- Led by General Counsel Michael Orme, the Office of the General Counsel is a team of attorneys that represents the legal interests of Brigham Young University and the other higher education institutions affiliated with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.To preserve by rule of law the mission of BYU.
A new Joint Statement issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Department of Education, and Department of the Treasury presents a framework to standardize student loan servicing practices across the various federal and private borrowing programs. The agencies expect the new principles will guide rulemaking for better servicing practices and, ... Read More
Rachel Brill and Mary McCarthy are seniors and longtime roommates at St. Mary's College of Maryland. This year, they share their four-bedroom campus apartment with two other female students. Also, Theo and Carl. Theo, easygoing and unflappable, is a tawny, 103-pound, longhaired German shepherd. Carl, an energetic charm magnet, is ... Read More
After a years-long investigation of sexual assault at the University of Virginia, the U.S. Department of Education announced on Monday that "a basis for a hostile environment" existed at the university as recently as 2012. Among the department's findings, enumerated in a 26-page letter: The university did not have policies compliant with ... Read More
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