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Loyola University Chicago Students Protest How the School Handles Title IX Claims 

Students at Loyola University Chicago have started to speak out about how the school handles reports of campus sexual misconduct. Many students feel that the school’s Title IX office has not taken adequate action to investigate sexual assault claims, saying the office takes too long to investigate allegations of sexual misconduct and all too often [...]

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Grant & Eisenhofer Hosts Webinar On Gender Discrimination in Higher Education 

Grant & Eisenhofer will be hosting a Lunch & Learn webinar at 12:30 p.m. EST on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. The topic will be “Gender Discrimination in Higher Education: Litigating Title IX Cases Against Universities.” Moderated by G&E’s Elizabeth Graham, featured panelists Susan Jones Knape (A Case For Women) and Elizabeth Bailey (Saltz Mongeluzzi) will [...]

2022-07-15T15:51:09-05:00By |Categories: Discrimination|Comments Off on Grant & Eisenhofer Hosts Webinar On Gender Discrimination in Higher Education 

Elon University Updates Student Handbook With Title IX And Sexual Misconduct Policy Changes  

As sexual abuse cases continue to be filed against colleges and universities nationwide, some schools have finally begun to enact policy changes surrounding Title IX and sexual misconduct. Elon University has updated its student handbook to reflect the new Title IX policies enacted in August of 2020. However, unlike many universities, Elon University has cast [...]

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State Lawmakers Want Improvements to LSU’s Title IX Sexual Assault Claims Processes

Louisiana state lawmakers have expressed concerns over Louisiana State University’s (“LSU”) Title IX office, including concerns over staffing and glitches in the LSU website for reporting cases of sexual assault and violence, which is also supposed to provide online resources meant to help sexual assault survivors seeking help. With no full-time permanent Title IX staff [...]

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Virginia Tech Student Activists Protest Title IX Policies

Hundreds of Virginia Tech students gathered on campus last month to protest the university’s Title IX policies and practices. The protest was organized by a student activist group called United Feminist Movement, who argued that the university’s response to complaints of sexual assault and rape on campus “have ranged from being insufficient to dismissive.” The [...]

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