August 11, 2010
Summary of how the July 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act impacts higher education, including regulation of "private education loans," debit card transactions and credit card payments.
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and Higher Education
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August 04, 2015
The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has issued a decision in the so-called Hotchkiss School “tick-bite case,” a study-abroad liability suit in which ACE submitted an amicus brief last year.
July 06, 2015
A federal appeals court has agreed that unpaid internships can be legal if the students are gaining an educational benefit from the work, a positive ruling for the ability of employers and higher education institutions to continue to offer students these opportunities.
June 29, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court has again agreed to hear a legal challenge to the race-conscious admissions policy at the University of Texas at Austin, first decided by the court in 2013.
May 22, 2015
Designed to map relevant issues about campus diversity and direct institutions to important resources that can help them understand these issues, develop effective policies and mitigate legal risk.
February 23, 2015
The National Association of College and University Attorneys, in cooperation with ACE, will present a webinar next week on how to assess a compliance program on your campus.