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Bipartisan Senate Legislation Introduced To Address Campus Sexual Assaults
Posted on 27 Aug 2014 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Olabisi L. Okubadejo Eight U.S. senators have introduced the Campus Accountability and Safety Act, [ enhanced version available to subscribers ], a bill that proposes to amend the Higher Education Act and the Clery Act to include new... Read More

Vassar College Prevails in Respondent’s Title IX Lawsuit
Posted on 16 Jun 2015 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Olabisi L. Okubadejo, Marjorie J. Peerce, and Carolyn A. Pellegrini A judge in the Southern District of New York recently granted summary judgment to Vassar College in a case brought by a former student accused of sexual assault, [ enhanced version... Read More

This Is Real Law: The Power of Knowledge: Publishing Legal Information to Support Women’s Rights
Posted on 3 Jun 2015 by Real Law Editorial Team

In a recent article, The Huffington Post challenged its readers with a simple test. It consisted of viewing three videos on YouTube. “Watch these,” wrote Morra Aarons-Mele , founder of Women Online , “and consider how you feel about... Read More