Client Memos

The current economic climate has forced school boards to make difficult cost cutting decisions. One measure being considered by many school boards is the excessing of professional staff members. For this reason, it is important to review the applicable rules that apply to...

  KEEPING YOU INFORMED… Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli has announced:  (1) the introduction of proposed regulations regarding employer reporting of time worked by elected and appointed officials; and (2) the creation of a Retirement Compliance Unit to review and enforce the eligibility requirements for the New York...

On August 13, 2008, Governor Paterson signed into law a statute that bans mandatory overtime for nurses who work in hospitals and other health care facilities and schools. "Mandatory overtime" includes any hours beyond a nurse's normally scheduled shift, which includes pre-scheduled on-call time and/or...