September 22, 2016

NY Trial Court Rejects Sound Basic Education Claim

In a surprising decision issued last week, Acting Supreme Court Justice Kimberly O’Connor dismissed the claims of schoolchildren from eight small city school districts in upstate […]
September 12, 2016

NY Appeals Court Affirms Plaintiffs’ Right to Proceed with the NYSER Litigation

On September 8th, 2016, an intermediate appeals court, the Appellate Division, First Department, affirmed the trial court’s denial of the state’s motion to dismiss  plaintiffs’ claims […]
April 20, 2016

MAJOR COURT RULINGS EXPECTED SOON

Major education adequacy rulings are expected to be issued over the next few months by courts throughout the country. These include: California: The decision in the […]
January 28, 2016

Parents Ask Court to Order NY Education Department to Act on School District Management

Invoking students’ constitutional right to the opportunity for a sound basic education, parents in the East Ramapo school district in New York State filed a petition […]