Speaking Events

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Speaker, University of Vermont Legal Issues in Higher Education Conference

 Co-presenter on college admissions; roundtable discussion leader on implicit bias, Burlington, VT, October 2019.


Janet co-presented on the intersection of Title IX and disability issues. She also led a roundtable  discussion on the #MeToo movement, October 2018. 

Panelist, Definition of "Work" & What Puts F-1 Students At Risk

2019 NAFSA Region XI Conference, Worcester, MA, October 2019.

Keynote Speaker, Title IX: Beyond the Trenches

Keynote Speaker, Title IX conference for full leadership of all campuses of a public university system, May 2019.  Engagement also included leading a roundtable discussion for Title IX professionals in this university system.

Counsel's Involvement in Ongoing Discrimination Matters

Panelist, Higher Education Discrimination CLE, National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA), April 2019.  Presentation will cover practical guidance for handling the ethical issues which arise for in-house and outside counsel in complex discrimination matters.

Sexual Harassment in Higher Ed: Understanding Root Causes & Developing Labor-Management Solutions

Panelist, Annual Conference, National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education & the Professions, City University of New York, April 2019.

Speaker, Disability in a College Setting: Legal Considerations

Presentation to Neuropsychology & Education Services for Children & Adolescents (NESCA) 

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Title IX Litigation & Administrative Developments

Panelist, Addressing Sexual Assault Allegations in K-12 Schools, Colleges & Universities

Massachusetts Bar Association,​ Boston and North Adams, MA. Panelists for these CLE programs also included a representative of OCR, U.S. Department of Education.  The Title IX CLE program in North Adams was co-sponsored by the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.

Panelist, Copyright / Fair Use Film Screening and Discussion

Framingham State University's screening of film ​Other People's Footage: Copyright & Fair Use. Following the film, Janet Faulkner served on a panel with faculty and filmmakers answering questions about use of third party video footage, voice, media and music in creative works.

Speaker, Massachusetts Paid Sick Leave Law & Proposed Changes to Federal Overtime Rules

Reading-North Reading Chamber of Commerce 

Presenter, New England Labor Counsel, annual meeting

Legal developments impacting corporate internships

Co-presenter, Annual Employment Law Update, Boston Bar Association College and University Section