ERIC Number: EJ621289
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Managing Legal Affairs.
Weeks, Richard H.
School Business Affairs, v67 n1 p4-11 Jan 2001
Discusses school administrators' legal-affairs management responsibilities regarding legal advice, law versus ethics, and sources of law. Suggests strategies for retaining and managing legal counsel and avoiding situations involving litigation, torts, and conflict resolution. Explains general counsel services; outlines education, special-education, and labor-law trends. (MLH)
Descriptors: Administrator Responsibility, Boards of Education, Compliance (Legal), Constitutional Law, Contracts, Court Litigation, Elementary Secondary Education, Guidelines, Labor Legislation, Lawyers, Legal Responsibility, Principals, Professional Development, School Law, Special Education, Torts
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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