August 8, 2020 Dear Friends: We hope you and your family are well. Yesterday, Governor Cuomo made the long-awaited decision concerning the reopening of schools today. As a result of his decision, schools throughout New York are expected to open with hybrid learning plans. Please keep us updated on any information you receive from your child’s school READ MORE
On July 30th, Maria McGinley will speak at the 20th Annual School Law Institute at PLI. Throughout the day, Maria and other experienced attorneys will examine significant developments in education law and policy, as well as the implications of these developments. During her session, Maria will speak about Special Education and Stay Put/ Pendency Entitlements. READ MORE
Gary Mayerson, Jackie DeVore, and Randy Richardson participated in Job Path’s June Employer Partner celebration. Through JobPath’s customized employment program, our firm has employed Randy for over 7 years, where he has become an essential member of the team. This was a Zoom to remember!
May 26, 2020 Dear Friends: We hope you enjoyed Memorial Day weekend and wanted to update you with some important information before the end of the 2019-2020 school year. The Limits of Pendency Protection Mayerson & Associates has successfully litigated hundreds of pendency applications. While pendency continues to be an unconditional and automatic protection that preserves READ MORE
April 28, 2020 Some Great News for a Change! Core Protections of the IDEA Statute to Remain Intact! Mayerson & Associates sprang into action to sound the alarm when we learned that the CARES Act legislation contained a provision requiring the Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, to identify any provisions of the IDEA statute that READ MORE