LEGAL ONE Webinars - Upcoming Live Events

We know that getting out of your district isn’t always easy. That’s why we are pleased to offer these one-hour school law webinars on timely issues. Each webinar will include a brief overview of the latest developments in select areas of school law, followed by a Q & A. Webinars will also be archived for later review by participants.  Purchase these as a bundle or individually (including archived webinars).


Email Purchase Order Option

Purchase orders for LEGAL ONE and FEA professional development webinars/workshops can be emailed to FEAsupport@njpsa.org. Please list the registrant's full name, along with the workshop title and date, on the purchase orders.


ACCESSING YOUR WEBINAR: Within 30 minutes of a successful registration, you will have access to this course. Use this link and log in with your email address, and your password. 

UPCOMING live webinars are listed below. Click here for available recorded ARCHIVE sessions or here to go back to the Registration Store.



Individual Webinars
 


What's New in HIB Law? *Attorney Series*

November 19, 2020 from 12:00 pm – 1:10 pm

This information-packed webinar will review the most recent legal developments in HIB affecting NJ’s public schools. Included will be a discussion of recent legislative and regulatory enactments involving NJ's Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act and their impact on school district operations, staff and students.

This session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.

Fee: $40
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Evaluating the Role of the SRO and School Security Personnel
December 15, 2020 from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

This webinar will focus on the role of the School Resource Officer in schools. Participants will learn about the different types of SRO Positions, and the functions and responsibilities of an SRO will be addressed. Additional issues to be discussed include school security considerations, the Memorandum of Agreement, and race relations issues with staff, students and the SRO in your School District.

Fee: $40
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The Legal Ethics of Internal Investigations *Attorney Series*
December 16, 2020 from 12:00 pm – 1:10 pm


Join notable school law attorney David Rubin in a discussion of the basic precepts of legal ethics that all school district counsel need to know. Topics to be addressed include, who is the client, conflicts of interest, duties to adversaries, tribunals & third parties and more.
This session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.


Fee: $40
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Gifted Education in New Jersey – The Strengthening Gifted Education Act - What’s New, What's Remains and What Will Be? *CLE Eligible*
January 12, 2021 from 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
The NJ Legislature recently passed the Strengthening Gifted Education Act; the first legislative or regulatory action to directly affect NJ gifted education in more than a decade. This session will review the changes for gifted education, what remains, what the next legislative session may hold for gifted education programs in NJ and the resulting impact. In addition to the new law, discussion will incl. remaining federal & state laws governing gifted and talented education, the constitutional underpinning, and more.

This session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.

Fee: $40 Click here for more details and to register


What's New in Tenure & Seniority Law? *Attorney Series*
January 14, 2021 from 12:00 pm – 1:10 pm
Join LEGAL ONE staff attorneys in an information-packed webinar discussing the most recent developments in tenure & seniority law for school employees. Since the US Supreme Court Janus decision and the enactment of the Workplace Democracy Enhancement Act, NJ has seen an uptick in employment litigation in general and tenure & seniority litigation in particular. 
This session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.
Fee: $40
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Addressing Conduct Away From School Grounds for Students and Staff
February 9, 2021 from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm


This webinar will review the legal parameters for school officials in addressing conduct away from school grounds. Topics to be covered will include bullying and cyberbullying, responding to student disputes that occur off school grounds, linking participation in athletics to conduct outside of school, addressing derogatory comments towards staff members, responding to self-destructive student behavior such as drug or alcohol use, and understanding how courts balance student First Amendment rights with other considerations.

Fee: $40
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What's New in School Employment Law? *Attorney Series*
February 11, 2021 from12:00 pm – 1:10 pm

Join LEGAL ONE staff attorneys in an information-packed webinar discussing the most recent developments in school employment law. Included will be a discussion of recent legislative & regulatory enactments affecting school employees and a school employment case law update.

This session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.


Fee: $40

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What's New in School Official Ethics Law? *Attorney Series*
March 11, 2021 from 12:00 pm – 1:10 pm

Join LEGAL ONE staff attorneys in an information-packed webinar discussing the most recent developments in board member and school administrator ethical conduct under the School Ethics Act, the board member conflict of interest statute, N.J.S.A. 18A:12-2 and the nepotism regulations N.J.A.C. 6A:23A-6.2. 
This session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.
Fee: $40
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Bringing It All Together: A Systemic Approach to Student Safety
March 16, 2021 from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

This webinar provides a framework for putting in place appropriate policies and protocols to protect student safety. Participants will learn about the high expectations established in case law and codified in statute and regulation related to student safety. Specific issues addressed include HIB policies, key elements of the code of student conduct, key requirements related to student risk assessment, and working closely with law enforcement and other outside entities.
Fee: $40
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Human Resources: New Requirements, Best Practices and the Law *CLE Eligible*
April 13, 2021 from 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm


Human Resource management is constantly evolving, with new legal requirements related to family leave, sick leave, equal pay, dealing with vendors, employee background checks and many other areas. This webinar will provide HR directors and individuals with HR responsibilities who may wear many other hats with information on the latest legal developments, along with important tools and resources for effectively balancing the many responsibilities in the human resource field.

This session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.

Fee: $40
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What's New in School Law? Spring 2021*Attorney Series*
April 15, 2021 from 12:00 pm – 1:10 pm
Join LEGAL ONE staff attorneys in an information-packed webinar discussing the most recent school law developments affecting New Jersey’s public schools. Included will be a discussion of recent legislative and regulatory enactments which impact school district operations as well as a case law update including decisions of the Commissioner of Education and the New Jersey and Federal courts. 
This session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.

Fee: $40
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You Can't Make This #$%^& Up! - School Law Horror Stories and Lessons to Be Learned
May 11, 2021 from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Fact is often stranger than fiction. That is certainly true when it comes to many legal issues that arise in public schools. In this Webinar, participants will learn about some of the most outrageous and legally damaging cases involving public schools and the lessons that should be learned to avoid such issues in the future
Fee: $40 Click here for more details and to register


What's New in Student Safety and Student Rights? *Attorney Series*
May 13, 2021 from 12:00 pm – 1:10 pm

Join LEGAL ONE staff attorneys in an information-packed webinar discussing the most recent school law developments in the areas of student safety & rights. Included will be a discussion of recent legislative and regulatory enactments involving student safety & rights which impact school district operations as well as a case law update including decisions of the Commissioner of Education and the NJ & Federal courts.

This session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.

Fee: $40 Click here for more details and to register


Legal Issues in Student Health
June 15, 2021 from
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

School districts have numerous requirements related to addressing the health needs of students. This webinar will provide an overview of key legal requirements related to addressing students with medical needs, including issues related to COVID-19, emergency administration of medicine, responding to students on field trips, addressing situations that may occur in athletics, responding to suspected substance abuse and potential overdose and the legal rights of students, parents and school officials under FERPA, HIPAA and other requirements.

Fee: $40
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Webinar Series: Value-Priced
 Bundles

LEGAL ONE Express: Interactive Webinar Series 20-21

11 webinars for all levels of school staff have been specially crafted for the 2020-21 school year. Each webinar can be purchased individually or bundled all together at a discounted rate. Each session is 60 or 70* minutes long and is accessible within 30 minutes of registration.
*Events noted with an asterisk are approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.

 

Fee: $360 for the whole series or $40 per webinar

Register for the series today!

 


School Law Express: Attorney Webinar Series 20-21

The School Law Express Attorney Webinar Series is a series of 70-minute webinars designed to inform school attorneys, administrators, principals, supervisors and directors of important updates in the ever changing area of school law. Webinars will be broadcast live from 12:00 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. and will be archived for review at a later, more convenient time for the program registrant. Accessible within 30 minutes of registration (see confirmation email for access link). Each session is approved for 1.3 NJ and 1.0 PA Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits
 

Fee: $240 for the whole series or $40 per webinar


 













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