Law and the Courts
April 25, 2013
Amicus brief to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit in support of Georgia State University in a case that looks at whether the non-profit educational use of small excerpts of academic books as e-reserves to enrich classroom teaching are...
March 13, 2013
Amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in support of The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in a case that will decide what an employee must prove in order to prevail on a claim under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act that his employer...
February 15, 2013
Amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court filed by ACE and six other higher education associations in support of the University of Oregon in University of Oregon v. Monica Emeldi. The university is asking the Supreme Court to review an appellate...
October 25, 2012
This brief was submitted in support of Ball State University (IN) by a coalition of higher education associations, including ACE, and firms from the Higher Education Council of the Employment Law Alliance. In Vance v. Ball State, the court is...
August 13, 2012
Amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in the case Fisher v. University of Texas, which deals with the university's admissions policy.
July 24, 2012
ACE submitted this brief to the National Labor Relations Board as it decides whether to allow private college graduate students to unionize in two cases involving New York University.
July 6, 2012
Amicus brief to the National Labor Relations Board in Point Park University v. Newspaper Guild of Pittsburgh, a case dealing with faculty unionization.
January 18, 2012
Submitted to the Colorado Supreme Court in support of the University of Colorado. Case deals with institutional autonomy in the enforcement of academic integrity standards.
December 16, 2011
Submitted to the Supreme Court of California in support of the University of Southern California in a case dealing with academic research agreements.
December 7, 2011
Submitted to the Supreme Court of Minnesota in support of the University of Minnesota. The case deals with the university’s right to address threats and enforce academic codes of conduct and professional ethics.