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Virginia Education Department Releases New Model Policies on Treatment of Student Gender Identity

USA - September 21 2022 The Virginia Department of Education issued new 2022 Model Policies pursuant to Virginia School Code § 22.1-23.3 that reverse the 2021 Model Policies…

Carol R. Ashley, Michelle E. Phillips, Crystal L. Tyler, Ashlee N. Williams

Education Department’s Civil Rights Office Reinstates Complainant Protections, Systemic Investigations

USA - July 19 2022 The revised Case Processing Manual (CPM) issued by the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR) outlines the procedures OCR uses…

Carol R. Ashley, Monica H. Khetarpal, Crystal L. Tyler

Three Key Takeaways from National Association of College and University Attorneys Annual Conference

USA - July 8 2022 Bringing together General Counsel, Title IX coordinators, equity directors, ethics officers, and other key administrators, along with outside counsel…

Carol R. Ashley, Monica H. Khetarpal, Crystal L. Tyler

U.S. Supreme Court: School District Can’t Discipline Coach for Post-Game Public Religious Observances

USA - July 7 2022 A school district infringed on an assistant football coach’s rights under the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment when it suspended him for…

Stephanie L. Adler-Paindiris, Heather B. Dillion, Stephanie E. Lewis

U.S. Department of Education Proposes Amendments to Title IX Regulations

USA - June 23 2022 In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of Title IX, the U.S. Department of Education has released its proposed amendments to the regulations for…

Laura A. Ahrens, Carol R. Ashley, Monica H. Khetarpal