Title IX

Does Title IX Apply to Allegations During Spring or Summer Break? 

Spring and summer breaks are times when students take trips, vacations, or press pause on their academics. It’s supposed to be a time to forget about college. However, your conduct on spring or summer break can come back to haunt you on campus, especially if you’ve been accused of sexual assault.  But can your institution… read more

Can a Lawyer Help With a Campus Title IX Proceeding?

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in education programs or activities that receive federal funding. This includes all educational institutions that receive federal funding, from K-12 schools to colleges and universities.  In addition to prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sex, Title IX also requires… read more

What to Know About the New Title IX Regulations

For the past 50 years, Title IX has been an important law that protects the rights of students while receiving an education. The core value behind it is to ensure that all students feel safe and welcome in their educational environment, free of any form of discrimination or harassment. Title IX prohibits discrimination and harassment… read more

Can a Title IX Misconduct Terminate My College Scholarship in Kentucky?

Some students are surprised to learn that the penalties for Title IX misconduct can include terminating college scholarships. A student facing a Title IX action should contact a Louisville Title IX attorney immediately. A vigorous defense can help reduce the risk of losing financial awards for a Title IX violation. What Is Title IX and… read more