Published on September 17, 2009 | by LawNews
Led by Professor Serge Martinez, Clinic Students Draft Anti-Nepotism Code
Led by Professor Serge Martinez, clinic students drafted the anti-nepotism code mentioned in the following Newsday article.
Wyandanch school board OKs strict anti-nepotism code
By JOHN HILDEBRAND
September 16, 2009
The coalition helped arrange the drafting of Wyandanch’s rules by volunteers at Hofstra University Law School.
In Albany, state school officials are reviewing Wyandanch’s rules to see whether some could be incorporated into the state’s own guidelines for school boards. Those guidelines already include recommendations for avoiding financial conflicts-of-interest, but nothing on nepotism in hiring.