What does sexual misconduct have to do with Title IX?

Sexual misconduct has to do with Title IX because Title IX is a federal civil rights law that's intended in part to prevent and address campus sexual misconduct.

Sexual misconduct is an umbrella term. It can encompass sexual assault, sexual harassment, non-consensual sex, inappropriate touching, sexual exploitation. Any sex-based offense that can take place at a college campus would fall under, say, the term of sexual misconduct.

Because so much is at stake in Title IX cases, an accused student should have the help of an experienced Attorney Advisor from as early as possible in the process.

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