Estate Administration: Maintaining Real Estate and Personal Property

October 2019 The MLO Minute: By Dennis McAndrews, Esq. and JIllian Zacks, Esq. When an individual dies with a will, an executor is appointed to manage the affairs of the estate, and if the individual dies without a will or intestate, an administrator is appointed to perform these functions. Some executors and administrators operate under…

Attendance at an IEP Meeting Can Qualify Under FMLA

Fall 2019 The MLO Minute, By Michael Connolly, Esq., Supervising Partner of the Special Education Department Most parents in today’s world are forced to deal with balancing the commitments of work and family, but for parents of children with disabilities that struggle can be intensified by additional obligations related to their child’s educational program.  For…

TITLE IX INVESTIGATION? YOU NEED REPRESENTATION AND GUIDANCE

September 2019 The MLO Minute: By Joseph E. McGettigan, Esq.   Few students contemplate that they may be the victims of gender-related misconduct, like sexual assault. Even fewer would ever imagine that they might engage in sexual misconduct or be accused of such behavior. If you are a student at an institution of higher education…

College Classes are Back in Session and Our Title IX/University Discipline Team is Active

September 2019 The MLO Minute: College Classes are Back in Session and Our Title IX/University Discipline Team is Active September brings the highest monthly number of claims of misconduct by students at colleges and universities. Allegations of student misconduct can have profound effects upon the students involved and their families. Particularly damaging are allegations of…

Named Partner Spotlight – Katie Ryan and Caitlin McAndrews

August 2019 The MLO Minute As our firm celebrates our new name of McAndrews, Mehalick, Connolly, Hulse, Ryan, and Marone, we are spotlighting our named partners and celebrating their numerous achievements. These individuals are highly accomplished in our profession and are deeply valued in our firm as a result of their long and successful tenure…

August 21st, 2019: Back-To-School – A Checklist for Parents

Join us for a FREE Call-In Seminar! WHEN: Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 TIME: NOON  About the Program: Students with disabilities face unique challenges each day, and the beginning of the school year is no exception. Caitlin McAndrews, Esq. and Jennifer Grobe, Esq., experts in the field of special education law, will review an important checklist…