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Education Department Unveils Final Rules to Protect Veterans and Service Members

On Oct. 27, 2022, the U.S. Department of Education (Department) announced final rules aimed at strengthening protections for U.S. service members and veterans, improving access to prison education programs, and raising...more

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Hiring an Independent Firm to Guard Against Bias Allegations

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The CEO of a community college in Connecticut (“Plaintiff”) sued the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities System (“System”) over claims of gender discrimination and won. Plaintiff also alleged violations of her First...more

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New York Student-Athletes Benefit From Their Name, Image, and Likeness Under New Law

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The “New York Collegiate Athletic Participation Compensation Act” (S.5891-F/A.5115-E) allows New York college athletes to receive compensation for their name, image, and likeness (NIL) without losing their scholarships or...more

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NCAA Rules to Be Aware of Before Reaching an NIL Deal

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The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) recently issued new guidance regarding name, image, and likeness (NIL) endorsement deals with college athletes. The NCAA’s most recent guidance aims to provide clarity on...more

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An Independent Schools' Guide to Vendor Contract Management

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Independent schools often contract with vendors to support the school's operations and delivery of its curriculum and programming, including transportation providers, food service, cleaning and facilities maintenance,...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Biden-Harris Administration Extends Student Debt Repayment Moratorium in Light of Loan Forgiveness Litigation

As litigation surrounding the Biden-Harris administration’s student debt forgiveness plan persists, the administration announced an extension of the student loan repayment pause through June 30, 2023. In an announcement...more

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Parents of Stanford Student Allege Disciplinary Process Caused Suicide

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On March 22, 2022, Katie Meyer, a 22-year-old senior and goalkeeper on Stanford University’s women’s soccer team, died by suicide. Last week, her family filed a lawsuit alleging that the school’s harsh disciplinary procedures...more

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Teacher disobedience justifies unfair dismissal: Undermining school leadership found to be a valid reason for dismissal of a...

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Duty of obedience - An employer’s power to give orders to its employees and expect them to be obeyed is a fundamental feature of the employment relationship. The employee's duty of obedience (implied by law into every...more

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From Campus to Counsel: Marketing Advice for First-Year Attorneys

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New lawyers cannot ignore business development. Like plotting a journey across the ocean by rowboat, a lawyer’s careful navigation in the early months of his or her career can determine where he or she ends up years later....more

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Update on Biden Administration’s Title IX Proposed Rule

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As we’re nearing the end of the calendar year, many of you may be wondering where things stand with the Biden Administration’s proposed Title IX regulations. As we previously reported on this blog, the proposed Title IX rule...more

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Department of Education and Federal Student Aid Seeking Whistleblowers to Report Potential Violations by Institutions of Higher...

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Having stood up and promoted the whistleblower program at the CFPB, it appears that Richard Cordray may now be taking similar steps at Federal Student Aid (“FSA”). On November 10, the Department of Education (“ED”) and FSA...more

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NC Politics in the News - November 2022 #4

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Agriculture - FOX 8: Turkeys will retire in North Carolina after 'pardon' from Biden - The National Thanksgiving Turkey, and his “wingman,” will be presented to President Joseph R. Biden Jr. at the White House on Nov....more

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Biden Files Application with Supreme Court to Vacate Eighth Circuit’s Injunction on Student Loan Forgiveness

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As discussed here, last month, the Eighth Circuit granted an emergency motion by Republican officials in six states to temporarily pause the Biden administration’s student loan forgiveness program while they appeal the...more

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[Certification Course] ADA/504 Coordinator - January 23rd, Lake Buena Vista, FL

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Explore the complexities of Title IX and disability law. In this one-day course, ATIXA faculty will provide a comprehensive overview of disability laws and guidelines regarding accommodations in both employment and...more

Thompson Coburn LLP

[Webinar] Navigating Gridlock: The Impact of the Midterms on Higher Education - November 30th, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CST

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Please join your friends at Thompson Coburn on Wednesday, November 30 to recap the results from the Midterms and to unpack the corresponding impact on higher education policy in 2023 and beyond. We will discuss who won, who...more

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[Certification Course] Civil Rights Investigator One: Foundations - January 10th - 11th, Las Vegas, NV

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Acquire skills to manage sexual harassment and sex- or gender-based discrimination investigations. Civil Rights Investigator One: Foundations is our most basic training offering for civil rights investigators, deputies, and...more

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No Case is Too Big to Notify a Claims-Made Insurer

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A headline-grabbing case regarding race in the college admissions process at an elite university, appealed all the way to the United States Supreme Court, is the type of nightmare scenario that might inspire an educational...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Biden-Harris Administration Announces New Guidelines for the Discharge of Federal Student Loans

Last week, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Department of Education (DOE) distributed guidance to the legal community clarifying the process for the discharge of federal student loans in bankruptcy proceedings. The...more

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SPOO? SORP? Nope.

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A senior administrator at one of our client college campuses is a 77-year-old man. We’ve received several complaints over the last couple of years because he tends to call all of the women who report to him by the reportedly...more

Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC

The Academic Advisor - Education Law Insights, Issue 6, 2022

Welcome to our 6th edition of The Academic Advisor - our e-newsletter focused on education law insights. In this issue, we look at a variety of topics, including a recent federal court challenge to employment options for F-1...more

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Application of Michigan's NIL Law

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More changes are coming to the NIL laws governing Michigan student-athletes – effective December 31, 2022, House Bill 5217 officially sets parameters for how student-athletes can earn compensation for the use of their name,...more

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Seventh Circuit Finds for School District in Employee “Reverse Race Discrimination” Claim

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Recently, the Seventh Circuit—the circuit court governing Illinois—upheld a lower court’s judgment in favor of a school district defending against two reverse race discrimination claims brought by a longtime District...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Could the Supreme Court’s Decision in the Harvard and UNC Cases Indirectly Affect Corporate Diversity Initiatives?

The United States Supreme Court is currently considering two cases concerning whether race-conscious admissions programs are permissible under federal law. While these cases are limited to the relatively narrow universe of...more

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Ontario CUPE Strike 2022: A Sign of Things to Come?

A collision between the Ontario government and unionized education workers escalated into one of the most significant moments in recent Canadian labour relations history....more

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[Certification Course] DEI Practitioner: Foundations - December 7th - 8th, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm ET

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Step up your DEI work on campus. DEI Practitioner is a two-day course focused on developing an awareness of the civil rights laws, regulations, and policies related to diversity, equity, and inclusion in education and...more

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