Legal Services
Telephone Consultation Service

TASB Legal Line 800.580.5345

Your district’s TASB membership includes access to the TASB Legal Services’ telephone consultation service, the TASB Legal Line. The TASB Legal Line can be accessed by the decision makers of the district at no additional charge to the district. Here are some pointers on how to use the TASB Legal Line.

Who can call the TASB Legal Line? How does the TASB Legal Line work? Will a conversation with TASB attorneys be kept confidential? Do TASB attorneys give legal advice to people other than school district representatives? Will a TASB Legal Services attorney advise a trustee who is on the minority side of an issue? Can the TASB Legal Line take the place of a district's private attorney? Do the TASB Legal Services attorneys provide written legal opinions? Does TASB Legal Services answer questions sent by e-mail?

This document is provided for educational purposes only and contains information to facilitate a general understanding of the law. It is not an exhaustive treatment of the law on this subject nor is it intended to substitute for the advice of an attorney. It is important for you to consult with your own attorneys in order to apply these legal principles to specific fact situations.