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Court Rules That Inconsistent Application Of Written Policies Could Create An Inference Of Unlawful Intent
On April 10, 2019, the Eastern District of Wisconsin issued an interesting decision on a First Amendment retaliation claim.
United States
15 May 2019
Super ‘Subs'? Maybe, Says Federal Appeals Court
In a decision issued on March 12, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia rejected an NLRB order that sought to require the University of Southern California ...
United States
10 Apr 2019
"Regarded As" Theory Sacks University
On November 14, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi allowed a student's claim against the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) to proceed to discovery.
United States
21 Dec 2018
Court Strikes Down DOE's Efforts To Block Its Own Regulations From Taking Effect
In 2016, the Department of Education ("DOE") published a series of regulations, known as the "Borrower Defense Regulations," designed to provide additional protections to student borrowers...
United States
6 Nov 2018
First Circuit Rules That Title IX Does Not Cover Claim By Non-Student
The Providence College student filed a lawsuit claiming that Brown University violated Title IX by failing to investigate and remedy the alleged sexual assault.
United States
23 Aug 2018
Court Rules That University Does Not Need To Return Loan Proceeds To A Bankruptcy Estate
On June 19, the federal District Court for the District of Connecticut issued a decision allowing Johnson & Wales University to retain proceeds it received under a Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loan ...
United States
5 Jul 2018
School's Historical Treatment Of Other Title IX Claims Used To Support An "Erroneous Outcome" Claim
On February 9, 2018, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals issued its decision in Doe v. Miami University, et al.
United States
5 Mar 2018
Court Finds Computer Use Policy May Violate First Amendment
The United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois recently decided that a university's Computer Usage Policy may violate professors' First Amendment right to free speech.
United States
2 Nov 2017
Court Refuses to Adopt View That Member of a Protected Class Cannot Discriminate Against Other Members of That Class
In an opinion issued on August 22, a federal judge in Washington, D.C., reiterated that a member of a protected class can, in fact, discriminate against members of that class. In Moore v. Howard University, a former security guard alleged that the university terminated his employment because of his race.
United States
1 Sep 2017
Federal Court Denies Bid To Dismiss Hostile Education Environment Claim Where Student Was Unaware Of Remedial Measures Taken
In the recent case of Doe v. University of North Texas Board of Regents, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas denied the University's motion for summary judgment....
United States
3 Jul 2017
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