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Disability Rights Consortium at Equip for Equality - Special Education Remedies and Case Law Update

Host

  • Equip for Equality

When

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 -
9:30am to 11:00am

Where

Equip for Equality
20 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60602

Also, Online or telephone

When

Online/telephone instructions

This event can be accessed via phone by calling 1-800-910-8278. When prompted, dial Participant Code 1940990#.

Description

The next Disability Rights Consortium meeting will take place on Wednesday May 30 from 9:30-11:00 at Equip for Equality’s Chicago office (20 N. Michigan, Suite 300). Our speaker will be Professor Mark Weber from the DePaul College of Law, one of the leading experts on special education law. He will be discussing remedies in special education cases, including prospective relief, compensatory education, tuition reimbursement, attorneys’ fees and compensatory damages, as well as providing a legal update on special education cases decided during the past yearboth nationally and in Illinois.

1.5 hours of continuing legal education credit will be available. A captioner will be present for the meeting. If you need any other accommodations to attend the meeting, please email Barry Taylor at barryt@equipforequality.org by May 23rd. If you can’t attend in person, you can participate by phone by calling 800-910-8278 and then enter code 1940990.