Live Sessions

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Live Sessions

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  1. Title IX Coordinator Certification (Higher Education)
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    Title IX Coordinator Certification (Higher Education)
    4 Sessions scheduled for 90 minutes including question and answer period. Monday, October 3 - Thursday, October 6, 2022; 2:00 PM Eastern

    Education law expert Rick Verstegen will help you understand the new rules and identify the important implications of Title IX on your institution. You will learn how to adopt appropriate policies, fulfill training requirements, and incorporate effective investigation techniques.

    Benefits of Certification

    • Address all Title IX issues that arise in your college or university
    • Master new regulations and prepare for expected changes
    • Protect your institution from potential legal liability
    • Prove your expertise to employers, colleagues, students, and regulators with your Title IX Coordinator Certification

     

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    Title IX Coordinator Certification (Higher Education)
    Monday, October 3 - Thursday, October 6, 2022; 2:00 PM Eastern
    Richard F. Verstegen
    From $699.00
  2. Students’ First Amendment Rights: From Fundamental To Advanced Certification
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    Students’ First Amendment Rights: From Fundamental To Advanced Certification
    4 Sessions scheduled for 60 minutes including question and answer period. Tuesday, October 18 - Friday, October, 21, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern

    Dr. Jim Castagnera will cover the most critical First Amendment concerns for colleges and universities. You will learn how to find the sweet spot between student free speech and institutional community values.

    Benefits of Certification

    • Recognize and protect free speech on your campus
    • Update your knowledge to reflect the latest regulations and case law
    • Protect your institution from potential legal liability
    • Prove your expertise to colleagues, students, and regulators
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    • Certification
    Students’ First Amendment Rights: From Fundamental To Advanced Certification
    Tuesday, October 18 - Friday, October, 21, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern
    Dr. Jim Castagnera
    From $295.00
  3. The First Amendment And Higher Education: Overview
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    The First Amendment And Higher Education: Overview
    Scheduled for 60 minutes including question and answer period. Tuesday, October 18, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern

    Former university associate provost and practicing attorney Dr. Jim Castagnera will explain the details of the First Amendment. You will learn current requirements and practical steps to protect free speech rights at your institution.

    What You'll Learn

    • What is the background of the First Amendment?
    • To what rights are students, faculty members, and other staff entitled?
    • Are there exceptions?
    • How has the interpretation of the First Amendment evolved recently?
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    The First Amendment And Higher Education: Overview
    Tuesday, October 18, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern
    Dr. Jim Castagnera
    From $99.00
  4. The Landscape Of Student Speech: Speech Codes, Safe Spaces, Hate Speech, And Microaggressions
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    The Landscape Of Student Speech: Speech Codes, Safe Spaces, Hate Speech, And Microaggressions
    Scheduled for 60 minutes including question and answer period. Wednesday, October 19, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern

    First Amendment expert Dr. Jim Castagnera will explain how to balance free speech with the need to protect members of your campus community. You will learn how to set appropriate policies for your institution.

    What You'll Learn

    • What do speech codes include?
    • How can you create safe spaces on your campus?
    • What are the best tactics to prevent hate speech?
    • Can you restrict microaggressions without violating the First Amendment?
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    The Landscape Of Student Speech: Speech Codes, Safe Spaces, Hate Speech, And Microaggressions
    Wednesday, October 19, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern
    Dr. Jim Castagnera
    From $99.00
  5. First Amendment Rights: Managing Student Protests And Outside-Speaker Requests
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    First Amendment Rights: Managing Student Protests And Outside-Speaker Requests
    Scheduled for 60 minutes including question and answer period. Thursday, October 20, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern

    Free speech expert Dr. Jim Castagnera will explain how to accommodate divergent ideas while keeping your campus safe. You will learn immediately applicable techniques to balance First Amendment rights with individual protections.

    What You'll Learn

    • May students protest controversial issues? How should you contain them?
    • Must you allow all outside speakers, no matter how controversial?
    • How can you balance decorum and freedom on your campus?
    • What types of speech does the First Amendment cover? Are there exceptions?
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    First Amendment Rights: Managing Student Protests And Outside-Speaker Requests
    Thursday, October 20, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern
    Dr. Jim Castagnera
    From $99.00
  6. First Amendment Rights: Student Journalists, Broadcasters, and Bloggers
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    First Amendment Rights: Student Journalists, Broadcasters, and Bloggers
    Scheduled for 60 minutes including question and answer period. Friday, October 21, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern

    Former university associate provost and practicing attorney Dr. Jim Castagnera will clarify how much freedom the First Amendment affords to students. You will learn what controls you can put in place to protect your institution and other community members.

    What You'll Learn

    • Does the First Amendment entitle students to write or say anything?
    • How can you restrict or control statements by student journalists?
    • Can you prevent embarrassing reports about your college or university?
    • Should you protect other stakeholders from inappropriate or hateful speech?
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    First Amendment Rights: Student Journalists, Broadcasters, and Bloggers
    Friday, October 21, 2022; 1:30 PM Eastern
    Dr. Jim Castagnera
    From $99.00
  7. How to Pay Athletes and Coaches: Employment Law You Should Know
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    How to Pay Athletes and Coaches: Employment Law You Should Know
    Scheduled for 75 minutes including question and answer period. Thursday, October 27, 2022; 12:30 PM Eastern

    Education law expert Rick Verstegen will explain the critical employment issues relating to college and university athletics programs. You will learn how to avoid the many legal or political problems that may arise.

    What You'll Learn

    • What legal and employment issues relate to coaches?
    • Can and should you pay student-athletes? What are their rights?
    • What role should conduct play in employment requirements?
    • How should you handle at-will employment in contracts?
    • What are the standards for discipline and discharge?
    • How can you address outside activities and conflicts of interest?
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    How to Pay Athletes and Coaches: Employment Law You Should Know
    Thursday, October 27, 2022; 12:30 PM Eastern
    Richard F. Verstegen
    From $129.00
  8. Title IX Investigation Reports In Higher Ed
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    Title IX Investigation Reports In Higher Ed
    Scheduled for 75 minutes including question and answer period. Wednesday, November 9, 2022; 12:30 PM Eastern

    Education law expert Rick Verstegen will show you step-by-step how to write investigation reports for various scenarios involving formal complaints of sexual harassment in colleges and universities. You will learn how to incorporate procedural steps, draft findings of fact, and address inconsistencies in testimony.

    What You'll Learn

    • What are the legal requirements for Title IX investigation reports?
    • What steps must your investigation include?
    • What unbiased questions should you ask to gather information?
    • How should you structure reports?
    • How must you consider responses for parties before finalizing a report?
    • What legal issues arise during Title IX investigation report writing?
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    Title IX Investigation Reports In Higher Ed
    Wednesday, November 9, 2022; 12:30 PM Eastern
    Richard F. Verstegen
    From $129.00
  9. College Catalogs: Avoid Mistakes And Legal Claims In 2022
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    College Catalogs: Avoid Mistakes And Legal Claims In 2022
    Scheduled for 60 minutes including question and answer period. Wednesday, December 14, 2022; 12:30 PM Eastern

    Dr. Jim Castagnera, expert higher education attorney, will explore the legal and practical aspects of a document too many higher education institutions take for granted. You will learn how to start the year with an effective course catalog that sets students’ expectations and reduces risks.

    What You'll Learn

    • When and why is a college catalog a binding contract?
    • How can you effectively use disclaimers and reservations of rights?
    • What are the potential consequences of inaccuracies?
    • What are the legal implications of using an online course catalog?
    • What lessons can you learn from recent court cases?
    • What information should you include in the catalog? What should you exclude?
    • Which other documents may define your contractual relationship with students?
    • What damages and remedies are available to students for inaccuracies?
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    College Catalogs: Avoid Mistakes And Legal Claims In 2022
    Wednesday, December 14, 2022; 12:30 PM Eastern
    Dr. Jim Castagnera
    From $129.00
  10. Know the Law: Tips for Student Support and Success at Your School
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    Know the Law: Tips for Student Support and Success at Your School
    Scheduled for 60 minutes including question and answer period. Tuesday, January 10, 2022; 4:30 PM Eastern

    Higher education legal experts Dr. Jim Castaganera and Dr. Tony Campbell will review the current state of affairs, discuss the legal obligations of colleges and universities, and review best practices that are making a difference.

    What You Will Learn

    • What are your institution’s legal obligations to support students?
    • What requirements do ADA laws impose on colleges and universities?
    • How can counseling centers help students cope with life’s daily pressures?
    • How are current world events affecting students?
    • What does recent research reveal you can do to build student resiliency?
    • What best practices should you implement immediately?
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    Know the Law: Tips for Student Support and Success at Your School
    Tuesday, January 10, 2022; 4:30 PM Eastern
    Dr. Jim Castagnera and Anthony Campbell
    From $129.00

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