Gulino v. Board of Education Litigation

Welcome to the Gulino v. Board of Education: Employment Discrimination Case Website

Welcome to the website for Gulino v. Board of Education, an employment discrimination case. On this site, claimants can find answers to frequently asked questions and download court rulings and other important documents concerning the case.

If you first failed the LAST before February 14, 2004, completed a claim form, and have not heard from Plaintiffs’ counsel to discuss your eligibility for damages, please call 212-806-1224 and leave a message with your contact information. Plaintiffs’ counsel will call you back to schedule a time to work with you to determine your eligibility for damages and to begin the damages process for you.

There have been recent media reports on the status of this case, including reports about the Board of Education finally paying class members who have final judgments. The Board of Education has not offered a global class settlement. Instead, for class members to receive a payment from the Board of Education to compensate them for the damages they suffered as a result of the Board of Education’s discriminatory use of the LAST, they must contact plaintiffs’ counsel as soon as possible.

If you are interested in becoming certified through this case for the limited purpose of seeking employment as a teacher for the New York City Board of Education, the deadline to submit all paperwork confirming your eligibility for certification is June 30, 2023. If you have not already spoken with plaintiffs’ counsel about certification through this case, please contact them as soon as possible.

For general questions about the case, you can leave a message for plaintiffs’ counsel at 212-806-1224; for questions specifically about pension relief you can leave a message at 212-806-1229. You can also reach plaintiffs’ counsel by sending an email to: