June 25, 2022Speaking Engagement

Federal Antidiscrimination Law for the NACUA Workshop for Lawyers New to Higher Education

Lawyers New to Higher Education

This foundation-building workshop is designed to introduce the lawyer new to college and university law to the concepts, statutes, regulations, and practical knowledge needed to navigate key areas of practice.  Sessions address various legal concepts that present uniquely in higher education legal practice such as tenure, shared governance, student discipline, study abroad, and research administration. Content is tailored both to new attorneys and sophisticated attorneys who are transitioning into higher education law. 

04A. Federal Antidiscrimination Law 

  • Encountering and Addressing Anti-Discrimination Matters in Higher Education (e.g., Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, ADA)
  • Race, Color, Religion & National 
  • Origin - Discrimination and Harassment 
  • Sex Discrimination and Related Legal Issues 
  • Retaliation 
  • Free Speech, Diversity, and Inclusion

Lili Palacios-Baldwin, Deputy General Counsel, Labor, Employment & Litigation, Tufts University 

Daniel Kaufman, Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP

June 25, 2022

Time (EDT):
1:45 - 3:00 pm

David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Pittsburgh, PA

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