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James Taylor Presents at the Association for Student Conduct Administrators 2021 Virtual Annual Conference

Event Dates: February 10, 2021
Industries: Higher Education

COVID Conduct and Cyber Cheating: Top Student Conduct Legal Issues of 2020

Jim Taylor, co-chair of the Firm's Higher Education Practice, will present during the 2021 Virtual Annual ASCA Conference. In this session coordinated by the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA), two seasoned university attorneys, along with NACUA’s Associate Director of Legal Resources, will look back on the top student conduct legal issues of 2020, with a focus on some of the unique student conduct issues that have presented during the coronavirus pandemic.  Part 1 of the presentation will focus on student conduct related to COVID protocols such as mask requirements, social gatherings, and other related issues.  Part 2 will focus on conduct inside the virtual classroom, touching on issues related to cyber speech and cheating.  Presenters will offer practical advice to student conduct administrators who are tasked with carrying out the student conduct function of their institutions, consistent with legal expectations and their institution’s own community standards.