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Changes to the Open Meetings Act Allow Inspection of Closed Session Records
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • July 11 2016

Effective June 30, 2016, the Open Meetings Act (OMA) has been amended to allow elected board members, or those appointed to fill vacancies on the


Divided Supreme Court Blocks Enactment of Obama Immigration Executive Actions
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • June 23 2016

In a non-precedential decision that will leave many legal observers and immigration advocates unsatisfied, the Supreme Court earlier today split 4-4


American College Health Association Releases Guidelines to Address Campus Sexual and Relationship Violence
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • June 21 2016

Last week, the American College Health Association (ACHA) released guidelines for addressing sexual and relationship violence on college and


Department Of Education Issues Guidance on Improving Gender Equity in Career and Technical Education Programs
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • June 20 2016

On June 15, 2016, the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in conjunction with the Department's Office of Career, Technical


New Federal Guidelines on Supporting Transgender Students Under Title IX
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • May 13 2016

Amidst a recently intensified national debate regarding support for transgender students in schools, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and


Before You Upload That Student Photo, Ask: What Would FERPA (Have Me) Do?
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • May 5 2016

It's Springtime in Chicago again, which means you can count on two things-complaints about the lingering cold weather and the Annual Illinois ASBO


Public Employer May Not Retaliate Against Employee Based on Perception that He Engaged in Political Activity
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • April 29 2016

On Tuesday the U.S. Supreme Court held that a public employee could sue his employer for retaliation where the employer demoted him for engaging in


First Federal Appeals Court Rules that Title IX Applies in Transgender Bathroom Case
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • April 20 2016

Yesterday, in a landmark ruling, a federal appellate court decided that under Title IX a transgender student can challenge a school board policy that


Supreme Court Upholds The Constitutionality of Public Sector Union “Fair Share Fees”
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • March 30 2016

As we previously reported, in July 2015, the United States Supreme Court decided to hear an appeal of a case from the United States Court of Appeals


Illinois Appellate Court Sheds Light on When Records Are Not “Reasonably Accessible” On A Public Body’s Website Under FOIA
  • Franczek Radelet PC
  • USA
  • March 21 2016

The Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) was amended in December, 2014 to provide that a public body is not required to copy a public record