Serving Southeast Michigan For Over 30 Years.

Donald DeNault Attends COSA's 50th Anniversary Seminar

Donald DeNaultOn March 23rd and 24th, Donald DeNault attended the 2017 COSA School Law Seminar in Denver, Colorado.  The Council of School Attorneys, informally known as COSA, celebrated its 50th anniversary with an excellent program that included updates regarding the evolution over the past 50 years in the areas of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, religion in public schools, student speech rights in public schools, student discipline, and Title IX.  CNN Analyst Jeffrey Toobin presented an engaging discussion of the evolution of the United States Supreme Court, and Mary Beth Tinker was a special guest presenter on the topic of student speech and her perspective on the seminal case that “started it all,” Tinker v Des Moines Independent Community School District (1969).

Mr. DeNault has been a member of COSA and a school law practitioner for more than 20 years, specializing in student discipline, FOIA, the Open Meetings Act, contracts, district boundary amendment proceedings, school board policies, school litigation, and most other school law business matters.


For More Information

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Press Room

John Bartley of the firm has been appointed a co-chair of the Titles and Conveyancing Special Committee of the Real Property Section of the State Bar of Michigan. Th… Read More
The firm is pleased to announce that Brian C. Grant and Scott R. Ruark have joined the firm’s litigation practice. Brian C. Grant focuses his practice in the… Read More
Read More From Our Press Room


By Donald P. DeNault, Jr. On July 27th, Governor Rick Snyder signed Public Act 112, which amends the Michigan Vehicle Code to allow soliciting in public roadway inte… Read More
By John D. Bartley On June 15, 2017 the Governor signed House Bill 4532 into law as Public Act 54 of 2017.  This law is made effective as of June 15, 2017 and provi… Read More
Read More From Our Blog