Title IX Regulations Update: How it may affects you

On June 23, 2022, the 50th anniversary of Title IX, the U.S. Department of Education began the process of revising the Title IX regulations that were adopted in 2020.* The move followed a series of hearings and listening sessions during which school and districts told the Department that “they have found the current [...]

Title IX Regulations Update: How it may affects you2023-10-02T18:02:42+00:00

New Title IX Regulations: What You Need to Know Before They Go Into Effect

NEW TITLE IX REGULATIONS: What You Need to Know Before They Go Into Effect Katherine Riggs On May 6, 2020, the US Department of Education issued its long-awaited final regulations concerning sexual harassment and sexual assault in K-12 schools, colleges and universities.  The new regulations, which take effect on August 14, 2020, [...]

New Title IX Regulations: What You Need to Know Before They Go Into Effect2023-10-02T18:03:22+00:00

Civil Rights Attorney Katherine Riggs Joins Garcia Hernández Sawhney, LLP

Garcia Hernández Sawhney, LLP welcomes KATIE RIGGS as Of Counsel. Ms. Riggs comes to GHS after a long and distinguished career that includes over 30 years with the US Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights in San Francisco, California. Katie’s experience at OCR includes handling complex civil rights compliance reviews and [...]

Civil Rights Attorney Katherine Riggs Joins Garcia Hernández Sawhney, LLP2023-04-19T21:18:08+00:00

GHS Sponsors Exhibit Honoring Women’s Progress in the Legal Profession

On November 11, 2015, Garcia Hernandez Sawhney, LLP  Partner Mary T. Hernández attended the Opening Exhibit of Luminarias de la Ley, Luminaries of the Law at the University of Denver in Colorado. The Exhibit features original research on the First Latina Lawyers (1900-1980) by GHS former partner Dolores Atencio. Approximately 47 mounted panels [...]

GHS Sponsors Exhibit Honoring Women’s Progress in the Legal Profession2023-02-23T20:54:00+00:00

GHS Participates in Program to Promote Faculty Diversity for Community Colleges

Garcia Hernandez Sawhney, LLP is proud to provide pro bono services for the Institutional Effectiveness Partnership Initiative (IEPI) spearheaded by Thuy Nguyen, Interim General Counsel for the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office. The Initiative included a 3-part Webinar Series focused on Equal Employment Opportunity and Faculty Diversity. The webinar series is part of IEPI's efforts [...]

GHS Participates in Program to Promote Faculty Diversity for Community Colleges2023-02-23T20:53:43+00:00
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