ANNOUNCEMENT

Dear Colleague Letter on Sexual Violence: Past, Present, and Future

On Thursday, Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos delivered a major speech on Title IX Enforcement at George Mason University Law School:  https://www.ed.gov/news/speeches/secretary-devos-prepared-remarks-title-ix-enforcement

In follow-up, SAVE will be hosting a teleconference Friday, September 8, 4:00-5:00 pm Eastern time. The title of the teleconference will be: “The Dear Colleague Letter on Sexual Violence: Past, Present, and Future”

The presenters will be:

1. Stuart Taylor, Co-author, The Campus Rape Frenzy: “How the Obama Administration Revolutionized Campus Discipline for Alleged Sexual Assaults”
2. Justin Dillon, Partner, KaiserDillon PLLC:  “Title IX Lawsuits: Where They’ve Been, and Where They Might Be Going Now”
3. Christopher Perry, Deputy Executive Director, Stop Abusive and Violent Environments (SAVE): “Department of Education Secretary Wants to Stop the Campus System from Turning Survivors into Victims”
4. Cynthia Garrett — Co-President, Families Advocating for Campus Equality (FACE): “Dear Colleague Letter: Envisioning the Way Forward”

A short period of questions and answers will follow each presentation.

Here’s the dial-in information:

  • Dial-in Number: (218) 339-7800
  • Access Code: 5272306

Please call in at 3:55 pm ET. The teleconference will begin promptly at 4:00 pm ET.

Media representatives can arrange interviews with any of the presenters by sending a request to Rebecca Stewart: rebeccahainstewart@gmail.com