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Applications for leave to appeal dismissed - 25 June 2015
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 26 2015

On appeal from the Court of Appeal for British Columbia. The applicant, Ms. Maguire, opposed the development of a composting facility by the


New Jersey Supreme Court affirms validity of criminal prosecution of employee’s theft of employer’s documents
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • June 25 2015

A former school board employee who removed confidential documents to assist in her employment lawsuit filed against the school board may be


Cops are indeed, cops after all
  • Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2015

The Ohio Supreme Court ruled yesterday that police officers employed by private colleges are subject to the Ohio Public Records Act. Our firm


Appellate Court confirms that convicted felon cannot run for school board seat
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • June 5 2015

On May 13, 2015, the Illinois Appellate Court’s First District held that the former Board President of an Illinois high school district’s Board of


Can graduate assistants organize? Columbia University effort could result in the reversal of the Brown decision
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2015

In 2004, the NLRB decided that graduate student teaching assistants at Brown University did not have the right to organize as a union because they


Laid-off Chicago teachers clear class certification hurdles
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt PA
  • USA
  • June 13 2015

In 2011, the Board of Education of the City of Chicago laid off over 1,400 teachers and paraprofessionals, all of whom belonged to the same union


Recent case reminds schools of First Amendment and Title VII responsibilities in employment context
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • March 31 2015

Recently, the Northern District of Illinois issued its opinion in Wong v. Board of Education of Community Consolidated School District 15. Although


Illinois court finds teaching the “N” word is not protected by the First Amendment
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • April 15 2015

Recently, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois addressed whether a teacher could be disciplined for using the word


Applications for leave to appeal dismissed - 30 April 2015
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 30 2015

On appeal from the judgment of the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal. Mr. MacDonald, respondent, was prosecuted by indictment and ultimately convicted of


Ohio districts must release names of substitutes used during strike if there is no current threat
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 27 2015

The Ohio Supreme Court ruled on March 25 that the names of substitute teachers who work during a teachers' strike are public record, but qualified