Monthly Legal Update

November 2019 Legal Update

This month’s update highlights two recent federal court decisions that are of general significance: (a) one with multiple issues that extend to evaluation and FAPE under Section 504, and (b) another that illustrates the employee “whistleblower” side of special education. Both decisions are not officially published and are at the trial court level, thus of limited precedential weight, but their issues contribute to practitioners’ legal currency. More detailed analyses of these various issues and related caselaw are available on the Publications page of

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