2020 Title IX Regulations


ICS Resources and Services


Webinar – “An Overview of the New Title IX Regulations and Their Implications for Colleges and Universities”


Webinar – “An Overview of the New Title IX Regulations and Their Implications for School Districts”



Department of Education Resources


OCR Policy Guidance Portal


Press Release (May 6, 2020)


Full Text of the New Title IX Rule (As published in the Federal Register, May 19, 2020)


Summary of the Major Provisions of the Department of Education’s Title IX Final Rule



OCR Webinar – “New Title IX Protections Against Sexual Assault” (July 7, 2020)


OCR Webinar – “Due Process Protections Under the New Title IX Regulations” (July 21, 2020)




Court Cases Interpreting New Regulations


Doe v. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1:20-CV-1185 (N.D.N.Y) (discussing using new procedures for pre-August 14 cases)




Legal / Judicial Challenges


Know Your IX et al. v. DeVos (filed D. Md., May 14, 2020) (filed by ACLU on behalf of 4 organizations), DISMISSED October 20, 2020 for lack of standing


Commonwealth of Pennsylvania et al. v. DeVos (filed D.D.C., June 4, 2020) (filed by Attorneys General of the states of PA, NJ, CA, CO, DE, IL, MA, MI, MN, NM, NC, OR, RI, VT, VA, WA, WI, and DC), Preliminary Injunction Denied (August 12, 2020), Sixty day Stay Requested (February 3, 2021)


State of New York v. US Department of Education (filed S.D.N.Y., June 4, 2020),  Preliminary Injunction Denied (August 9, 2020), Voluntarily Dismissed November 4, 2020


Victim Rights Law Center et al. v. DeVos (filed D. Mass., June 10, 2020) finding 34 C.F.R. 106.45(b)(6)(i) to be arbitrary and capricious (July 28, 2021); vacating 34 C.F.R. 106.45(b)(6)(i) and remanding to the DOE (August 10, 2021)



Other Resources


OCR Open Center Response Repository