“Keeping Students with Disabilities Safe From Bullying” – A letter from the United States Department of Education

 “Keeping Students with Disabilities Safe From Bullying” – A letter from the United States Department of Education: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services       “The United States Education Department’s Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) issued guidance to educators and stakeholders on the matter of bullying of students with disabilities. This…

McAndrews Law Offices in the Philadelphia Inquirer – Joe McGettigan and Dennis McAndrews reuniting after the John duPont and Sanudusky trials and what is to come for McAndrews Law Offices

Joe McGettigan and Dennis McAndrews reuniting after the John duPont and Sanudusky trials and what is to come for McAndrews Law Offices By Allison Steele, Inquirer Staff Writer, August 13, 2013 Joseph McGettigan assumed he was getting into a low-profile case. “I thought, the guy’s a retired coach and not even head coach,” McGettigan said…

Social Security Administration Revises Policies Regarding Trusts

Social Security Administration Revises Policies Regarding Trusts The Social Security Administration has revised its Program Operations Manual System (POMS) to allow Self-funded Special Needs Trusts to pay for travel expenses incurred by family members to visit the disabled beneficiary. The revised POMS also allow payment of some administrative expenses upon early termination of the trust,…