September 18, 2017
ACE and 29 other higher education associations submitted this amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in the case examining President Trump's second attempt to ban refugees and immigrants from several majority-Muslim countries.
September 7, 2017
In the wake of the Trump administration’s rollback of Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA), ACE has prepared this issue brief detailing the key elements of the administration’s “DACA Rescission Memorandum” and how it will impact students and campuses.
July 20, 2017
Amicus brief on behalf of ACE and 19 other higher education associations to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in support of Sacred Heart University (CT) in the bankruptcy tuition “claw back” case, Mark G. DeGiacomo v. Sacred Heart University, Inc.
June 28, 2017
The Supreme Court has kept in place a significant portion of the injunctions that have prevented enforcement of President Trump’s travel ban, but will take up the two federal appeals court rulings this fall.
March 7, 2017
On March 6, 2017, President Trump signed a new executive order which revokes the controversial Jan. 27, 2017, executive order that temporarily banned visitors from seven predominantly Muslim countries. This issue brief gives an overview of the key points of interest to higher education institutions in the new order.
November 16, 2016
Amicus brief to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia concerning the applicability of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act “safe harbors” to broadband internet providers.
October 14, 2016
Amicus brief to the Connecticut Supreme Court in support of the Hotchkiss School’s position in Munn v. The Hotchkiss School.
December 17, 2015
ACE and five other associations filed this brief with the National Labor Relations Board in the case of The New School and Student Employees at The New School – Sens UAW, involving the issue of whether graduate students serving in various graduate assistant categories at private nonprofit universities have collective bargaining rights and can unionize under the National Labor Relations Act.
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