Legal Issues Conference

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Mississippi State University (MSU) will again host the Legal Issues Conference on the Starkville campus April 30 - May 2, 2014.

Topics will include ADA requirements and accommodations, Title IX, the Campus SAVE Act, de-escalating student crisis, Clery Act reporting, and identifying and dealing with at-risk students.

Brett Sokolow, J.D. and Brian Van Brunt, Ed.D. partners with NCHERM; William Creeley, J.D. FIRE's Director of Legal and Public Advocacy; Abigail Boyer, Assistant Executive Director of Programs, Outreach, & Communications for the Clery Center for Security On Campus; Daniel L. Gadke, Ph.D., NCSP, an Assistant Professor for School Psychology and Director of The Autism Clinic - School Psychology Services Center, Jeffrey C. Sun, J.D., Ph.D., an Associate Professor of Educational Leadership & Law at the University of North Dakota and a Visiting Scholar at The Ohio State University; Rachel Gettler, Staff Attorney, U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights; Katie Wolfe, Special Litigation Counsel for the U.S. Department of Justice, Disability Rights Office will serve as guest speakers; E. Samuel Winer, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychology at Mississippi State University; and Dr. Michael R. Nadorff, Assistant Professor of Psychology at Mississippi State University.

If you have questions or need assistance in registering for the conference, please contact Cat Walker at or 662.325.3611.