NSBA Council of School Attorneys 2018 School Law Practice Seminar

2018 School Law Practice Seminar
October 11-13, 2018
Charlestion, South Carolina
Registration opens July 2018

The NSBA Council of School Attorneys School Law Practice Seminar offers a specialized CLE experience for attorneys representing K-12 public school boards. The seminar provides invaluable insights and practical advice from experienced practitioners on legal issues facing public schools.  Our seminar planning committee has designed a program that will appeal to attorneys who represent public school boards, with topics on issues you regularly address – student rights and discipline, labor and employment, governance – plus current hot topics like immigration, parent rights, student protests, and more. 

COSA offer unique opportunity to hear from current federal officials:
Bring your questions!  You’ll have an opportunity to engage with our special guests and Washington policy-makers on the Departments’ priorities and guidance.

COSA offer concurrent work-alike group meetings on Thursday for law firm management, in house counsel or state association counsel. These gatherings include require separate registration and a small fee. Registration is limited, so sign up as soon as possible.

Early Bird sessions on Thursday afternoon will feature topics on two tracks – Foundations in School Law, and Labor and Collective Bargaining.  These sessions will be offered for CLE, so be sure to attend!

Throughout the seminar, our speakers will tackle topics including:

  • Federal Immigration Enforcement
  • The NSBA Legal Advocacy Update
  • Investigating Inappropriate Relationships
  • Accommodating Employees with Mental Health Challenges
  • Special Ed Update – Practical Implications of Endrew F. and Fry
  • Transgender Law and Litigation Update
  • Student Speech in Politically Charged Times
  • Online Platforms: Privacy, Liability, and School District Bargaining Power
  • Student Privacy v. Parent Rights – Must We Keep Secrets from the Parents?  May We Keep Secrets from the Parents?

CLE INFORMATION COSA is applying for 11+ hours of CLE.  Please check with your jurisdiction for specific rules for live seminars.

You need not be a member to attend this extremely informative seminar.  Your seminar registration includes a COSA membership, if you are eligible. A COSA membership will provide you with future seminar and webinar discounts.

Please plan to register by September 1 for early bird discounts.  Detailed seminar information.

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