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New Accommodation Mandates Regarding Female Students

March 20th, 2018|

Sex Designation on Birth Certificates: Illinois Department of Public Health Addresses Amendments to the Illinois Vital Records Act

March 5th, 2018|

Whitt Law Attorneys Give Back Throughout 2017

December 20th, 2017|

Happy Holidays from Whitt Law LLC!

December 20th, 2017|

Special Education – Department of Education Issues Guidance Regarding Supreme Court Decision in Endrew F.

December 13th, 2017|

Join Whitt Law at the 2017 Annual IASB/IASA/IASBO Conference

November 15th, 2017|

Presentation Highlights from 2017 IASBO Regional Conferences

November 8th, 2017|

The Department of Revenue Published Invest in Kids Act Guidance

November 6th, 2017|

Redactions in FOIA Response Render It a Partial Denial

September 11th, 2017|

New Law Prohibits Expulsion of Preschool Children from Educational or Child Care Programs

August 22nd, 2017|

“Probable Litigation” Exception to the Open Meetings Act Discussed in Binding Opinion

August 14th, 2017|

Access to Closed Session Minutes and Recordings for Public Officials

July 26th, 2017|

Seventh Circuit Affirms Preliminary Injunction in Favor of Transgender Student

June 13th, 2017|

KCBA Recognizes Stuart Whitt for 40 Years in the Practice of Law

June 8th, 2017|

Illinois Supreme Court Publishes FOIA Opinion – Better Gov’t Ass’n v. IHSA

June 1st, 2017|

Record in Possession of Third Party Performing Governmental Function Subject to FOIA

May 22nd, 2017|

U.S. Supreme Court Clarifies FAPE Standard

April 5th, 2017|

United States Supreme Court Clarifies and Expands Upon Prior IDEA Precedent

March 24th, 2017|

ISBE Accepting Applications for Qualified Zone Academy Bonds Until Tomorrow

February 27th, 2017|

Federal Government Rescinds Dear Colleague Letter Regarding Transgender Student Accommodations

February 23rd, 2017|

New Legislation Imposes Lead Testing Requirements on School Districts

February 16th, 2017|

Illinois Supreme Court Interprets “Public Recital” Language of the Open Meetings Act

January 27th, 2017|

Residency Hearing Procedures Set to Change January 1, 2017

December 22nd, 2016|

District Court Issues Preliminary Injunction in FLSA Case

December 14th, 2016|

Illinois Supreme Court Rules on Tenured Teacher Dismissals for Cause

December 1st, 2016|