May 29, 2020

OSHA Guidance Client Alert

On May 26, 2020, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (“OSHA”) most recent guidance to its Regional Administrators and State Plan Designees took effect. In this guidance—more formally known as the Revised Enforcement Guidance for Recording Cases of Coronavirus Disease 2019—OSHA updated employers regarding its expectations for required workplace investigations...

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Jun 9, 2020

U.S. Department of Education Issues Final Title IX Regulations

June 9, 2020 Last month, the U.S. Department of Education (“Department”) released its long-awaited and controversial final rule regarding sexual harassment and other forms of sex discrimination prohibited under Title IX. These new regulations are effective on August 14, 2020. The key points of the new rule are outlined below...

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Jun 11, 2020

U.S. Department of Education Releases Interim Final Rule on Student Eligibility for HEERF Emergency Grants

This afternoon, the U.S. Department of Education (“Department”) released an unofficial version of an Interim Final Rule (“IFR”) addressing the eligibility of students to receive emergency financial aid grants under Sections 18004(a)(2), 18004(a)(3), and 18004(c) of Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (“HEERF”). The IFR will be published in the Federal...

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