October 19, 2021

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Mountain Time

ACS Phoenix Threats to Education: Arizona Schools Grapple with COVID-19 and COVID-19 Laws

Join the ACS Arizona Lawyer Chapter for a panel discussion addressing the litigation and policy issues around the challenges Covid-19 poses for Arizona's schools, as suits seeking to protect children and public health work their way through Arizona's courts. Joined by players in pending litigation and leaders in education, the panel will discuss Arizona's mask mandate ban, the problem of vanishing students, and the effects of the pandemic on students with disabilities.


Kristen Arredondo Yost, Attorney, Coppersmith Brockelman PLC

Josh Bendor, Attorney, Osborn Maledon, P.A. 

Amanda Glass, Staff Attorney, Arizona Center for Disability Law

Jarrett Haskovec, General Counsel, Arizona Education Association

Ed J. Hermes, Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.; Board Member, Osborn School District Education Foundation, Governing Board

Moderated by:

Meaghan Kramer, Board Member, ACS Arizona Lawyer Chapter; Staff Attorney, Arizona Center for Disability Law

The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1 hour toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hours of professional responsibility.


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