Jun 30, 2014 Education Matters

Student Entitled to Reimbursement for Private School Tuition for District's Failure to Comply with Settlement Agreement

S.L. has an intellectual disability.  During the 2002–2003 school year, ...
Jun 30, 2014 Private Education Matters

Employee Who Waived FMLA Claims By Signing Severance Agreement Could Not Then Bring Lawsuit Alleging FMLA Violations

Hartford Fire Insurance Company (Hartford) employed Blanche Paylor as a Long ...
Jun 30, 2014 Private Education Matters

Covered Bay Area Employers Must Provide Commuter Benefits By September 30, 2014

In 2012, Governor Brown signed Senate Bill 1339 into law, authorizing the imp...
Jun 30, 2014 Private Education Matters

Is A Dog In A Vest Really A Service Dog?

School employers navigate a morass of federal and state employment laws on a ...
Jun 30, 2014 Private Education Matters

Clause in Arbitration Agreement Delegating to Arbitrator the Authority to Determine Enforceability Is Not Unconscionable

Lourdes Tiri had been a cook at Lucky Chances, a casino and restaurant, for t...
Jun 30, 2014 Private Education Matters

Former Teacher Could Not Present Evidence Regarding Disparate Impact Where Original Claim Based on Disparate Treatment

Ruth Rosenfeld started working as a teacher at Abraham Joshua Heschel Day Sch...