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March 24, 2021

Update: California Supreme Court to Review Whether Financing Is Required to Validate Lease-Leaseback Contracts


January 29, 2021

Webinar Recording: What Now? What District HR and Labor Relations Teams Need to Do in 2021 in Response to the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic


January 27, 2021

DWK Brown Act Survival Training Information


January 13, 2021

Webinar Recording: What Are My Chances? Fighting Off COVID-19 Litigation


January 05, 2021

Webinar Recording: Assessing Educational Needs – During and As a Result of COVID-19


December 23, 2020

Increased Contract Bid Threshold Effective Friday, January 1, 2021

Legal Developments

December 03, 2020 Vol. 2020, No. 10

Update: Financing Essential for Lease-Leaseback Contracts to be Eligible for Validation, Otherwise Disgorgement May be Available After Project Completion

Legal Developments

November 18, 2020 Vol. 2020, No. 9

Court Upholds Developer Fees on Residential Project that Developer Argued Would Not Generate Students


November 10, 2020

2020 Legislative and Case Law Highlights – K-12 School Districts


November 07, 2020

U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Guidance


October 24, 2020

New Law Authorizes Issuance of Retroactive Diplomas to Seniors Prevented from Graduation on Time by the Covid-19 Crisis

Legal Developments

October 21, 2020 Vol. 2020, No. 8

New Exhaustion IDEA Case Ruling

Press Releases

October 12, 2020

DWK Strengthens Statewide Education Law Practice, Announces New East Bay Office Location


October 09, 2020

CDE Issues Optional Template for Tracking Student Participation and Engagement

Legal Developments

September 30, 2020 Vol. 2020, No. 7

Federal Appellate Court Rejects Challenge to Curriculum Standards


September 16, 2020

Webinar Recording: Staying Legal During Election Season

Legal Developments

September 15, 2020 Vol. 2020, No. 6

Restraining Order Upheld for Threatening Comments at Public Meetings


September 09, 2020

Reopening Schools in a COVID-19 Environment: A Negotiations Framework for Employers

Legal Developments

September 01, 2020 Vol. 2020, No. 5

Appeals Court Upholds Counselor’s Dismissal for Immoral Comments on Student Protests


August 12, 2020

Webinar Recording: Title IX Overhaul: Keeping up With the Federal Regulatory Changes


July 30, 2020

Legislature Eases Surplus Property Rules to Aid Districts in Supplementing General Fund Resources


July 21, 2020

Webinar Recording: Software, Desks, and Hand Sanitizer: Adapt During the 2020-2021 School Year with Alternate Procurement


July 15, 2020

DWK/CSBA Webinar Recording: “Reopening/Reclosing Public Schools During the COVID-19 Pandemic – Part I”

Legal Developments

July 13, 2020 Vol. 2020, No. 4

Court Narrows Application Of California Voting Rights Act


June 09, 2020

Webinar Series Recording: “COVID-19 Impact on Construction Contractor Claims”

COVID-19 Information: For the latest news on the impact of COVID-19 and how it may affect California schools, visit our COVID-19 resources page.