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Layoffs Under SB 98

July 2020
Number 55

After much anticipation, following the Governor’s grim May Revise, Governor Newsom and the California Legislature reached an agreement for the 2020-21 California state budget. 1,022 more words

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Distance Learning & In-Person Instruction Requirements Under SB 98

July 2020
Number 56

On June 29, 2020, Governor Newsom signed Senate Bill 98 (SB 98) into law. Though SB 98 is a budget bill, it includes requirements regarding distance learning and in-person instruction, among other topics, for the 2020-2021 school year. 1,708 more words

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Supreme Court Keeps DACA in Place, Emphasizing Importance of Procedural Requirements for the Program’s Rescission

June 2020
Number 51

On June 18, 2020, in Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of the University of California (June 18, 2020, Nos. 18-587, 18-588, and 18-589) __ U.S. 712 more words

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U.S. Supreme Court Holds that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 Prohibits Workplace Discrimination Based on Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation

June 2020
Number 50

On June 15, 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States reached a landmark decision in Bostock v. Clayton County Georgia… 1,236 more words

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New Title IX Regulations Issued by the Department of Education Take Effect August 14, 2020

June 2020
Number 49

On May 6, 2020, the United States Department of Education (DOE) issued much-anticipated Regulations (Regulations) addressing how schools and colleges (referred to as Recipients) must respond to claims of sexual harassment covered by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX). 965 more words

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Contracting COVID-19 While Working Could Make Employees Eligible for Workers’ Compensation Benefits

May 2020
Number 45

On May 6, 2020, Governor Gavin Newsom signed Executive Order N-62-20, the latest in a series of Executive Orders expanding protections for workers during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. 705 more words

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Title IX and “Pre-Assault”: Closing the Flood Gates

May 2020
Number 37

A new ruling by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals amended a January 2020 opinion on the liability of colleges and universities for “pre-assault claims,” or the argument that inadequate Title IX policies created a “heightened risk” of sexual misconduct. 830 more words

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