Transgender Students, Social Media Among Topics at NJSBA Meeting March 3rd

Atlantic City, N.J. – February 26, 2016 – The New Jersey School Board Association’s (NJSBA) Interactive Technology Conference will feature three attorneys from Cooper Levenson’s Education/School Law practice group discussing such topics as social media and transgender students. The conference, scheduled for Thursday, March 3, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. will be held at … Continue reading “Transgender Students, Social Media Among Topics at NJSBA Meeting March 3rd”

Cooper Levenson Foundation Accepting Scholarship Applications

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – January 25, 2016 -Cooper Levenson Foundation, Inc. is offering college scholarship grants to high school seniors residing in the firm’s practice areas, including Atlantic, Cape May and Camden Counties in New Jersey. Candidates must demonstrate academic excellence, active involvement as a volunteer, and financial need, and must be planning to enroll … Continue reading “Cooper Levenson Foundation Accepting Scholarship Applications”

Students Walk to Raise Over $1,500 for Let Us Eat, Please

Atlantic City, N.J. -The students at Galloway Township’s Roland Rogers Elementary School raised $1,583 for Let Us Eat, Please, a nonprofit group that helps feed families during the summer months when reduced fee meals are unavailable to students in need. Under the direction of physical education teacher Dave Cherry, they held a walk-a-thon on Friday, … Continue reading “Students Walk to Raise Over $1,500 for Let Us Eat, Please”

Cooper Levenson Attorneys to Present at NJSBA’s Workshop 2015 – “Empowering the 21st Century Student”

October 27-29, 2015 at Atlantic City Convention Center Atlantic City, N.J. – September 28, 2015 -Amy L. Houck, Esq. and William S. Donio, Esq., will present on topics ranging from board members and board meetings to compliance and special education at the New Jersey School Board Association (NJSBA)’s Workshop 2015, “Empowering the 21st Century Student,” … Continue reading “Cooper Levenson Attorneys to Present at NJSBA’s Workshop 2015 – “Empowering the 21st Century Student””

Houck Explores Challenges of ‘Bring Your Own Device’ at NJSBA Summer Leadership Conference Saturday, July 11th in Plainsboro Township

Amy L. Houck, Esq., partner at Cooper Levenson, will discuss the opportunities and challenges associated with schools letting students bring their own technology devices in a special session at the New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA) Summer Leadership Conference on Legal Issues. The conference will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at the Crowne … Continue reading “Houck Explores Challenges of ‘Bring Your Own Device’ at NJSBA Summer Leadership Conference Saturday, July 11th in Plainsboro Township”

Amy Houck Elco Selected to Present at NJSBA’s “Best of Workshop 2014”

POSTPONED: New date due to weather forecast: March 21, 2015 Atlantic City, N.J. – January 15, 2015 – The New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA) has selected Amy L. Houck, Esq., partner at Cooper Levenson, to present at the Highlights of Workshop 2014 Conference on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the Princeton Marriott, Forrestal Conference … Continue reading “Amy Houck Elco Selected to Present at NJSBA’s “Best of Workshop 2014””

Notices, Agendas & Minutes under the OPMA

Date: 10/30/2014 Publication: NJSBA Workshop CooperLevenson Publication: NJSBA Workshop Summary: The Sunshine Law guarantees the public’s right to know when its public bodies are meeting, what they are meeting about and what action they are taking on the public’s behalf. At the same time, local boards of education have to ensure student and employee confidentiality … Continue reading “Notices, Agendas & Minutes under the OPMA”

Wil Donio, Cooper Levenson Partner, to Present at Dyslexia and the Law Conference March 12th

William S. Donio, Esq., partner at Cooper Levenson Attorneys at Law will be among the presenting faculty at the Camden County Bar Association’s program, “Dyslexia and the Law: Understanding the Rights of Students with Dyslexia & Related Disabilities,” on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 4 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. at the Tavistock Country Club in … Continue reading “Wil Donio, Cooper Levenson Partner, to Present at Dyslexia and the Law Conference March 12th”