Category Archives: Higher Education

University Invokes Sovereign Immunity to Avoid Patent Invalidation Proceeding

In a recent decision, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (the “PTAB”) held that a …

Posted in Blog, Higher Education, Intellectual Property |

ESPN v. University of Notre Dame Security Police Department

Earlier this year, ESPN sued the University of Notre Dame Security Police Department, alleging that …

Posted in Blog, Higher Education |

UPDATE: New State Act Increases Background Check Requirements for School Employees and Volunteers

In the flurry of activity before the end of the legislative session in October, the …

Posted in Articles & Newsletters, Higher Education, Municipal & School |

Not Fired For Being A Guy: Professor Loses Lawsuit

Dr. Keith Kull sued Kutztown University of Pennsylvania in federal court alleging that the university …

Posted in Higher Education, Labor & Employment, Litigation | Tagged , |

You Still Have To Follow The Rules If You Want An Advanced Degree!

A former Ph.D. student sued the University of Michigan and several faculty members after the …

Posted in Higher Education, Litigation | Tagged , , |

Cleary Act Reporting Deadline Extended Due To Government Shutdown; EADA Deadlines Remain

The deadline for colleges and universities to report crime statistics (and fire statistics, if applicable) …

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