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Amendments to New York State Open Meetings Law

On October 19, 2021, Governor Hochul signed into legislation amendments to the New York State Open Meetings Law (Public Officer’s Law § 103(e) and (f)), which governs meetings of public bodies, including school boards of education. The first chang… Read More
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2nd Annual "Day at the Golf Course" Event

Thank you Albany Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc. for having us as a sponsor for the 2nd Annual day at the Golf Course Event that took place on Sunday, September 19th We are honored and proud to support such a great event! The Albany Therapeutic Ridin… Read More
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2021 Upstate New York SuperLawyers

A big Congratulations to attorneys Jeffrey Honeywell, Paul Aloy, and Christopher Honeywell, as all three were recognized in the 2021 Upstate New York SuperLawyers publication. All three of our firm’s partners have been recognized by SuperLaywer… Read More
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28th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Congratulations to two of Honeywell Law Firm, PLLC’s Shareholders for being chosen and recognized in the 28th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Managing Shareholder, Jeffrey Honeywell was recognized in the areas of Education Law, Employme… Read More
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Capital Chapter Golf Tournament Sponsorship

We at Honeywell Law Firm, PLLC are delighted to have had the opportunity to sponsor a hole at the Capital Chapter Golf Tournament for the Association of School Business Officials of New York. ASBO New York is a association where members are recognize… Read More
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First Annual Casino Night for the Albany Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc.

We are proud to have been one of the sponsors for the First Annual Casino Night for the Albany Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc. over the weekend. ATRC has provided therapeutic riding lessons and instruction to individuals of all ages and ability level… Read More
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2021 Annual Budget Vote & School Board Election

School Districts are heading into budget season for 2021! There are numerous deadlines approaching this year as we head into late Winter and early Spring that all Districts should be aware of leading up to the May 18, 2021, Annual Budget Vote and Sch… Read More
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Employee Discipline in the Age of COVID-19

The New York State Association of School Attorneys (NYSASA) December 21, 2020 “On Board” Article “Employee discipline in the age of COVID-19” contained the following contribution by Honeywell Law Firm, PLLC Managing Shareholde… Read More
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Deadline for Remote-Only Student Immunization Certifications Extended

On October 12, 2020, as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the New York State Department of Health suspended, for a period of 30 days, the enforcement of the required vaccinations for students enrolled in K-12 schools. This extension applied… Read More
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2020 Update to NYS Election Law § 3-110

2020 Update to NYS Election Law: Previously, in 2019 the Election Law was amended to permit employees to take up to four (4) hours of paid leave to vote. Election Law § 3-110 as amended in 2020 reduced this time and re-instated previous limitations… Read More
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