Too Good to be True? Yes. The Student Loan “Relief” Scam

By Katherine (Kate) Lee Carey, Special Counsel, Cooley LLP
A new Internet scam is targeting students with false promises of “debt relief” and besmirching the good name of many colleges in the process. Your institution can take a number of steps to protect itself and its students from becoming victims.

Court Rules Students Training in Clinics are Not Employees Under the FLSA

Navigating Relationship Risks: An Overview of Policy Approaches to Governing Consensual Employee-Student Relationships in the University

By Hayley Hanson, Katie Jo Luningham, Husch Blackwell LLP
In the past, colleges and universities have been hesitant to enact policies policing romantic and/or sexual relationships, but now many schools are taking action to implement employee-student relationship policies. This articles looks at four possible policy approaches.

Court Rules Students Training in Clinics are Not Employees Under the FLSA