Clark Hill Attorney Barbara A. Ruga to Present at Michigan Negotiators Association’s 2009 Labor Relations Academy

Apr 13, 2009

Grand Rapids , MI – Clark Hill attorney Barbara A. Ruga will present Thursday, May 14 th from 1:30pm – 3pm at the Michigan Negotiators Association’s 2009 Labor Relations Academy. Ms. Ruga’s topic, “Critical Points in Bargaining,” will address project timeline and strategic considerations. For more information please contact Richard L. Higginbotham at rhigg3@comcast.net .


Barbara A. Ruga has been practicing law for nearly 32 years in the areas of education, labor relations and employment law.  She predominantly represents public school districts in a wide range of employment and school law matters, and frequently lectures to public school districts on employment matters. She was the 2007 recipient of the MNA Harlow Claggett Award for her contributions to collective bargaining in the public school sector in Michigan .  Ruga has also published several books and articles in the field of employment and school law. Ruga earned her J.D. and B.A., cum laude, from the University of Michigan .



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