Register for CLE Title IX: Sexual Misconduct in Higher Education, 7/19, 11 am – 12 pm, 1.0 substantive credits
Register now for Introduction to Title IX: Sexual Misconduct in Higher Education, 1.0 Substantive Credits, July 10, 2 – 3 pm, $59, live with faculty. Course to be held at the Nucleus Legal Education Office, The Land Title Building, 100 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19110.
The purpose of this continuing legal education program is to help attorney litigators, solicitors, administrators, legislators, and public policy advocates understand the application of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 as it applies to instances of sexual harassment, misconduct, and violence in higher education institutions. The CLE will explain:
- the relevant language from Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.
- how the US Department of Education Office for Civil Rights, the agency and department charged with implementing Title IX, has explained the mechanisms that insitutions have to have in place to be in compliance. This will include a review of OCR’s “substantive guidance documents”—the Dear Colleague Letters of 2011, 2014, and 2015.
Presenter: Sheilah D. Vance, Esq., principal of the Law Offices of Sheilah Vance and Vance Education Law Solutions, is a former Title IX Coordinator. She is also an Affiliated Consultant with The NCHERM (National Center for Higher Education Risk Management), where she assists higher education organizations and K-12 schools in complying with Title IX of the Education Amendments. Vance is also an Adjunct Professor at Villanova University School of Law, where she teaches the Education Law Seminar.