Can a Title IX case be appealed under the Title IX Final Rule?

Title IX case can be appealed under the Title IX Final Rule. An appeal would be allowed in cases involving both either say, a mandatory or a discretionary dismissal of a Title IX complaint because the allegations do not meet the necessary standards or definitions of sexual harassment. Then also in the case where a grievance process was followed and if a respondent was found responsible through the grievance process and appeal of responsibility and potentially otherwise.

Yes, an appeal of a Title IX is allowed under the Title IX Final Rule. An experienced attorney advisor can help you understand your appeal rights and how to best present an appeal and they should be involved as early as possible in the process so that they can help you best navigate the process.

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