By: Brittany Flaherty Theis

Your TRS Rulebook: Having Solid Understanding of TRS Regulations, Including a Newly Amended Salary Rule, Can Help You Quickly Resolve Employment IssuesBrittany Flaherty Theis and Stuart L. Whitt’s latest article – is available in the Winter edition of Illinois ASBO’s UPDATE. The article covers the basics of the TRS 170-day rule, along with tips for navigating its implications in tricky employment situations. The article also highlights the requirements for settlement agreements used to cover employment issues that affect service and earnings credits.

The article is available to Illinois ASBO members here: Non-members are welcome to contact Ms. Theis or Mr. Whitt to request a copy of the article. The Illinois Association of School Business Officials is an organization “devoted to the school business management profession. Our mission is to provide our members and stakeholders with a comprehensive range of professional development activities, services and advocacy through networking and participation.” Like Whitt Law’s clients, the members of Illinois ASBO are spread throughout the State of Illinois.

The attorneys at Whitt Law are especially well-versed in retirement-related matters, particularly given the vast experience attorney Thomas Gray has in public pension law. Whitt Law attorneys are available to discuss public pension law concerns or questions you might have for yourself or your organization.


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Tags: Teachers’ Retirement System of Illinois, School Code, TRS Amendment