Law and the Courts
April 18, 2014
This brief, filed by 22 higher education and accreditation organizations including ACE, was submitted in support of AACSC in this case, which is on appeal from the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Accreditation and Standards
April 15, 2014
Adopted by the ACE Executive Committee, acting for the Board of Directors, in April 2014.
April 8, 2014
ACE and a group of higher education associations filed this amicus brief in the case Glatt v. Fox Searchlight Pictures, Inc., which deals with the legality of unpaid internships.
April 4, 2014
Letter to Dave Camp (R-MI), chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, on the education provisions in the Tax Reform Act of 2014 discussion draft.
April 2, 2014
Letter from a coalition of higher education and other groups working on patent issues to Sens. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Charles Grassley (R-IA) on the Patent Transparency and Improvements Act of 2013.
March 31, 2014
Comments to the Department of Justice (DOJ) in response to the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to amend the DOJ regulations that implement Titles II and III of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) to incorporate changes made by the ADA Amendments...
March 28, 2014
Brief submitted to the National Labor Relations Board in a case that looks at whether a group of full-time, non-tenure-track faculty members are “managerial employees” who fall outside the scope of the National Labor Relations Act.
On behalf of 13 other higher education associations, ACE sent a letter to House and Senate tax-writing committee leaders requesting extensions of two key higher education provisions to be included in any tax extenders legislation enacted in 2014.
March 26, 2014
A letter to the Department of Education expressing concern over the deadline for institutions to comply with new National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) reporting requirements.
March 21, 2014
On March 14, 2014, the U.S. Department of Education released a draft of its proposed rule for gainful employment programs. These programs are required “to lead to gainful employment
in a recognized occupation” in order to be eligible for Title IV...