Jim Newberry
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(502) 423-2052
Office: Louisville
Energy
Business
Employment
Litigation
Attorney
J.D. University of Kentucky
B.A. University of Kentucky
Licensure: KY
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Speaking Engagements

“After the Dear Colleague Letter: Developing Enhanced Due Process Protections for Title IX Sexual Assault Cases at Public Institutions,” 44 Journal of College and University Law, 78 (2018)

“Faculty Hiring Practices and Faculty Evaluations,” Council of Independent Colleges Workshop for Department and Division Chairs, 2018

“Litigation Update - Due Process,” National Conference on Law and Higher Education, 2018

“Sexual Assault in Higher Education – The Rights of the Accused,” Education Law Association, 2018

“Charting an Institutional Course in Turbulent Higher Education Times,” Carroll University, 2018

Guest Lecturer, Bellarmine University Leadership in Higher Education PhD Program, 2018

“Legal Issues That Keep Presidents Up at Night,” Council of Independent Colleges’ Presidents Institute, 2016, 2017, 2018

“Top Legal Issues Facing Higher Education,” American Academic Leadership Institute, 2016, 2017

“Transgender & Overtime Issues for Higher Education,” Mid-South Athletic Conference, 2016

“Using a Title IX Policy to Educate the Campus,” Pittsburgh Business Times, 2016

“Joining with ACS Colleagues to Reduce Legal Expenses,” Associated Colleges of the South, 2016

“Legal Issues for Colleges and Universities,” Appalachian College Association, 2015

“Legal Issues for Academic Deans,” Appalachian College Association, 2015

“Title IX Overview,” Appalachian College Association, 2015

“Campus Sexual Assaults,” Council for Advancement and Support of Education Annual Conference for Media Relations Professionals, 2015

“Drafting a Title IX Compliant Sexual Misconduct Policy,” Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio, 2015

“Lessons Learned from the (Sweet) Briar Patch,” Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio, 2015

“Drafting a Title IX Compliant Sexual Misconduct Policy,” Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and Universities, 2015

“Legal and Ethical Issues for Colleges and Universities,” Bluegrass Higher Education Consortium, 2015

"Recent Title IX Changes," Council for Christian Colleges and Universities Attorneys Conference, 2014

"Liberal Arts Lessons," University of Kentucky, College of Arts & Sciences, Lexington, KY, 2011

"Franco-American Relations," Lafayette France & America, Paris, France, 2007

"Lessons Learned by a New Mayor," Harvard University Conference for New Mayors, Cambridge, MA, 2007

Key Experience

Represented multiple institutions in addressing Clery compliance issues
Represented multiple institutions in addressing student financial aid questions
Drafted Title IX sexual misconduct policies for multiple institutions in aftermath of 2014 guidance

Memberships & Awards

Professional
The Best Lawyers in America®
Special Justice, Kentucky Supreme Court, 1994