Title IX Compliance

7 Tips For Responding to Title IX Complaints

SOURCE: http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/7-tips-for-responding-to-title-ix-compla-13724/ In 2014, the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) will continue to ramp up its Title IX enforcement efforts. Accordingly, universities should carefully review their anti-discrimination and anti-harassment policies and procedures to make sure they comply with the law. OCR investigations may be lengthy and broad in scope, often lasting months and […]

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UNITED STATES REACHES AGREEMENT WITH ARCADIA, CALIFORNIA, SCHOOL DISTRICT TO RESOLVE SEX DISCRIMINATION ALLEGATIONS

This is a very significant court case regarding the rights of transgender students. See attached official documents.   From: USDOJ-Office of Public Affairs (SMO) Sent: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 4:07 PM To: USDOJ-Office of Public Affairs (SMO) Subject: UNITED STATES REACHES AGREEMENT WITH ARCADIA, CALIFORNIA, SCHOOL DISTRICT TO RESOLVE SEX DISCRIMINATION ALLEGATIONS   Note:  A […]

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Another Title IX Retaliation Lawsuit Emerges

Source: College Sports Business News Floodgates of litigation opening Texas A&M’s former head diving coach, Kevin Wright, has filed a Title IX retaliation lawsuit. He was fired in September from his position as head coach. The lawsuit alleges that he was terminated in retaliation for reporting concerns about gender discrimination in athletics.  Wright has filed […]

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Equal Rights Advocates Demands Answers From SF Bay Area Schools Following Investigative Report

Equal Rights Advocates Demands Answers From SF Bay Area Schools Following Investigative Report Revealing Widespread Ignorance of Title IX Requirements FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS RELEASE Contact: Noreen Farrell, Executive Director, nfarrell@equalrights.org Work (415.575.2398); cell (510.701.8243) Equal Rights Advocates Demands Answers From SF Bay Area SchoolsFollowing Investigative Report Revealing Widespread Ignorance of Title IXRequirements SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – November 1, 2012 – Equal Rights Advocates, a national non-profit group with a long history of enforcing civil rights laws in schools and workplaces,announced today its filing of formal information requests with dozens of school […]

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How to Use the Civil Rights Data Collection Online Tool to Check Your School’s Record on Title IX Issues

https://www4.gotomeeting.com/register/185803575 How to Use the Civil Rights Data Collection Online Tool to Check Your School’s Record on Title IX Issues Webinar Registration • Does your school district offer equal opportunities for boys and girls to play sports? • Are incidents of sexual harassment and bullying being reported at your child’s school? • What percentage of […]

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