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Upcoming Events

Aug28

Human Resource Law 101

Attorney Claire Hartley will be conducting a video webcast titled “Human Resource Law 101” on August 28, 2019. Please visit www.nbi-sems.com for further information.

Date: August 28, 2019

Contact: www.nbi-sems.com


Sep11

Human Resource Law from Start to Finish

Attorneys Claire Hartley, Brett Schnepper and Brian Waterman will be presenting “Human Resource Law from Start to Finish” in Green Bay, WI on September 11, 2019. Please visit www.nbi-sems.com for more information.

Date: September 11, 2019

Contact: www.nbi-sems.com


Sep23

Hot Topics in Pupil Service and Special Education

Attorney Mary Gerbig will be presenting Hot Topics in Pupil Service and Special Education at the Regional Special Education Network Meeting at CESA #7 located at 595 Baeten Road, Green Bay, WI 54304 on September 23, 2019. Please visit www.cesa7.org for more information.

Date: September 23, 2019

Contact: www.cesa7.org


Oct13–15

Labor and Employment Law

Attorney Robert Buikema will be presenting a Labor and Employment presentation at the Fall Conference for CUE from October 13-15, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Please visit www.cueinc.com for more information.

Date: October 13, 2019 – October 15, 2019

Contact: www.cueinc.com


Oct18

Toxic Employees in the Workplace

Attorney Lisa Bergersen will be presenting “Toxic Employees in the Workplace,” at the WI State SHRM Conference from 6:30 – 7:30 a.m. on October 18, 2019. Please visit http://wishrm.org/2019-State-Conference for more information.

Date: October 18, 2019

Time: 6:30 am – 7:30 am

Contact: http://wishrm.org/2019-State-Conference


Oct18

Ethics for Speech and Language Therapists

Attorney Mary Gerbig will be presenting Ethics for Speech and Language Therapists on October 18, 2019 at CESA #2 located at the Whitewater Innovation Center, 1221 Innovation Dr. #205, Whitewater, WI 53190. Please visit www.cesa2.k12.wi.us for more information.

Date: October 18, 2019

Contact: www.cesa2.k12.wi.us


Oct21

Hot Topics in Special Education and Sec. 504

Attorney Mary Gerbig will be presenting Hot Topics in Special Education and Sec. 504 to School Nurses and School Psychologists on October 21, 2019 at CESA #8 located at 23 W Park St, Gillett, WI 54124. Please visit http://www.cesa8.k12.wi.us/ for more information.

Date: October 21, 2019

Contact: http://www.cesa8.k12.wi.us/


Oct23

Human Resources 101

Attorney Lisa Bergersen will be presenting “Human Resources 101,” at the League of Wisconsin Municipalities’ Annual Conference on October 23, 2019 in Green Bay. For more information visit https://www.lwm-info.org/731/Annual-Conference.

Date: October 23, 2019

Contact: https://www.lwm-info.org/731/Annual-Conference


Oct25

Discipline Procedures

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will present Discipline Procedures as part of the SPED Legal Breakfast Series on October 25, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. at CESA #1 located at N25 W23131 Paul Road, Suite 100 Pewaukee, WI 53072. Please visit www.cesa1.k12.wi.us for more information.

Date: October 25, 2019

Time: 8:00 am – 9:30 am

Contact: www.cesa1.k12.wi.us


Nov07

State and Local Government Labor and Employment Law Committee

Attorney Mark Olson will be chairing a meeting of the State and Local Government Labor and Employment Law Committee at the National Labor Law Conference of the American Bar Association in New Orleans, LA on November 7, 2019. Please visit www.americanbar.org for more information.

Date: November 7, 2019

Contact: www.americanbar.org


Nov08

Ethics

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will present an Ethics Session at the OT/PT Conference on Friday November 8, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. until noon at the Glacier Canyon Conference Center in Wisconsin Dells.

Date: November 8, 2019

Time: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm


Dec18

SPED/504 Eligibility

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will present SPED/504 Eligibility as part of the SPED Legal Breakfast Series on December 18, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. at CESA #1 located at N25 W23131 Paul Road, Suite 100 Pewaukee, WI 53072. Please visit www.cesa1.k12.wi.us for more information.

Date: December 18, 2019

Time: 8:00 am – 9:30 am

Contact: www.cesa1.k12.wi.us


Jan22

Legal Update

Attorney Gary Ruesch and Attorney Alana Leffler will present a Legal Update as part of the SPED Legal Breakfast Series on January 22, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at CESA #1 located at N25 W23131 Paul Road, Suite 100 Pewaukee, WI 53072. Please visit www.cesa1.k12.wi.us for more information.

Date: January 22, 2020

Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Contact: www.cesa1.k12.wi.us


Video

This video is part one of a 9-part series on special education law by Attorneys Gary Ruesch and Alana Leffler from their webinar via the National Business Institute. This segment covers Evaluations and Eligibility: The Latest on Child Find Obligations.

Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District: Updated Standard for FAPE for Special Education Students

Free and Appropriate Public Education (FAPE): Critical Cases Affecting Standards and Services, Especially Students with Behavioral Goals

Placement Decisions and Least Restrictive Environment (LRE): Clarifying District Obligations under Results Driven Accountability

Individualized Education Programs (IEPs): Case Law Impacts on Implementation, Content and More

Disciplinary Procedures: Opinions That Critically Affect BIPs, FBAs, Removals and More

Enhanced Liability as a result of Fry v. Napoleon: Bullying, Harassment and Denials of FAPE

Office for Special Rights (OCR) Developments under the Trump Administration

Restraint and Seclusion of Special Education Students: Recent Guidance and Decisions

Attorneys Daniel Vliet and Mark Olson discuss Individual Contracts for Teachers and Administrators

Attorney Matt Flanary presents Other Post Employment Benefits (OPEB)

Attorneys Gary Ruesch and Alana Leffler provide an update on legal issues for schools working with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Students