WilmerHale is proud to sponsor the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) 2022 Annual Conference. This year's conference will offer a wide range of high-quality panels and discussion groups.
On June 27, WilmerHale Special Counsel Tania Faransso will discuss The Legal Issues of Today's "Cancel Culture," featuring:
- A definition of cancel culture and a discussion regarding how students, faculty, administrators and other stakeholders are reacting
- Recent examples of cancel culture at colleges and universities, with what some see as accountability and others see as overly punitive measures
- The legal issues invoked during cancel culture debates, including the exercise of First Amendment rights, purported violations of academic freedom and privacy mandates
- Practical advice for campus counsel: how you can best be prepared to advise on cancel culture issues