Mt. Laurel, NJ – – Capehart Scatchard school lawyers, Joseph F. Betley and Robert A. Muccilli recently spoke at the New Jersey Association of School Business Officials Annual Conference in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Mr. Betley and Mr. Muccilli spoke on the topic of “Collective Bargaining Issues.” Their presentation focused on data regarding recent settlements in New Jersey and strategies for successfully negotiating a labor agreement.
Mr. Betley concentrates his practice on defense labor and employment law, civil rights and school law matters, including special education issues. He is a member of the National School Boards Association, the New Jersey School Boards Association, the New Jersey State, and Burlington County Bar Associations. He is also an associate counsel for the New Jersey League of Municipalities.
Concentrating his practice in school law matters with an emphasis on special education issues, Mr. Muccilli has represented school districts with respect to a variety of special education issues including questions pertaining to inclusion, least restrictive environment, discipline, behavior management, transition, evaluation, discrete trial instruction, medically fragile students, dyslexia, Down Syndrome, Aspergers Syndrome, and equal access to activities and services for disabled individuals.