November 3, 2014

New York Tax Cap Challengers Lose First Round

The state teachers union and other plaintiffs challenging a state property tax cap enacted in 2011 by Governor Cuomo and  the New York state  legislature suffered […]
September 24, 2014

Upstate NY Charter Schools Seek Facilities Funding

In an apparent response to the passage of legislation last spring that provided space in public school buildings or subsidized rent to charter schools in New […]
July 10, 2014

New York Plaintiffs Ask For Immediate $1 Billion

Claiming that a statute that allows the state to deduct over $ 1 billion from amounts that the state funding formula calculates to be due to […]
July 10, 2014

Rebell Commentary: Vergara Copy Cat Suit Will Not Succeed (New York Daily News Op-Ed July 7, 2014)

A few weeks ago, a judge in California struck down the state’s teacher tenure and seniority-order layoff laws. Even though the ruling has not yet been […]