School Law Update


This one-day, specialized National School Law Update has been designed at the urging of School Administrators and School Resource Officers from across the country. By addressing such timely subjects as search and seizure, student interviews, custody issues, sexual harassment, and civil liability.  It is taught by Dr. Bernard James, J.D., Professor of Constitutional Law at Pepperdine University.

Who Should Attend

This course is recommended for:

o    School Administrators

o    School Resource Officers

o    School District Officers

o    School Security Directors

o    School Security and Safety Officers

o    Counselors and Social Workers

o    Teachers

Course Topics

This one day course topics include:

o    School Related Legal Issues

o    Searching Students and Property in Schools

o    Miranda and School Interviews

o    Recent Changes in School Case Law

o    Sexual Harassment Issues

o    Due Process and Civil Liability

o    Bomb Threats and Liability

o    Using Drug Sniffing Dogs

o    Use of Surveillance Cameras

Agenda subject to change at the discretion of the instructor.