Events



2018 Back to School Legal Workshop

Please join us for our Back to School Legal Workshop on Transgender Student Rights on  Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at the NIU Naperville Campus. Please click the link below for more information. We look forward to seeing you! Click Here to see the event flyer.


John Izzo to Present at 2018 IASBO Annual Conference

At this year’s Illinois Association of School Business Official Annual Conference at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center, John M. Izzo will be one of the presenters.  On Thursday, May 3, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., John and Erin Bartholomy of Chapman & Cutler will give a State Legislative Update.


2018 Spring Legal Breakfast

Please join us for our Spring Legal Breakfasts on Tuesday, April 10th, 2018 at the Oak Brook Regency Towers Conference Center and Wednesday, April 11th at the Tinley Park Convention Center. Please click the link below for more information. We look forward to seeing you! 2018 – Spring Legal Breakfast Flyer 


Courtney N. Stillman to speak at NBI Presentation on IEPs on May 24, 2018

IEPs and 504 plans are essential tools to ensure positive learning outcomes for many students. They also have the potential to cause legal issues for schools if they aren’t properly planned and carried out. Join our experienced faculty for this comprehensive overview of legal liabilities in IEPs and 504 plans. Take away valuable information you […]



John Izzo To Present At IASBO Debt A-Z Academy

At this year’s Illinois Association of School Business Officials’ Leadership Academy on Debt Issuance from A-Z, John M. Izzo will be one of the presenters for the 8th year in a row. Along with Sarah Miller of Ed-Red, his topic will be “School Finance Law and Legislative Update”. This presentation will be on Thursday, March […]


Trisha A. Olson and Courtney N. Stillman to speak at NBI Presentation on IEPs on February 20, 2018

The laws governing special education interact in confusing and sometimes contradictory ways, yet it is crucial that schools have a firm understanding of them in order to protect the rights of students and avoid legal difficulties. This comprehensive overview lays out all the legal requirements surrounding IEP development, discipline procedures, due process hearing requirements and […]


John Izzo to Provide Legal Updates for West Cook ASBO

On Thursday, February 15, 2018, at 8:30 a.m., John M. Izzo will be speaking regarding Legal Updates for the West Cook Regional Association of School Business Officials at the West 40 ISC 2 – Region 6, 4413 West Roosevelt Road – Suite 104-105, Hillside, Illinois.