Tips

Special Education Tip – Summertime, and the Living is Easy – 88-2018

Missed Some Tips? Click HERE to access the full list of past Tips. Rochelle’s Special Education Tips Summertime, and the Living is Easy Except it is Not Always Easy to Meet the ESY Timeline Spring is in the air. Make it your goal to address Extended School Year (ESY) eligibility for each student with an […]

March 16, 2018 Comments are off

Special Education Tip – You Are Not the White Rabbit – 2018-87

Missed Some Tips? Click HERE to access the full list of past Tips. Rochelle’s Special Education Tips You Are Not the White Rabbit Time Is Not Your Problem It is the obligation of the school system to implement the IEP. If a student needs three one-half hour sessions per week of speech and language therapy, […]

March 9, 2018 Comments are off

February HR Tip

VOLUME 7 | FEBRUARY 2018     The Need to Go Above and Beyond the ADA in Maryland: Disabled Applicants/Employees Need Individualized Assessments By: Adam E. Konstas, Esquire In light of developments in Maryland employment discrimination law, employers are strongly encouraged to re-examine their reasonable accommodation policies and procedures. When confronted with a reasonable accommodation request, […]

March 9, 2018 Comments are off

Special Education Tip – I Heard it Through the Grapevine – 86-2018

Missed Some Tips? Click HERE to access the full list of past Tips. Rochelle’s Special Education Tips I Heard it Through the Grapevine If It Is Not In the PWN You Will Have a Hard Time Proving It Happened When you develop the Prior Written Notice (PWN) be sure to document what happened, in English. […]

March 2, 2018 Comments are off

February Insurance Insights

 Interested in having PK Law’s Insurance Insights delivered monthly to your inbox? Sign Up Now For Email Newsletters you can trust.      New case law, analysis, trends and news for those in the liability, risk management and insurance industry    Volume 8  |  February 2018 Mushrooming Claims: Recognizing When Simple Claims Threaten to Expand Beyond What […]

February 28, 2018 Comments are off

Special Education Tip – Since You Cannot Please Everyone – 85-2018

Missed Some Tips? Click HERE to access the full list of past Tips. Rochelle’s Special Education Tips Please Please Me Since You Cannot Please Everyone, Please Just Follow the Law This week’s Tips is going to repeat a familiar piece of advice: You cannot always comply with a parent’s wishes. Sometimes you just have to […]

February 23, 2018 Comments are off

Special Education Tip – The Geometry of Endrew F. – 84-2018

Missed Some Tips? Click HERE to access the full list of past Tips. Rochelle’s Special Education Tips The Geometry of Endrew F. The New Angle Used by Advocates Leave it to the parents’ attorneys and advocates to create a new “gotcha” out of the Supreme Court’s 2017 decision in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School […]

February 14, 2018 Comments are off

Special Education Tip – Pomp and Circumstance and Glass Houses – 83-2018

Missed Some Tips? Click HERE to access the full list of past Tips. Rochelle’s Special Education Tips Pomp and Circumstance and Glass Houses There have been a whirlwind of stories about students graduating from high school who have not fulfilled basic high school requirements, like passing tests or attending school. Before you throw stones at […]

February 8, 2018 Comments are off

January Insurance Insight

 Interested in having PK Law’s Insurance Insights delivered monthly to your inbox? Sign Up Now For Email Newsletters you can trust.      New case law, analysis, trends and news for those in the liability, risk management and insurance industry    Volume 7  |  January 2018 Liability of Healthcare Providers in the Wake of Maryland’s Opioid Crisis […]

February 1, 2018 Comments are off

Special Education Tip – By the Light of the Silvery Moon – 82-2018

Missed Some Tips? Click HERE to access the full list of past Tips. Rochelle’s Special Education Tips By the Light of the Silvery Moon Dim Those Lights There are still over 4 months left of school and the unwarranted anger level of some parents at IEP team meetings is really rising. You can control whether […]

January 31, 2018 Comments are off