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Upcoming Events

Jan31

Student Discipline; Due Process; Student Rights; Search & Seizure and Parent Demands/Dictation of School Response; and Privacy Rights/Right to Know

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will present on student discipline and the intricacies of student rights, parent demands and school response, as part of the MSOE Legal Issue Seminar Series.

Date: January 31, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm

Contact: Ms. Rachel Boechler, Ph.D., MSOE Director of Coaching and Alumni Relations, 262-370-6064


Feb28

2018 WCMA Winter Conference Emerging Leader Session

Attorney Mark Olson will be a panelist at the 2018 WCMA Winter Conference Emerging Leader Session: Public Safety Labor Relations 101 on February 28, 2018, at The Lismore Hotel in Eau Claire, WI. He will be speaking about labor mediations, union relations, Act 10 and more.

Date: February 28, 2018

Time: 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Contact: . Learn more and register.


Mar02

Legal Update

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will present a Legal Update at the Marathon County Special Education EBD Institute.

Date: March 2, 2018


Mar14

Endrew F., FAPE and RDA

Attorneys Gary M. Ruesch and Alana M. Leffler will present “Endrew F., FAPE, and RDA” at a NSBA/COSA webcast seminar on March 14, 2018. Please contact Sonja Trainor at the National School Boards Association or click here for more information.

Date: March 14, 2018


Apr17

Cutting Edge Legal Issues Which Building Administrators and Practitioners Need to Know

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will present “Cutting Edge Legal Issues Which Building Administrators and Practitioners Need to Know,” as part of Cardinal Stritch University’s Principals’ Center Breakfast Series at the Midway Hotel in Brookfield, WI. Participation is open to all leaders of public, parochial, and private K-12 schools/districts.

Date: April 17, 2018

Time: 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Contact: . Learn more and register.


Apr25

Statutory Employment Rights: Public, Private, Choice and Termination (Removal, Dismissal, Contract Non-Renewal)

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will present on statutory employment rights as part of the MSOE Legal Issue Seminar Series.

Date: April 25, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm

Contact: Ms. Rachel Boechler, Ph.D., MSOE Director of Coaching and Alumni Relations, 262-370-6064


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.