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Criminal Investigations and the Title IX Process

Title IX By Binnall Law Group - 2021/02/26 at 03:56pm

Our Title IX Attorney Is Here For You If you’ve been accused of sexual misconduct under Title IX, it’s worth noting that the State may also choose to pursue criminal charges against you for the same misconduct.  This can complicate your case somewhat.  Let’s take a closer look. Parallel Investigations Title IX proceedings and criminal investigations may occur in parallel.  In fact, universities are encouraged not to delay their proceedings, even if a criminal investigation is ongoing. Parallel Title IX and criminal proceedings can be quite a challenge to navigate, as they each demand different procedures, involve different penalties, and […]

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Penalties for a Title IX Violation Can Vary

Title IX By Binnall Law Group - 2021/02/19 at 03:53pm

If you’ve been accused of Title IX sexual misconduct, then you may be feeling somewhat overwhelmed — and for good reason.  Title IX proceedings can be confusing, and the consequences can be serious and life-changing.  If you’re found guilty in a Title IX proceeding, the university may impose a slew of administrative penalties (and you could be impacted by a range of indirect issues) that put a burden on your future. Contact our Title IX attorney for immediate help so you can learn more about your legal options. Let’s take a closer look. Administrative Penalties Title IX violations may lead […]

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Understanding Tortious Interference With a Contract

Business and Commercial Disputes By Binnall Law Group - 2021/02/12 at 03:48pm

Let an Alexandria Business Litigation Attorney Help Businesses often use their influence to disrupt competitor’s contracts and gain an advantage in the market.  This sort of behavior is known as “tortious interference with contract” and is prohibited by law — if you have lost a contract as a result of such conduct, you may be entitled to sue and recover damages. Business tort litigation can be quite a challenge, however, so it’s important to understand the basics. How Does a Tortious Interference Claim Work? Tortious interference with a contract occurs when a third-party causes a breach of contract as a […]

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Title IX Misconduct and Off-Campus Housing

Title IX By Binnall Law Group - 2021/01/29 at 03:40pm

Experienced Title IX Attorney Helping You When You Need it Most If you’ve been accused of Title IX sexual misconduct, then you may be facing significant penalties that could alter the course of your personal and professional life.  Title IX proceedings can lead to consequences that include suspension, academic probation, expulsion, and other prohibitions — and depending on how “public” the proceedings are, they can have an impact on your personal and professional life beyond university. Given the high-stakes nature of Title IX proceedings, it’s no surprise that those who have been accused are anxious, frustrated, and confused as to […]

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