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Upcoming Events

Mar29

Legal Update: The IDEA, Section 504 and Special Education Hot Topics

Attorney Alana Leffler and Attorney Claire Hartley will present Legal Update: The IDEA, Section 504, and Special Education “Hot Topics” at the Wisconsin School Psychologists Association, Inc. (WSPA) Spring Conference at the Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton, WI.

Date: March 29, 2019

Time: 12:45 pm – 4:00 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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Apr24

Special Education Law: The Ultimate Guide

Attorney Alana Leffler and Attorney Gary Ruesch will present Special Education Law: The Ultimate Guide to be held at the Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago/Mt. Prospect, 1 Randhurst Village Drive, Mt. Prospect, IL 60056.

Date: April 24, 2019

Time: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

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May02

When Difficult Students Meet Difficult Teachers

Attorney Alana Leffler and Attorney Gary Ruesch will present When Difficult Students Meet Difficult Teachers at the 2019 WCASS Spring Conference to be held in the Wisconsin Dells.

Date: May 2, 2019

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May06

Developments in the National Labor Relations Board for 2019

Attorney Robert Buikema will be a speaker at the CUE, Inc. National Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. Attorney Buikema will present “Developments in the National Labor Relations Board for 2019.” CUE, Inc. is a community for Positive Employee Relations. CUE, Inc. conferences attract labor and employee relations professionals, labor lawyers and consultants from across America and the globe.

Date: May 6, 2019

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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.