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The Fall Forum for Colleges and Universities – Hot Topics

October 29, 2010

Montgomery McCracken presents “The Fall Forum for Colleges and Universities – Hot Topics” on October 29, 2010.

Topics Include:

“Compliance: Building a Team Approach for Complying with Increased Regulation of Higher Education”

  • Who needs to be on the team
  • How to inform and guide campus compliance efforts
  • How to handle challenges along the path to compliance
  • How to measure progress along the path of continuing efforts

Marianne Schimelfenig, General Counsel, Saint Joseph’s University

“Missing Student Procedures and Other Clery Act Changes Under HEOA and FERPA Final Regulations”

Guidance on compliance with recent statutory and regulatory changes, including: Clery Act,missing student procedures, fire reporting, and other newly required ASR procedures; plus review of FERPA-permitted disclosures and re-disclosures of student information.

Catherine H. Gillespie, Partner, Montgomery McCracken

“The ADA : Confronting and Reforming Higher Education Technologies”
Review and analysis of how the Department of Education is applying the ADA to require accessibility compliance in the higher education environment.

Joyce B. Link, Partner, Montgomery McCracken

“University Discipline: Speech Codes and the First Amendment”
An exploration of current legal limitations and the search for solutions to real campus First Amendment problems. What speech is protected on campus? How should it be protected? What does all this mean in the virtual age?

Jeremy D. Mishkin, Partner, Montgomery McCracken
John M. Myers, Of Counsel, Montgomery McCracken

“The Compliance Toolbox: An Anonymous Hotline?”
Understand the benefits and costs associated with using a hotline as part of the monitoring, reporting and investigation process.

Ellen C. Brotman, Partner, Montgomery McCracken

Please RSVP to Stephanie Redding by October 16 at 215-772-7260 or events@mmwr.com. Refer to Fall Forum when responding.

October 29, 2010 at 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

123 South Broad St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
United States


CLE Credits : 3.5 PA (Pending approval)


October 29, 2010