Touched by an AngelSense: Handling Parent Requests to Use Location-Monitoring Devices...

A recent special education due process decision in Nevada involving a popular location-monitoring and listening device may soon resonate with school districts across the...

The Risk of “Reply All”: Emails, Text Messages, and the...

As the use of electronic communications escalates, all school leaders—superintendents, administrators and board members alike—must consider the legal implications of sending emails or text...

New FLSA Regulations Cast in Doubt by Recent Court Decision

School districts and other employers have likely been busy preparing to ensure compliance with the Department of Labor’s new overtime rules under the Fair...

Autumn Leaves: What Options Are Available to Employees as Schools Return?

As many school districts prepare to return to some form of hybrid or in-person learning this fall, many employees are already expressing concerns and...

Data Practices Roundup: Keeping Tabs on Recent Advisory Opinions

Advisory Opinions from the Data Practices Office of the Minnesota Department of Administration are not legally binding, but compliance with an Advisory Opinion protects...