US Dept of Education Proposes New Title IX Sexual Harassment Regs

Colleges and universities face significant changes in how they handle sexual harassment complaints under Title IX under new regulations proposed by the US Department of Education. DeMoura|Smith partner, Bob Smith, counsels and represents colleges and universities and has been engaged to independently investigate sexual misconduct claims by Massachusetts schools. He highlights some of the proposed regulatory changes here, specifically the new definition of sexual harassment, the more defined limitations on a school’s jurisdiction to investigate, and the additional procedural and substantive rights provided to students accused of sexual misconduct.
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Posted on Nov | 2018
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