News from Thrun Law


New FLSA Rule Takes Effect January 1, 2020

November 1st, 2019

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently issued a final rule amending the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations. The amended regulations, effective January 1, 2020, increase the[...]


Sixth Circuit Finds No First Amendment Retaliation for Fired Coach

October 21st, 2019

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, the decisions of which are binding in Michigan, recently found that a Tennessee school district did not violate a former coach’s First[...]


Purchasing Real Estate: Due Diligence

October 14th, 2019

School officials authorized to purchase real estate for their schools are often eager to put pen to paper af­ter finding reasonably priced property. A real estate purchase agreement[...]


Back to School Reminder: Don’t Forget About Child Find Obligations!

October 7th, 2019

With school back in full swing, school officials must take care to comply with the Individuals with Disabili­ties Education Act (IDEA) and Section 504 of the Reha­bilitation Act[...]


Title IX Training – Sign Up Now!

October 3rd, 2019

Due to popular demand, Thrun Law Firm is offering a second Title IX training for school officials on November 21, 2019, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Thrun’s East Lansing[...]


Title IX Training – Sign Up Now!

October 3rd, 2019

Due to popular demand, Thrun Law Firm is offering a second Title IX training for school officials on November 21, 2019, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Thrun’s East Lansing[...]


MDHHS Issues New Immunization Reporting Form and Updates Guidance

September 26th, 2019

Parents are required to submit immunization verification to a school when a student enrolls: (1) in kindergarten, (2) “for the first time” in a public or non­public school,[...]