Legal Issues in Higher Education Conference
The University of Vermont (UVM) Continuing and Distance Education
Burlington, VT 05401
The Legal Issues in Higher Education Conference, presented by the University of Vermont (UVM), will take place on October 14-16, 2019. The conference will focus on diverse legal issues in higher education, including free speech, student mental health, Title IX, digital accessibility and transgender student issues. Programming will be available both in-person at UVM and via live webstream.
Education and Labor and Employment Attorney Jeffrey Nolan will speak in five sessions during the conference. On October 14, Mr. Nolan will participate in the panel "Opening Panel - Current Legal Trends" at 8 a.m. and present "New Title IX Regulations" at 3:00 p.m. On October 15, Mr. Nolan will present "On-Campus Accommodations for Students with Disabilities" at 10:15 a.m. and "Clery Act" at 1:15 p.m. Finally, on October 16, Mr. Nolan will present "Threat Assessment" at 8:30 a.m.
Senior Counsel Phil Catanzano will also speak at the conference. On the second day of programming at 1:15 p.m., Mr. Catanzano will participate in a panel discussing "Digital Equality: Protecting the Institution and Empowering All Users."