WHEN: Friday, May 30, 2014, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
WHERE: Saint Mary's College of California, 1928 St. Mary's Road, Moraga, CA 94556
Registration Fee: $400 fee per attendee to include refreshments, lunch and snacks.
Participants will learn:
- Practical skills such as how to ask effective questions, interview reluctant witnesses,
interview the accused, assess credibility, reaching a conclusion, documentation, and disclosure of
- Special issues pertaining to Title IX investigations relating to confidentiality, special needs for reluctant witnesses in sexual assault investigations, burden of proof; and
- How to prepare and utilize all of the necessary documentation which is needed as part of an investigation.
Natasha Baker, of Hirschfeld Kraemer LLP, and Melinda Grier, of Melinda Grier Consulting, are both very experienced higher education lawyers who specialize in Title IX and are nationally recognized trainers. They’ve partnered up to help ensure that institutions implement cutting edge strategies for investigating sex-based harassment and violence in a manner that ensures compliance with the evolving legal requirements. For Ms. Baker’s full bio, click here. For Ms. Grier’s full bio, click here.
For Further information, Contact Peter Chen, Deputy Title IX Officer, Human Resources at 925-631-4102, [email protected].