Title IX Investigations: Best Practices for Investigators
Sexual harassment investigations conducted in higher education institutions have requirements under Title IX, which prohibits sex discrimination in educational institutions that receive federal funding. Under Title IX, schools are legally required to address hostile educational environments or risk losing their federal funding.
Watch Allison Boyle, Attorney, Assistant Vice Provost and Title IX Coordinator at at Johns Hopkins University, as she outlines best practices for investigators who conduct sexual harassment and discrimination investigations.
Webinar attendees will learn:
- Establishing rapport with the parties
- Considerations when local law enforcement is involved
- Preventing and addressing retaliation
- Assessing credibility
- Putting together your analysis