News & Analysis as of

Administrative Agency Education Business Organization

Read need-to-know updates, commentary, and analysis on Administrative Agency issues written by leading professionals.

Foliage, Frost, Frozen Ponds and The FOIA (Part Three): Trying To Do The Right Thing Is A Good Thing Under The FOIA

In our latest posting on the Freedom of Information Act [“FOIA”], we confirm that the Freedom of Information Commission [“FOIC”] has a heart, and may sometimes forgive technical non-compliance by public agencies and their...more

Attorneys Are Not So Special After All: The FOIA and the Need for Specific Agenda Items

Generally, Connecticut’s Freedom of Information Act [“FOIA”] requires that a public agency preparing an agenda/posting for a meeting ensure that each agenda item is specific enough to apprise the public of the action...more

Alert: New Pathways for Unaccredited Entities and Non-Institutional Education Providers

by Cooley LLP on

Accreditors have been seen as obstacles to innovation in higher education. In April we issued a Cooley Alert on new WASC guidelines for disaggregating institutional services. Now WASC and DEAC have issued separate policies...more

New Board Members’ Homework

It is that time of year when newly elected board of education members are settling in to their positions and starting to assume responsibility for overseeing their respective municipality’s public school district. To help...more

Recent PAC Rulings Find University And Park District In Violation Of Open Meetings Act

by Franczek Radelet P.C. on

In a recent decision, the Public Access Counselor (PAC) ruled that Western Illinois University Board of Trustees violated the Open Meetings Act (OMA) when it voted to terminate a faculty member in closed session. According to...more

Education Update, No. 1, January 2013: Heads Up For Schools With TIAA CREF 403(b) Plan Documents

by Fisher Phillips on

We try to alert our clients when we begin to see a trend developing. One trend our benefits attorneys have been addressing for private school clients is the fact that their third-party plan auditors have found that schools...more

Lessons for Nonprofits from the Freeh Report by James H. Hahn, Esq.

by Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP on

The law firm of Freeh Sporkin & Sullivan LLP, in its capacity as Special Investigative Counsel for the Board of Trustees of The Pennsylvania State University, recently issued its report (the “Freeh Report”) on Penn State’s...more

For-Profit Colleges Challenge Education Department’s Rules

by Ifrah PLLC on

The Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities is taking on the Department of Education. The organization, which represents some 1500 for-profit education institutions, filed its second lawsuit this year to...more

State and Federal Agencies Continue to Scrutinize For-Profit Colleges

by Franczek Radelet P.C. on

Last fall, Franczek Radelet reported on the Department of Education’s increased regulations of the for-profit higher education industry. Other state and federal agencies have now joined in scrutinizing the recruitment and...more

5 Top Tips for Effective Managers to Ensure Compliance in 2011

by Richard Milner on

The ever changing area of employment law shows no sign of slowing down in 2011 with a number of legislative changes coming into force. Here are our top 5 tips to protect your business in relation to the forthcoming...more

"Is That 'Independent Contractor Really An 'Employee'?"

by Jack Santaniello on

Is That 'Independent Contractor Really An 'Employee'?"...more

For the Business Manager: Post-Issuance Compliance: How to Live with a Bond Issue

by McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC on

Post-issuance compliance is a process that provides a school district with a record retention and reporting system that enables the school district to identify actions that could potentially impact the school district’s...more

Responsabilidade ambiental: dever de cidadania

by Sandra Ribas on

O tema deste estudo refere-se à responsabilidade ambiental como um dever de cidadania para o alcance de uma sociedade justa e democrática, o que leva a tratar especificamente sobre a necessidade de...more

13 Results
|
View per page
Page: of 1
Cybersecurity

Follow Administrative Agency Updates on:

"My best business intelligence,
in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:
Sign up using*

Already signed up? Log in here

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.
*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.

Feedback? Tell us what you think of the new jdsupra.com!