2009 - National Conference on Law and Higher Education Archive

Volume I

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Litigation and Insurance Trends
Robert B. Smith & Laurie R. Bishop, E-Discovery: Burdensome, Expensive, and Fraught with Risk 1
The Continuing Quest for Equality in Sexual Orientation and Identity:
GLBTQ Issues for Today's Campuses
Melissa Exum, Form: UNC Employee Affidavit of Domestic Partnership 9
Melissa Exum, Form: UNC Domestic Partner Affidavit 11
Melissa Exum, Form: Safe Zone: What Is It? 13
Melissa Exum, UNC Policy Statement on Non-Discrimination 14
Hayley Gorenberg, Freedom of Religion and Freedom from Discrimination, Including the Right to Marry for Same-Sex Couples 17
Hayley Gorenberg, Lambda Legal, Letter to the Office of Public Health and Science 22
Varnum v. Brien (case) 37
Hayley Gorenberg, The Ts that Bind: How Transgender Rights Affect Us All 100
Hayley Gorenberg, Appendix: Model School Policy Regarding Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming Students 102
Hayley Gorenberg, Protections Against Discrimination and Harassment: The Law Is on Your Side 105
Jim Hundrieser, Experiences of LGBT People in Fraternities & Sororities: From 1960 to 2007 111
Jim Hundrieser, National Institute on Spirituality in Higher Education 135
The Intersection of Disability and Discipline
Miriam McKendall, The ADA Amendments Act: Effective January 1, 2009, PowerPoint Presentation 191
Miriam McKendall, The Intersection of Student Disability and Discipline Issues 197
Stephanie Monroe, A Comparison of Section 504 of the RehabilitationAct, Title II of the ADA, and Other Laws Affecting the Rights of Disabled Students 215
The Return of the Dead Donors? Responsibilities of Universities to Fulfill Donor Intent
Ada Meloy, The Return of Dead Donors: Responsibilities of Universities to Fulfill Donor Intent 233
Higher Education on ICE: Special Issues in Immigration Law
Prakash Khatri, Higher Education on ICE: Special Issues in Immigration Law 245
Prakash Khatri, Form: SEVIS Changes for 2008-2009 Academic Year, Fees Increased for International Students, Exchange Visitors, and Schools 255
John Hall, Higher Education on ICE: Special Issues in Immigration Law, PowerPoint Presentation 267
John Hall, Case Study: Student and Faculty Issues 279
Home Office, U.K. Border Agency, Students Under the Points Based System - Tier 4 - Statement of Intent 281
Home Office, U.K. Border Agency, Students Under the Points Based System - Tier 4 - Implementation Plan 309
FERPA Updates
Steven McDonald, The Fundamentals of Fundamental FERPA 317
Steven McDonald, The Fundamentals of Fundamental FERPA: New and Improved! PowerPoint Presentation 334
Steven McDonald, FERPA: What Faculty and Staff Should Know 359
Steven McDonald, Model Form for Disclosure to Parents of Dependent Students and Consent Form for Disclosure to Parents 361
Steven McDonald, Model Notification for Rights Under FERPA for Postsecondary Institutions 362
"Generation Me": Students - and Their Parents - in the Modern University
Marjorie Savage, The Case for Parental Involvement During the College Years 363
Sally Spencer-Thomas, Up on the High Wire: How to Bolster the Mental Resiliency of Our Student Leaders: Guidelines for Advisors and Mentors of the Millennial Generation 370
Noel-Levitz, E-Expectations: Class of 2007: Hispanic Students and the Web: The E-Expectations of College-Bound Hispanic High School Students 380
Noel-Levitz, E-Expectations: Class of 2007: Engaging in the "Social Networking" Generation: How to Talk to Today's College-Bound Juniors and Seniors 384

Volume II

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Emerging Best Practices in Campus Risk Management
Allen Bova & John Schwartz, Emerging Best Practices in Risk Management, PowerPoint Presentation 393
Face the Music: The Law and Policy of File Sharing
Steven McDonald, Facing the Music: The Law and Policy of File Sharing 407
Steven McDonald, Face the Music: An Update on the Law and Policy of File Sharing, PowerPoint Presentation 429
Steven McDonald, File Sharing: What You Should Know 453
Terry Hartle et al., Memorandum: HEOA Requirements and Next Steps Related to Peer-to-Peer (P2P) File Sharing on College and University Networks 454
Kent Wada, Face the Music: The Law and Policy of (Illegal) File Sharing, PowerPoint Presentation 462
Kent Wada, Illegal File Sharing 101: Higher Education Needs to Reassess its Response to Illegal File Sharing in the Face of a Shifting Legislative Landscape and Evolving Technology and Business Models 482
Kent Wada, Get Me Out of the Middle! 490
Labor and Collective Bargaining Updates
Rachael Levinson Waldman & Deborah C. Brown, Labor and Collective Bargaining Updates 493
Session for Academic Deans
Ken Zick, Issues Arising From Application of New FERPA Regulations 561
Ken Zick, Hypothetical FERPA Case 570
Rachael Levinson Waldman, Issues in Employment of Faculty Members with Mental Disabilities - Background Materials 573
Rachael Levinson Waldman, Hypothetical- Faculty Mental Health 587
Conflicts of Interest and Corporate Accountability
Holiday Hart McKiernan, The Responsibility and Accountability of Governing Boards and Presidents: Recent Developments 591
John Przypyszny, Conflicts of Interest in the University Business Environment 603
Millennial Challenges: Alcohol, Prescription, and Illicit Drugs, and Other Risks
Thomas Workman, et al., From Competition to Collaboration: College Alcohol Prevention in an Era of Competing Risks 615
Thomas Workman & Linda Major, Challenging the Premises of the Amethyst Initiative 621
Peter Lake & Darby Dickerson, Risk Management for the Modern Campus: Alcohol and Campus Risk Management 625
The Continuing Lessons of Kent State, Jackson State, and South Carolina State
Jerry M. Lewis & Thomas Hensley, The May 4 Shootings at Kent State University: The Search for Historical Accuracy 631
Gene Young, Outline 643
That's My Room! Balancing Privacy, the 4th Amendment, and Safety Responsibilities in Residence Halls
Jonathan Alger, That's My Room! Balancing Privacy, the 4th Amendment, and Safety Responsibilities in Residence Halls 647
Judith Areen, That's My Room! Balancing Privacy, the 4th Amendment, and Safety Responsibilities in Residence Halls 653
James Lincoln, That's My Room! Balancing Privacy, the 4th Amendment, and Safety Responsibilities in Residence Halls 656
Higher Education Act - Short-Term and Long-Term Impacts
John Przypyszny & Kate Tromble, Short, and Long Term Impacts of the Higher Education Opportunity Act ("HEOA") 661
Building and Sustaining a Culture of Academic Integrity
Ann Franke, Creating a Culture of Academic Integrity: Some Legal Issues 675
Tricia Bertram Gallant, Building and Sustaining a Culture of Academic Integrity: Eight Steps Toward a More Integrous Campus 698
Donald Gehring, Building and Sustaining a Culture of AcademicIntegrity 706
Joint PowerPoint Presentation, Building and Sustaining a Culture of Academic Integrity 719
Alternative Dispute Resolution in Higher Education Communities
Holiday Hart McKiernan, et al., Alternative Dispute Resolution in Higher Education Summary Paper 727
Holiday Hart McKiernan, et al., Alternative Dispute Resolution in Higher Education, PowerPoint Presentation 744
UNF Office of the Student Ombudsman, Confidentiality, Records, and "Notice," October 2008 759
HEFCE Leadership Governance and Management Fund, Taking a Fresh Look at Disputes in Higher Education: A Toolkit 761
Recruitment, Eligibility, and Health of Intercollegiate Athletes
Elsa Kircher Cole, Recruitment Eligibility and Health of Intercollegiate Athletics 821
Law and Policy Issues Associated with Service-Learning Programs
Deborah C. Brown et al., Law and Policy Issues Associated with Service-Learning Programs 839