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Daily Journal Quotes Chopra on Colleges’ Responses to Title IX Regulations

February 09, 2016

The February 9, 2016, Daily Journal article, “Former Los Angeles Lawyer Reshaping Civil Rights in Education,” profiles Catherine E. Lhamon, the new head of the US Education Department's Office of Civil Rights, and her increased focus on how colleges and universities are fulfilling their Title IX regulatory duties. O’Melveny’s Apalla Chopra, chair of the firm’s Labor & Employment Practice, said that “colleges across the country have made significant changes.” She sees colleges hiring more lawyers and investigators to police an area, "that is very difficult from a technical and emotional perspective."