Because our team is committed to keeping you up-to-date on the latest in labor and employment law, we frequently speak at events, host breakfast briefings, and update our blog to keep you informed of legal trends and strategies to protect your organization. We encourage you to stop by often, follow us on social media or subscribe to our blog so you can be among the first to know what’s important today in employment and labor law.

If you would like to invite a Buelow Vetter attorney to speak to your organization, please contact us.

Upcoming Events

Jan24

2019 School Law Program and Reception

If you are planning to attend the 2019 School Board Winter Convention in Milwaukee in January, we invite you to join us on Thursday evening, January 24 for our annual School Law Program and Reception at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center. The program will provide important information on the latest trends in school law for 2019, followed by a hosted reception with your friends and colleagues from Buelow Vetter and other school districts. Registration for this event is only $20.

Registration and Refreshments: 5:00-5:30 p.m.
Program: 5:30-6:15 p.m.
Reception: 6:15-8:00 p.m.

Date: January 24, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Jan24–26

ABA’s State and Local Government Labor Law Committee Meeting

Attorney Mark Olson will be chairing the ABA’s State and Local Government Labor Law Committee Meeting on January 24-26, 2019 in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Date: January 24, 2019 – January 26, 2019


Mar19

MSOE MBA in Education Leadership Program

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will give a presentation on Student Discipline, Due Process, Student Rights, Search and Seizure, Parent Demands, Dictations of School Response and Privacy Rights as part of the Milwaukee School of Engineering’s MBA in Education Leadership Program. The presentation will take place at the Rader School of Business at 1235 N. Milwaukee Street, Milwaukee, WI.

Date: March 19, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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Apr09

Principals’ Center at Cardinal Stritch University

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will present a Legal Update on April 9, 2019 beginning at 7:30 a.m. as part of the Principals’ Center at Cardinal Stritch University Breakfast Series on “Equity and Mindfulness for Educators.”

Date: April 9, 2019

Time: 7:30 am

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May14

MSOE MBA in Educational Leadership Program

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will give a presentation on Statutory Employment Rights, Public, Private, Choice, Termination: Removal, Dismissal and Contract Renewal as part of the Milwaukee School of Engineering’s MBA in Education Leadership Program. The presentation will take place at the Rader School of Business at 1235 N. Milwaukee Street, Milwaukee, WI.

Date: May 14, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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Video

January, 2016

This video provides an overview of this fast-developing area of the law and clarifies the scope of a school district’s legal obligations to transgender or gender nonconforming students.

January, 2016

With more and more school districts changing retiree health and other post-employment benefits, we discuss some real-world cases that highlight litigation risks and strategies, tips for avoiding litigation and ways that the Affordable Care Act can help or hurt in this process.

January, 2016

If your district is wondering which of your employees need to receive individual contracts, as well as which terms should be included in such contracts, this video provides helpful information to guide your contracting process.