Suing a College for Unfair Campus Disciplinary Proceedings: Observations from a Student Defense Lawyer
Title IX By Binnall Law Group - 2021/10/29 at 01:16pm
Most students spend considerable time reviewing colleges before choosing the place to invest in their education. Then they commit tremendous amounts of money and effort into succeeding at the school’s program. When the school lets them down by treating them unfairly during campus disciplinary measures, it hurts financially and emotionally. Once they’ve exhausted administrative remedies in an attempt to right the wrongs, what comes next? Should they file a lawsuit? An experienced student defense lawyer discusses the factors to consider before suing a college for unfair campus disciplinary proceedings related to Title IX, sexual misconduct, or other allegations. Students Need […] Read More
Suspended or Expelled in a Title IX Campus Disciplinary Proceeding: Now What?
Title IX By Binnall Law Group - 2021/10/15 at 12:51pm
Being suspended or expelled after a Title IX campus disciplinary proceeding can be devastating in both the short term and the long term. If you are facing disciplinary proceedings that have not yet concluded, you owe it to yourself to present the best defense you can. If the disciplinary board has already issued a judgment against you, it is important to take a strategic approach to your immediate actions as you pursue longer-term goals. In either situation, assistance from an experienced Title IX defense attorney could help you reach a positive outcome after your ordeal. Be Certain that You Have […] Read More
Are Private Colleges Subject to Title IX? Our Experienced Title 9 Lawyer Explains
Title IX By Binnall Law Group - 2021/09/24 at 10:02am
Students accused of sexual misconduct that could constitute a Title 9 violation often wonder if they have to worry if they attend a private school. After all, Title IX applies to educational programs that receive federal funding, like public universities. Although Title IX contains exemptions for some programs, most private colleges are required to follow Title IX regulations. That means anyone accused of a Title IX violation should talk to a Title 9 lawyer to find out how to protect their rights even if the allegations involve a private college or university. How Private is a Private School? Private colleges […] Read More
Are You Covered by Due Process Protections if You’re Accused of a Title IX Violation?
Title IX By Binnall Law Group - 2021/08/27 at 10:43pm
Students, faculty, and staff accused of Title IX violations often do not understand how the investigations and disciplinary proceedings they will face differ from standard legal proceedings. The process is guided by the school’s individual policies as well as frequently changing mandates from the federal government. So, are you covered by due process protections if you’re accused of a Title IX violation? The answer is “it depends.” Anyone potentially facing Title IX allegations would be wise to consult a Title IX defense lawyer who could analyze and help them take advantage of all protections available under the circumstances. Examine School […] Read More