April, 2011

Headlines: New Department of Education Program Integrity Regulations; Interesting Fact: UPMIFA; What You Should Do If You Receive a Legal Document or a Telephone Call from an Attorney Regarding a University Matter; U.S. Department of Education's Letter on Anti-Bullying

September, 2010

Headlines: New Health Care Law Requires Reasonable Breaks and Lactation Rooms For Employees To Express Breast Milk; Wage Issues When Technology Extends The Work Day; The Office of General Counsel's Top Ten List For Study Abroad Programs

March 2010

Headlines: Pregnancy Leave Under Ohio Law; GINA: The New Anti-Discrimination Law on Genetic Information; E-Discovery Obligations Under The Law; Great Lakes Higher Education Law Symposium – A First For The OGC

March 2009

Headlines: A Reminder about the Nature Tax-Exempt Entities: Operated to serve Public - Not Private - Interests; New Disability Law News; The Higher Education Opportunity Act: Peer- to- Peer File Sharing Addressed; Buying Gift Cards (using University Funds)

March 2008

Headlines: Campaigning at the University; What is FERPA?

October 2008

Headlines: Avoid Retaliation Claims; Privilege: A legal tool to protect information; Watching your Words

July 2007

Headlines: Electronically Stored Information; Introducing the Attorneys


Below are presentations presented by the Office of General Counsel.

Managing Behavior Issues Involving Students & Employees - Peter Poulos and Colleen Treml

Non-Retaliation Session for Supervisors - Colleen Treml

OGC Strategic Legal Seminars 2009

UPMIFA Seminar - Michele Krantz

FERPA Seminar - Peter Poulos

Dean's Presentations – November 2010

Bad Gifts – Is There Such A Thing? Legal Pitfalls to Avoid

Legal Highlights 2010

The Office of General Counsel's Top Issues for Study or Work Abroad Programs

Tracking Overtime: E-mailing, Using Blackberries while Walking the Dog, and Other Difficult Issues

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