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The Top 10 Legal Mistakes Student Organizations and Their Advisors Make: How You Can Prevent Them & Improve Risk Management - March 28, 2017 Webinar & CD
ISBN/ISSN: PUB#AC1061 Legal.Mistakes.Student.Organizations.3.28.17
Institutions know that with all of the benefits that come with having student organizations on campus, also comes great risks. Issues that significantly impact health and safety or create financial and reputational liability continually present themselves on college and university campuses when it comes to managing student organizations.
In this webinar, our expert presenter, Claire K. Hall, J.D., will examine the top 10 legal mistakes made by student organizations and their advisors and how institutions can prevent them. Participants will examine the dangers associated with each mistake and learn what proactive measures can be implemented to avoid them. Topics will include unauthorized off-campus trips and events, signing contracts without legal review, serving alcohol to minors and several others.
Claire K. Hall, J.D. is an attorney and Principal at UECAT Compliance Solutions, where her work focuses on providing Higher Education compliance, training and investigation services for colleges and universities. (Click here for full bio)
As a result of this webinar, you will be able to:
Examine the top ten legal mistakes made by student organizations and their advisors — avoid these mistakes at your institution.
Know what negligence is and how it applies to student organizations and their advisors. How do they avoid breaching duties to students, community members and others?
Understand liability — and how one legal mistake can create liability not just for the institution, but also the student organizations’ advisors, individual members, as well as their parents and guardians. Avoid significant financial and reputational implications.
Create education and training programs that minimize legal risks. Find out how helpful train the trainer programs can be!
Understand why insurance is so necessary. Are you properly insured?
Draft waivers that decrease liability exposure. What information must be included in a waiver and are waivers enforceable?
Understand the role of contracts. Who has the authority to execute contractual agreements on behalf of the student organization?
What You Get:
Convenient Access to the 90-minute Live Event:
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 | 2-3:30 PM ET
Webinars are handled like a large interactive conference call, but in a more controlled, radio-program-like environment. Simply copy/paste the link* into your browser, log in, turn up the volume on your computer and follow along! Gather your staff around your conference table’s computer — then sit back, listen and watch the presentations and join the lively Q&A session.
*The link and login information will be available in a PDF download immediately following check out.
Event Recording & Materials on CD:
You'll receive two multimedia discs* containing the full audio presentation, PowerPoint and handouts provided by the presenter(s) and recording of the question and answer session facilitated during the live event. Add the webinar recording to your professional library for use in future campus training and development initiatives.
*CDs will arrive 7-10 business days after the live event date.
Certificate of Completion for Each Participant:
After attending this webinar, each participant will receive a printed certificate of completion.
Invite your entire staff to participate for this one low price! (one location)
Order includes the event recording and all materials on CD.
Can't make the live event date? Click here to order the CD only.
Campus License Option:
Click here to purchase this webinar with one-year unlimited distribution and use on your institution's internal network/server.