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(March 22, 2017)
Endrew F. v. Douglas Cty. Sch. Dist.: The Supreme Court Rules on What is a Free and Appropriate Education

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(March 08, 2017)
Substitute Service and Its Impact on Seniority

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(February 24, 2017)
Withdrawal of Federal Guidelines on Transgender Students

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(February 22, 2017)
Fry v. Napoleon Comm SCHS: Exhaustion of Remedies Under Disability Discrimination Cases

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(February 17, 2017)
NYS Appellate Court Reaffirms Rule That Use Of Property in Violation Of Local Zoning Code Prohibits Receipt Of Real Property Tax Exemption

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(February 14, 2017)
DEC Announces Release of Proposed Amendments to the SEQRA For Public Comment

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(June 29, 2015)
Category-Specific Sign Regulations Fail Constitutional Challenge in Reed v. Town of Gilbert, Arizona

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(June 29, 2015)
The Disparate Impact Theory Survives Supreme Court Review, But Receives A Haircut

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(July 14, 2014)
New Additions to Education Law - Sections 2-c and 2-d Relating to Disclosure and Security of Student Data

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(April 29, 2014)
Employer Mandate Final Regulations

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(March 17, 2014)
Tape Recording Board Executive Sessions

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(January 14, 2014)
Court of Appeals Rules a Municipality May Withhold Legal Defense for Officials and Employees Who Object to Proposed Settlement Terms

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(January 14, 2014)
School Tax Exemption for Veterans - Chapter 518 of the Laws of 2013

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(September 24, 2013)
Can I Disqualify A Job Applicant Because He or She Has A Prior Criminal Conviction?

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(June 14, 2012)
Dismissal of Tax Certiorari Proceeding Due to Failure to Serve Affected School District

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(May 09, 2012)
Cuff v. Valley Central School District

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(April 30, 2012)
Decision: Town of Waterford v. DEC, 2012 NY Slip Op. 02125

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(April 02, 2012)
“Lowest Responsible Bidder” Standard Becomes Optional in Competitive Bidding on Purchase Contracts as “Best Value” Standard is Introduced to New York

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(February 28, 2012)
NYS Department of Conservation Announces New Full and Short Environmental Assessment Forms

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(May 27, 2011)
New York State Board Of Regents Adopts Rules For Evaluating Teacher and Principal Effectiveness

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(May 26, 2011)
Recent Land Use Cases

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(March 14, 2011)
Planning Boards Given Greater Discretion in Granting Extensions of Conditional Subdivision Approval

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(December 02, 2010)
Reporting for Appointed Officials

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(September 10, 2010)
Student Dignity and Bullying Guidelines

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(August 05, 2010)
Use of Social Security Numbers

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(June 10, 2010)
State Early Retirement Incentive

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