Monthly Archives: November 2015


Business Officials’ Contracts

In Averbach v. Board of Education of the New Paltz Central School District, 147 A.D.2d 152 (1989) an Assistant Superintendent for Business was appointed to a probationary term of employment pursuant to Education Law Section 3012(1)(b) under a three year written contract. The appointee was discharged prior to expiration of the contract term without being [...]

By |2019-02-25T11:58:42-05:00November 12th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Does an Appeal Waiver Preclude a Defendant from Appealing?

The People can and often require a defendant to waive the right to appeal in connection with a plea bargain.  The waiver, however, is not absolute.  The defendant can still file a notice of appeal to challenge certain issues. One such issue that survives the waiver concerns the validity or voluntariness of the plea.  Notwithstanding [...]

By |2019-02-25T12:01:19-05:00November 5th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments