Client Memos

  KEEPING YOU INFORMED… Below are the important dates and deadlines for the 2019 Budget Vote and Election: MARCH – APRIL 2019March 1:Deadline for submission to the State Comptroller, the Commissioner of Education and the Commissioner of Taxation and Finance of the District’s Tax Levy Limit for the...

  KEEPING YOU INFORMED… We are writing to advise you that a portion of the Taylor Law (specifically, Civil Service Law § 208) has been modified as a part of this year’s legislation accompanying the 2018-2019 New York State Budget Bill. The changes appear to be a...

  KEEPING YOU INFORMED… We are writing to advise you of an amendment to the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education regarding the Dignity for All Students Act (“DASA”).  The amendment was adopted as an emergency rule effective May 8, 2018.  It is anticipated that following a...

  KEEPING YOU INFORMED… We are writing to advise you of the recent enactment of Education Law Section 908, entitled “Prohibition Against Meal Shaming.”  The law became effective on April 12, 2018 and applies to all public school districts, charter schools and non-public schools that participate in...