Law Offices of H. Jeffrey Marcus P.C.
Friday, February 6, 2009
SRO declines to excuse late service
SRO 08-139: The parent dodged a bullet on this one. Parent prevailed at hearing. The district attempted unsuccessfully to serve its appeal papers on the final day of the 35 day window. Service was not completed until 2 days later. The SRO declined to excuse the late service and thus, affirmed the IHO ruling.