2019 Annual School Law Conference – 20/20 Vision: Sharpening Your Focus on School Law Issues as We Move into 2020

2019 Annual School Law Conference – 20/20 Vision: Sharpening Your Focus on School Law Issues as We Move into 2020

The 2019 Annual School Law Conference presented by the Nassau and Suffolk Academies of Law and the Education Law Committees of the Nassau and Suffolk County Bar Associations was held at the Nassau County Bar Association, Mineola, New York on Friday, December 6, 2019:

Lindsay T. Crocker, Esq.Lindsay T. Crocker was one of the Conference Chairs; and

Sharon N. Berlin, Esq.Sharon N. Berlin presented on a panel on the topic “The ‘Ayes’ Have It: Legislative Update #1 / An Overview of New Laws with a Focus on Employment Issues;”

Robert H. Cohen, Esq.Robert H. Cohen presented on a panel on the topic “A Peek into Special Education: How the New Legislation Impacts Students with Disabilities;”

Mara N. Harvey, Esq.Mara N. Harvey will present on a panel on the topic “Seeing if there is a Better Way: A Look into Student Discipline as We Head into 2020;”

Matthew J. Mehnert, Esq.Matthew J. Mehnert presented on a panel on the topic “Stopping Those Prying Eyes: Protecting Student Data, Cybersecurity and the Threat of Ransoms;” and

ALyssa L. Zuckerman, Esq.Alyssa L. Zuckerman presented on a panel on the topic “Navigating Labor Relations with the Benefits of Hindsight in the Modern Age.”