Client Memos

  KEEPING YOU INFORMED… Below are the important dates and deadlines for the 2021 Budget Vote and Election: MARCH – APRIL 2021March 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 alert you that the U.S. Department of Labor has issued a revised final rule regarding employee leave pursuant to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“the FFCRA”), which includes both the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act (“the...

KEEPING YOU INFORMED… With the school year just around the corner, we are aware that many employers are receiving employees’ requests to take leave pursuant to the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act (“EPSLA”) and the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act (“EFMLEA”) because their child’s...

  KEEPING YOU INFORMED… We are writing to advise you that, during its July 2020 meeting, the Board of Regents adopted regulations to provide flexibility for educators, students and professionals; to address issues resulting from COVID-19-related restrictions on in-person student instruction; and to prepare for the upcoming...

  KEEPING YOU INFORMED… We are writing to remind you of the legal obligations regarding school safety plans. Please find below an overview of these requirements.The board of education must make the district-wide safety plan available for public comment at least 30 days prior to its adoption...

KEEPING YOU INFORMED… Governor Cuomo recently issued Executive Orders 202.45 and 205. The following is an explanation of the most noteworthy provisions. Additional Exclusion from the State’s COVID-19 Leave Law’s Paid Leave Benefits Last week, Governor Cuomo issued Executive Order 205 which, among other things, effectuated a travel...