Clark Hill Attorney Barbara A. Ruga to Speak at MASB Conference in Lansing

Aug 17, 2009

GRAND RAPIDS , MI Clark Hill attorney Barbara A. Ruga will present “Dealing with Crisis Situations,” during the Michigan Associations of School Board Conference August 14, 2009 in Lansing. This year’s topic is “Districts in Distress: Preparing for the Worst”. All school districts are encouraged to attend. For registration and more information, please visit .

Barbara A. Ruga is a member in the firm’s Grand Rapids office where she practices in the School and Municipal and Labor & Employment Law practice groups. Barb has significant experience with a wide range of employment and school law matters where she primarily represents public school districts. In addition to her legal expertise, Barb is a frequent speaker in public school districts where she addresses employment and school law issues for the Michigan Negotiators Association as well as for the Michigan Institute of Educational Management, and the Michigan Association of School Personnel Administrators. She was the 2007 recipient of the Harlow Claggett award from the Michigan Negotiators Association for her contributions to collective bargaining for public schools.

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