This handbook provides a succinct overview of the kinds of legal issues that now face educators daily. It is a practical guide, alerting educators to areas of legal concern, informing them of possible legal remedies, and making recommendations to assist in preventing litigation.
1. New Legal Concepts in Historical Perspective: An Introduction 2. Due Process and Personal Liability; Other Legal Liability 3. Recruitment, Admission, and Financial Obligations of Students 4. Treatment of Students: Academic Life and Student Life 5. Faculty and Administrators: Recruitment, Hiring, and Collective Bargaining 6. Treatment of Faculty and Administrators: Academic and Employment Issues 7. Funding and Facilities