Pennsylvania Supreme Court Establishes Task Force To Study Elder Abuse, Exploitation Issues

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Establishes Task Force To Study Elder Abuse, Exploitation Issues The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has created an Elder Law Task Force charged with studying the growing problems involved with guardianship, abuse, and neglect, and access to justice involving the commonwealth’s senior citizens, according to the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts. The task force,…

United States Department of Education Hold Least Restrictive Environment Mandate Applies to Transition Programs

United States Department of Education Hold Least Restrictive Environment Mandate Applies to Transition Programs The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services of the United States Department of Education issued a recent OSERS Letter which holds that IEP teams must comply with the mandate of Least Restrictive Environment in developing transition plans and assigning work…

Hulse Wins Significant Decision Before PA Special Education Hearing Officer

Hulse Wins Significant Decision Before PA Special Education Hearing Officer Heather Hulse, Esquire of the Scranton office of McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. recently won a significant decision before a Pennsylvania Special Education Hearing Officer. In this case, the Hearing Officer decided that the student had been denied a free appropriate public education by a school…

McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. Opens Northeastern PA Office

McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. Opens Northeastern PA Office McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. has opened a Northeastern Pennsylvania office. The office is located at 400 Spruce Street, Suite 300, Scranton, PA, phone: 570.969.1817, fax: 570.969.0955. Please watch our website for seminars with regard to Special Education, Special Needs Trusts and Estate Planning in Northeastern Pennsylvania. We…