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Resolution Sessions Under the IDEA

Published on June 4, 2009 by Jennifer Laviano

Every few years, Congress reauthorizes the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.  As part of that process, changes are made to the Statute, many of which are lobbied for by school districts or parents’ disability advocacy groups.  The 2004 Reauthorization of the IDEA, which led to the passage of the Individuals with Disabilities Improvement Act of […]

10 Tips for Starting a Special Education Law Practice, Part IX

Published on May 22, 2009 by Jennifer Laviano

The stakes are incredibly high when one is representing the interests of children with special education needs.  While I think it is a good idea to weigh the “pros and cons” of entering any field of practice, or any profession for that matter, my personal belief is that this particular calling requires more consideration, research […]