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A school district employee's good faith in reporting allegations of child abuse in an educational setting triggers Education Law §1128(4) immunity from liability

A school district employee's good faith in reporting allegations of child abuse in an educational setting triggers Education Law §1128(4) immunity from liabilityBratge v Simons, 167 AD3d 1458Among the issues raised by Plaintiffs in this appeal was the claim that … Continue reading

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Thinking or Acting Like A Lawyer? What We Don’t Know About Legal Education and are Afraid to Ask

Menkel-Meadow, Carrie J., Thinking or Acting Like A Lawyer? What We Don’t Know About Legal Education and are Afraid to Ask (January 23, 2019). Book chapter in The State of Legal Education Research: Then and Now and Tomorrow (Ben Golder, … Continue reading

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The timely filing of a notice of claim required by Education Law §3813(1) does not toll the running of the statute of limitations for commencing a lawsuit

The timely filing of a notice of claim required by Education Law §3813(1) does not toll the running of the statute of limitations for commencing a lawsuit Bratge v Simons, 2018 NY Slip Op 08778, Appellate Division, Fourth DepartmentAmong the … Continue reading

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State legislation could accidentally mess up science education

Enlarge / Photo Taken In Thailand, Chon Buri (credit: Weeraya Siankulpatanakij / EyeEm | Getty Images) As state legislatures begin their annual consideration of bills, there is invariably a set of bills introduced that targets science education, typically focusing on … Continue reading

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Important Steps to Take if you Believe Your Child has Special Education Needs

By Jennifer Fortunato, Esq. Special Education is governed by Federal and State law which requires public schools to provide children with disabilities a free and appropriate public education that is individually tailored to meet their unique needs, along with sufficient … Continue reading

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