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February 25, 2019 Vol. 2019, No. 3

Court Refunds Developer Fee Due to Inadequate Fee Study

Press Releases

February 20, 2019

Dannis Woliver Kelley Elevations and Announcements

Legal Developments

February 06, 2019 Vol. 2019, No. 2

Per-Square Foot Parcel Taxes Upheld By Court Of Appeal


January 22, 2019

New SEC Reporting Requirements Take Effect Soon for Bond Issuances

Legal Developments

January 03, 2019 Vol. 2019, No. 1

California Attorney General Concludes Charter Schools Are Subject to the Same Public Integrity Statutes Applicable to Traditional Public Schools and Districts


January 02, 2019

Another California Court of Appeal Upholds Mandated Vaccinations as Constitutional


January 01, 2019

Increased Contract Bid Thresholds Effective January 1, 2019


December 05, 2018

President’s Recent Announcements Regarding George H.W. Bush Do Not Entitle Employees to Paid Holiday in California


November 05, 2018

2018 Legislative and Case Law Highlights – K-12 School Districts


October 31, 2018

“Mini-Toolkit” Released by Fix School Discipline


October 15, 2018

Closing the Race Gap in California’s School Suspension Trends

Legal Developments

October 15, 2018 Vol. 2018, No. 11

Court Affirms Reasonable Limits On Public Comment

Legal Developments

October 01, 2018 Vol. 2018, No. 10

No Immunity For Schools Hosting Sports Events


September 27, 2018

California’s School Data Management System in Need of Improvement


September 20, 2018

Staying Legal Through the November 2018 Election Season


August 29, 2018

What Happens to Merit District Part-Time Playground Positions if AB 2160 Becomes Law?

Legal Developments

August 02, 2018 Vol. 2018, No. 9

Governing Board Meeting Prayer Held Unconstitutional

Legal Developments

July 25, 2018 Vol. 2018, No. 8

DWK Guidance Constitutional Privacy, the CPRA and EERA: Navigating Post-Janus Legal Opinions and Demands


July 12, 2018

California Court of Appeal Upholds School Vaccination Requirement

Legal Developments

July 09, 2018 Vol. 2018, No. 7

Janus v. AFSCME and SB 866 Compliance – DWK’s New and Expanded Responses to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)


July 09, 2018

Janus/SB 866 Resources

Legal Developments

June 28, 2018 Vol. 2018, No. 6

New California Laws Effective Immediately on the Processing of Union Dues, Mass Communications Regarding Union Membership, and New Employee Orientations

Legal Developments

June 27, 2018 Vol. 2018, No. 5

U.S. Supreme Court Rules Agency Fees Unconstitutional in Janus v. AFSCME


June 18, 2018

Webinar: Janus v. AFSCME, Prepare Now for District Compliance

Legal Developments

June 01, 2018 Vol. 2018, No. 4

Classified Employee’s Probationary Period Extended Due to Leave of Absence

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