Mary Ann Stewart and Claire Parsons recently were successful in obtaining summary judgment on behalf of the Bellevue Independent Public School District and one of its elementary teachers on a Plaintiff’s claims of negligent supervision. In Waddell v. Bellevue Independent Public Schools, et. al. the Plaintiff, a parent of an elementary student, alleged that […]
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In education law, IDEA stands for The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. IDEA is the nation’s federal special education law that ensures public schools serve the educational needs of students with disabilities. The fundamental purpose for IDEA is for School Districts to provide an individualized education for children with educational disabilities in […]
Claire E. Parsons, an Associate in the Government Practice, Civil Litigation, and School Law practice groups, published an article in August in Common Defense, a statewide publication of the Kentucky Defense Council, Inc. entitled Discovering Coverdell: Maximizing Statutory Immunity for School Officials. The article explained the elements of the Paul C. Coverdell Teacher Liability Protection […]
Adams Stepner partner, Mary Ann Stewart, once again receives national recognition in school law case
Adams Stepner partner, Mary Ann Stewart, receives national recognition for recent favorable decision from Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in special education case. The decision was reported in LRP’s “HotLaw” list. For reprint of article click NW Hotlaw Article.
Adams, Stepner partner Mary Ann Stewart’s favorable ruling in the Sixth Circuit is receiving national attention in the National School Board Association’s (NSBA) Legal Clips.
Go to the following link to see the online recognition on the NSBA’s website: Sixth Circuit rules IDEA does not permit reimbursement
Adams Stepner attorney, Claire E. Parsons, serving as co-counsel in a school law case, recently received a favorable decision from the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in important Special Education case
Adams Stepner attorney, Claire Parsons serving as co-counsel recently received a favorable decision in the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of the Boone County School District in N. W by J. W and J. W v. Boone County Bd. of Educ., 114 LRP 36236 (6th Cir. 08/18/14 ).
For the full opinion click on […]
Adams Stepner attorney, Mary Ann Stewart, receives favorable decision from Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Special Education case
Adams, Stepner partner, Mary Ann Stewart, recently received a favorable decision in the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of the Boone County School District in N. W by J. W and J. W v. Boone County Bd. of Educ., 114 LRP 36236 (6th Cir. 08/18/14 ).
For the full opinion click on the following link: http://www.ca6.uscourts.gov/opinions.pdf/14a0192p-06.pdf
ASWD attorney, Edward Lee Metzger, has published an article in Lex Loci on “managing student debt”. Click here for article.
Edward Lee Metzger recently was profiled in Lex Loci. For a reprint of the profile click here.
Friends of Covington to honor Dennis Williams on May 22 with the “Covington Award” at the Twin Oaks Plantation Golf Course.
Click on the recent story written by River City News for all event details http://www.rcnky.com/articles/2014/05/06/and-covington-award-goes