August 15, 2022

Governor Whitmer recently signed into law Public Act 184 of 2022 (PA 184) which amends the Michigan Public School Employees Retirement (MPSER) Act and alters requirements affecting retirees employed by a “reporting unit” (i.e., a public school district, interme­diate school district, or PSA). PA...

August 8, 2022

On July 19, 2022, the Michigan Court of Claims ruled unconstitutional the Legislature’s 2018 amendments to the voter-proposed Paid Medical Leave Act (PMLA) and...

July 29, 2022

It may feel like summer just began, but students will be returning to campus in a few short weeks. Prepare for the upcoming school year by proactively taking steps to avoid common legal problems.

Corral Your Coordinators!

Federal law requires every...


Michele Eaddy and Jessie McNamara will present the topic of "Legal Issues for School Security Officers".

August 17, 2022

As part of our Back to School training series, Jennifer Starlin and Cristina Patzelt will be presenting our "Title IX Comprehensive Training" webinar. This comprehensive training is for all K-12 employees who will serve as Title IX Coordinators, Investigators, Decision-Makers, or Appeals Officers in the new Title IX Grievance Process. This session satisfies new training requirements.

August 19, 2022

As part of our Back to School training series, Rob Dietzel and Jennifer Starlin will be presenting our "Student Discipline Training" webinar. Join us as we cover the student discipline process from start to finish and identify common traps and pitfalls.

August 23, 2022