Agenda Item #32
Resolution Authorizing Class Size Amendment Penalty Litigation and Retainer Agreement
The Florida School Boards Association (FSBA) Board of Directors granted approval for the FSBA to enter into litigation to challenge the new penalties imposed by the Legislature on school districts that have not fully complied with class size reduction requirements. The Resolution attached as Exhibit "A" authorizes the Brevard County School District to join the litigation as a Plaintiff and the Retainer Agreement attached as Exhibit "B" authorizes the employment of Meyer, Brooks, Demma and Blohm, P.A. as contracted counsel.
Adopt the Resolution attached as Exhibit "A" and approve Retainer Agreement attached as Exhibit "B".
Consent w/o Information - 7/20/2010
Authority for Action
Section 1001.41 F.S.
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Operating - Other
Harold T Bistline, School Board Attorney, 639-0505
Attachment: School Bd Class Size Agenda Item 7-20-10.pdf