Howard Miller to Present at the New York State School Board's 19th Annual Pre-Convention School Law Seminar

October 17, 2015

By: Howard M. Miller

New York State School Boards Association’s 19th Annual Pre-Convention School Law Seminar

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
811 7th Avenue at 53rd Street
New York, NY 10019

2:00 – 2:50 p.m.
Transgender Individuals in the Schools – Lingering Issues
Acceptance of the presence of transgender students and staff in public schools is becoming a more commonplace occurrence. Still, both legal and practical questions remain regarding the scope of a school district’s responsibility to accommodate and protect the rights of such individuals. Find out about best practices in this area and policy considerations school boards should examine to avoid the risk of liability.

Panelists
Donna Lieberman, Esq., Executive Director, New York Civil Liberties Union
Howard M. Miller, Esq., Partner, Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC
Eric J. Wilson, Esq., Partner, Ferrara Fiorenza P.C.

Moderator
Edward J. Sarzynski, Esq., Partner, Hogan, Sarzynski, Lynch, DeWind & Gregory LLP