The new federal administration likely will shift Title IX enforcement. But the spirit and mission of Title IX, to reduce or eliminate barriers to education caused by sex discrimination persists. Join Peter Lake for this dynamic presentation, and explore what changes we have we already seen under the new administration and what changes are likely to come.
Using case-study examples, you’ll learn strategies for taking complaints, interviewing witnesses, performing investigations, and writing reports. Find out how to ask the right questions and gather the information you’ll need to come to the most appropriate resolution for everyone involved.
Explore details of the key laws that everyone handling academic personnel matters should know, as well as key strategies for hiring the right faculty from the start. Learn about best practices that can reduce the risk of costly and time-consuming litigation and disputes.
You’ll learn about the legal rights of transgender students and what your college or university must do to be in compliance. You’ll learn what policies and procedures should be reviewed and, if necessary, revised to include specific protection for transgender students.
This seminar focuses on the steps educators and institutions can take to ensure that individuals with disabilities and differing abilities as well as those from disparate intellectual, cultural, and economic backgrounds can access educational opportunities on a nondiscriminatory basis.
Find out what you need to know about Higher Education Act (HEA) re-authorization and learn how you can contribute to the conversation.
We cover the basics so that you know what legal issues your social media practices could raise. Learn how to craft strategies to use social media with neither constant oversight nor unnecessary legal exposure.
Learn how to bring your copyright policy into compliance with current case law. You’ll find out what the concept of transformative uses has to do with fair use in the educational setting and see how applying this concept can keep you on the right side of copyright law. This seminar shows you how to establish and implement policies to assure copyright compliance.
Where does your institution stand regarding state authorization for distance education? This seminar will provide you with a framework for deepening your understanding of state authorization and regulatory compliance, plus bring you up to date on SARA. You’ll learn about four common trouble areas and explore realistic solutions to frequently occurring problems.
This seminar provides the key lessons you need to know regarding copyright infringement laws and what policy changes your institution has to implement.
The question isn’t if your college or university will be affected by changes in immigration law—it’s how and when. This seminar focuses on four aspects of immigration law in higher education that have generated significant litigation. Learn best practices you can implement to keep your college or university out of legal difficulties.
Colleges are not powerless in the face of growing campus violence. Awareness, vigilance, and a proactive approach to threats can keep our communities safe.
We help you understand what’s behind the rise in consumer protection investigations and what it will take to help your school steer clear of accusations of unfair or deceptive trade practices. Discover how you can respond effectively to the trend of student consumerism and protect your institution from potential lawsuits.
This seminar explores updates to Title IX under the Trump administration and keeps participants informed about what they need to know as Title IX continues to take shape. A longer Q&A period will allow participants to ask questions/clarifications pertaining to their own campus.
In this seminar, participants will learn about the variety of administrative barriers facing transgender students at colleges and universities across the country. Examples of some barriers that will be discussed include the following: obtaining name changes on ID cards and administrative forms, navigating various online systems that retain and re-populate student demographic information, ensuring the correct and inclusive use of names and pronouns in the classroom, and accessing comprehensive and inclusive campus healthcare options.