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Thursday, October 27 • 8:30am - 3:30pm
Forty-Sixth Annual School Law Forum - Separate registration for this program is required.

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Designed Particularly for School Board Attorneys, Administrators and Board Members

Sponsored by:

New Jersey School Boards Association
New Jersey Association of School Attorneys
Phoenix Advisors, LLC

UPDATED 
8:30 a.m.         Registration - (Coffee and Danish)

9:00 a.m.         Introductions
         Hope R. Blackburn, Esq., General Counsel, Jersey City Public Schools
                        Dr. Lawrence S. Feinsod, Exeuctive Director, NJSBA
                        Michael F. Kaelber, Esq., Director, Legal and Labor Relations, NJSBA

9:15 a.m.         School Law Update
  Carl Tanksley, Esq., Counsel, NJSBA     
               
10:10 a.m.       TEACHNJ Four Years Later: What have we Learned?
  Brenda C. Liss, Esq., Ricker, Danzing, Schere, Hyland & Perretti LLP
Yoland Mendez, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent, Newark Public Schools
Bernard Mercado, Esq., Office of General Counsel, Newark Public Schools

 11:00 a.m.       Coffee Break

 11:10 a.m.       Breakout Sessions #1 (Choose 1 of 5)

                        A.  Recent Developments in Special Education – A Case Law Update and Discussion Room 403

Paul C. Kalac, Esq., Schwartz, Simon, Edelstein & Celso
Marc G. Mucciolo, Esq., Methfessel & Werbel

                        B.  Tenure – Implementation Issues - Room 419

Bryant Lawrence Horsley, Jr., Esq., General Counsel, Camden City School District
Joseph L. Roselle, Esq., Schenck, Price, Smith & King

                        C.  To Pay Not to Pay (Don't) - Salary Guides, Increments and Negotiations  Room 405-406
Patrick Duncan, Manager, Labor Relations, NJSBA

                        D.  Residency Room 404

Sanford D. Brown, Esq., Law Office of Sanford D. Brown
William S. Donio, Esq., Cooper Levenson

                        E.  Employee Disability Accomodations/Fitness for Duty Exams Room 407

Lisa M. Fittipaldi Esq., DiFrancesco,Batuman, Coley, Yospin, Kunzman
Lester E Taylor III, Esq., Florio Perrucci Steinhardt & Fader

 12:05 p.m.       Breakout Sessions #2 (Choose 1 of 5)

                        A.  Recent Developments in Special Education – A Case Law Update and Discussion Room 403
                        B.  Tenure – Implementation Issues - Room 419
C.  To Pay Not to Pay (Don't) - Salary Guides, Increments and Negotiations   Room 405-406
                        D.  Residency Room 404
E
.  Employee Disability Accomodations/Fitness for Duty Exams Room 407

   1:00 p.m.       Lunch

   1:20 p.m.       Distinguished Service Award

   1:50 p.m.        Transgender Issues Inmpacting Students, Staff and Administrators Cherie L Adams Esq., Adams Gutierrez & Lattiboudere
Robyn B. Gigl, Esq., Gluck Walrath
    2:40 p.m.      The Legal Ethics of Internal Investigations
David B. Rubin, Esq.

    3:40 p.m.     Adjournment

 * PLEASE NOTE:  Separate registration for this program is required.

* 4 Board Member Academy Credits

Speakers
HB

Hope Blackburn

General Counsel, Jersey City Public Schools
PD

Patrick Duncan

Manager Labor Relations, NJSBA
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Paul C Kalac Esq

Partner, Schwartz Simon Edelstein & Celso LLC
BC

Brenda C Liss Esq

Partner, Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP
BM

Bernard Mercado Esq

Associate Deputy General Counsel, Newark Public Schools
JR

Joseph Roselle Esq

Attorney, Schenck Price Smith & King LLP
LT

Lester Taylor Esq

Partner, Florio Perrucci Steinhardt & Fader
WD

William Donio Esq.

Partner, Cooper Levenson
MK

Michael Kaelber

Director Legal and Labor Relations, NJSBA
CT

Carl Tanksley

Counsel, NJSBA

Sponsors
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Phoenix Advisors LLC

Diamond Sponsor, Phoenix Advisors LLC
Debt and lease financing refinancing and fiscal management solutions.


Thursday October 27, 2016 8:30am - 3:30pm EDT
Room 403