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‘Law’

The Clark County School District violated federal disability law by failing to provide services that would adequately meet the needs of a student with dyslexia, a federal judge in Nevada ruled last week. In a stinging reprimand, Judge Richard Boulware wrote that the school district failed to address the student’s specific needs and ignored professional […]

October 7, 2021

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Tags: Advocacy, education, Law, Oct, Parent, special, Webinar

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Categories: Special needs education

“Finding your voice as a parent: special education law and advocacy” Webinar on Monday, October 25th, 7:00 p.m. jointly with the Stamford JCC (Stamford, CT) Register here at Zoom. Speaker: Lawyer Lawrence Berliner, Connecticut Special Education Law Jane Faherty, Stamford JCC JumpStart Director and Special Education Teacher Allie Grafman, educational advisor and special education teacher […]

“Finding your voice as a parent: special education and advocacy” Webinar Date: Monday, October 25th 7:00 p.m. EST Hosted in collaboration with the Stamford JCC (Stamford, CT) Register at Zoom here: https://bit.ly/A39642 Speaker: Lawyer Lawrence Berliner, Connecticut Special Education Law Jane Faherty, Stamford JCC JumpStart Director and Special Education Teacher Allie Grafman, educational advisor and […]

July 7, 2021

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Tags: Alabama, Autistic, Enforcement, Home, Indiana, Law, Man, Stranded, Teams

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Categories: autism

Thanks to some compassionate law enforcement officers, a young man with autism is on his way home to Indianapolis after being tragically stranded in Alabama three states away. 23-year-old Willinaus Bolin was on his way to Florida with a group of “friends” when they unexpectedly stole the money he had made mowing the lawn and […]

June 22, 2021

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Tags: Ellsworth, Felicia, Generation, Law, Leaders, Leading, WilmerHales, Women

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Categories: Parenting

Boston-based partner Felicia Ellsworth is vice chair of the litigation / controversy division of WilmerHale. An accomplished first chairperson of litigation and appeal attorney, she has served clients in high-level disputes in both state and federal courts, including the US Supreme Court. She joined WilmerHale in 2006 as an Associate. 1. What main service or […]