OPS hires in-house attorney; savings now unclear
Posted: Wednesday, October 9, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 6:00 pm, Sat Jul 12, 2014.
Hiring an in-house attorney for the Omaha Public Schools might not deliver immediate savings and could even increase legal costs in the future, the district's lead attorney cautioned this week.
Over the past year and a tumultuous election cycle, several OPS board members and administrators zeroed in on the district's legal expenses, arguing that it needed to wean itself off outside legal advice that has led to big bills in the past.
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Wednesday, October 9, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 6:00 pm.