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13 Federal Laws Every Student Affairs Official Needs to Know

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Where do you turn to ensure your student affairs actions and programs comply with the many laws that impact higher education?

Stop wading through lengthy legal texts and seeking expensive counsel for answers. 13 Federal Laws Every Student Affairs Official Needs to Know is the ultimate guide to staying in compliance as you lead efforts to develop your campus' student policies and procedures.

Whether experienced or new to student affairs, this concise pamphlet serves as a solid introduction to your legal requirements and as an up-to-date, quick-reference tool for guidance on:

  • Correctly notifying students with disabilities of their rights under the ADA
  • Creating programs with age limits without violating the Age Discrimination Act
  • Using your campus Web site to comply with Clery Act requirements for disseminating crime information
  • Disclosing school records without violating FERPA
  • Releasing students' protected health information without violating HIPAA
  • Making employment decisions that are not discriminatory
  • And more!

Plain-English summaries show you how the courts have applied each law in specific higher education cases, and frequently asked questions give you quick solutions to tricky situations you may encounter. Includes a chapter full of additional resources on these laws and regulations.

(2008. Pamphlet. 65 pp. Product Code: 31155. S/H: $5.50)

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