October 1, 2018

David Shaw Presents at NYSSBA’s 99th Annual Convention and Education Expo

Our very own, David Shaw and Norma Meacham, of Whiteman, Osterman & Hanna LLP, will present “Collective Bargaining – Same Old Or Something New?” at the […]
September 25, 2018

Educational Stability of Children in Foster Care

Recognizing the unique needs of children in foster care, the Federal government and New York State have launched efforts in recent years to increase the educational […]
August 3, 2018

50 Years of the Taylor Law

David Shaw presents “50 Years of the Taylor Law” to the Mid-Hudson School Study Council. No law has had as much presence in the affairs of […]
July 1, 2018

Student Activism: The Past Meets the Present

David Shaw presents “Student Activism:  The Past Meets the Present” at New York State School Boards Association’s 2018 Summer Law Conference. Student activism surrounding recent school […]
June 29, 2018

U.S. Supreme Court Issues Decision in Janus v. A.F.S.C.M.E. Council 31

The United States Supreme Court issued its decision this week in the Janus case, ruling that government employees who do not choose to join the union […]
June 1, 2018

FMLA, ADA and NY’s Paid Family Leave Act

Steven Latino, along with Jeffrey Swiatek of Hodgson Russ, LLP, present “FMLA, ADA and NY’s Paid Family Leave Act” at the 18th Annual School Attorney Law […]
June 1, 2018

Responding to Discrimination, Harassment & OCR Complaints

Beth Sims presents with Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, at the 18th Annual School Attorney Law […]
March 15, 2018

All Cancers Screening Law

The New York State Legislature has amended the Civil Service Law to expand leave time with pay, which was previously limited to leave time for breast […]
March 13, 2018

The Contours of Student Free Speech

David Shaw presents at the New York State School Board Association Policy Workshop on the contours of free speech.