immediately, prohibits schools from purchasing and utilizing biometric identifying technology in schools until July 1, 2022 or until the State Education Commissioner authorizes the purchase or the use of such […]

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