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Education Law Conference

Supreme Court Update: Equity In Impacting Education

Thank you for joining us online for our free education conference on the topic, "Supreme Court Update: Equity In Impacting Education." CLE credit of 4.5 hours for Ohio is approved. The recording of the conference is now available above, but you must have attended it live to receive CLE credit. If you have any questions about the conference or suggestions for future education law topics, please contact Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Lori Shaw.

Registration

Registration is now closed.

The online conference is free but you are required to register. CLE credit of 4.5 hours in Ohio is approved.

Schedule

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.


 

Welcome:

Lori E. Shaw, J.D., Associate Dean for Academic Affairs & Professor of Lawyering Skills, University of Dayton School of Law

9:15 - 10:15 a.m.


 

Keynote:

Espinoza v. Montana Department Of Taxation: A Triumph For Religious Freedom And School Choice

Charles J. Russo, J.D., Ed.D., Director, Ph.D. Program in Educational Leadership & Research Professor of Law, University of Dayton School of Law & School of Education

10:15 - 10:30 a.m. Break

10:30 - 12:00 p.m.

 

Session I:

Toward A Confident Pluralism: The Higher Education Implications Of Espinoza And Our Lady

William E. Thro, J.D., General Counsel, University of Kentucky

Respondent:

William M. Fischer, J.D., Vice President for Student Development, University of Dayton

12:00 - 12:30 p.m.

Lunch Break

12:30 - 1:45 p.m.



 

Session II:

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About The New Title IX Guidelines, But Were Afraid To Ask

Lori E. Shaw, J.D., Associate Dean for Academic Affairs & Professor of Lawyering Skills, University of Dayton School of Law

Respondent:

Jyllian R. Bradshaw, J.D., Senior Associate, Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP

1:45 - 2:00 p.m.

Break

2:00 - 2:45 p.m. 

 

 

 

Session III:

Panel Discussion: Law And Education – 2020 Issues

Jyllian R. Bradshaw, J.D., Senior Associate, Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP

Charles J. Russo, J.D., Ed.D., Director, Ph.D. Program in Educational Leadership & Research Professor of Law, University of Dayton School of Law & School of Education

William E. Thro, J.D., General Counsel, University of Kentucky

Lori E. Shaw, J.D., Associate Dean for Academic Affairs & Professor of Lawyering Skills, University of Dayton School of Law

2:45 p.m. Adjournment

Presentations and Evaluation Form

CLE Evaluation Form

Toward A Confident Pluralism: The Higher Education Implications Of Espinoza And Our LadyWilliam E. Thro, J.D., General Counsel, University of Kentucky

Espinoza v. Montana Department Of Taxation: A Triumph For Religious Freedom And School ChoiceCharles J. Russo, J.D., Ed.D., Director, Ph.D. Program in Educational Leadership & Research Professor of Law, University of Dayton School of Law & School of Education

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About The New Title IX Guidelines, But Were Afraid To AskLori E. Shaw, J.D., Associate Dean for Academic Affairs & Professor of Lawyering Skills, University of Dayton School of Law

Speaker Biographies
Jyllian R. Bradshaw

Jyllian R. Bradshaw is a senior associate in Porter Wright Morris & Arthur’s Labor and Employment Department. Her practice focuses on education law, collective bargaining, administrative proceedings, policy advisement and labor relations. She received her B.A. from the University of Central Florida in 2006 and her J.D. from the University of Dayton School of Law in 2012. Prior to joining Porter Wright, Ms. Bradshaw served as legal counsel for Dayton Public Schools. During her time with the school system, she participated in extensive collective bargaining proceedings and counseled the Board, Superintendent, Treasurer and Human Resources department on all employee-related matters. Additionally, she served as the policy liaison and managed additional matters in her representation of the school district. Her industry background includes serving as a high school teacher in Orange County, Florida, where she taught language arts and ethics.

Charles J. Russo

Charles J. Russo, J.D., Ed. D., is the Joseph Panzer Chair in Education in the School of Education and Health Sciences, Director of its Ph.D. Program, and Research Professor of Law in the School of Law at the University of Dayton. He previously taught at Fordham University in his native New York City, and the University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky. The 1998-99 President of the Education Law Association, and 2002 recipient of its McGhehey (Achievement) Award, he authored or co-authored more than 300 articles in peer-reviewed journals; authored, co-authored, edited, or co-edited 68 books, and has more than 1,100 publications. Also, Dr. Russo has spoken extensively on issues in Education Law in the thirty-four States and thirty nations outside of the US on all six inhabited continents. His is currently a Visiting Professor in the College of Education and Capital Normal University and Notre Dame University of Australia, Faculty of Law Sydney Campus and has served in this capacity at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, and the University of Newcastle, Australia; the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina; South East European University, Macedonia; the Potchefstroom and Mafeking Campuses of Northwest University, South Africa; the University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil; Yeditepe University, Istanbul Turkey; Inner Mongolia University for the Nationalities, Tongliao, Inner Mongolia; and Peking University in Beijing, China.

Lori E. Shaw

Lori E. Shaw serves as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Lawyering Skills at the University of Dayton School of Law. As Associate Dean, she determines the curriculum and class schedule, counsels students regarding classes, and oversees the academic functions and general administration of the School of Law. Shaw has been a member of the Legal Profession faculty at the School of Law since 1988. In 2012, she was named the Title IX Coordinator for the University of Dayton, and was responsible for coordinating the University’s compliance that year. Her responsibilities included overseeing all Title IX complaints and identifying and addressing any patterns or systemic problems that arise during the review of such complaints. She served as Dean of Students from 2003- 2013 where she worked with and counseled students concerning personal and academic issues. She developed and enforced student policies; served as an advocate for student needs and represented the student body on law school and university committees; and provided leadership for various student programs, organizations and events. She was also on the management team for Dayton Law and acted as a liaison between students, faculty and members of the administration.

William E. Thro

William E. Thro is General Counsel of the University of Kentucky, former Solicitor General of Virginia, and recipient of both Stetson University’s Kaplin Award for Higher Education Law & Policy Scholarship and the Education Law Association’s McGhehey Award. Over the course of his career, he has served as chief legal officer for both a flagship research university and a public liberal arts college, litigated constitutional issues in the Supreme Court of the United States and lower appellate courts, taught courses on the Constitution at both the undergraduate and law school levels, and written extensively on constitutional law in education contexts in both the United States and South Africa. A Truman Scholar, he holds an undergraduate degree from Hanover College, a graduate degree from the University of Melbourne, and a law degree from the University of Virginia. He is married to the Rev. Dr. Julie Urback Thro and has three adult children.

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