Law360: Harvard Beats Suit Over Denied Diploma For Assault Suspect

June 22, 2020

O’Melveny partner Anton Metlitsky successfully represented Harvard University in a lawsuit filed by a former student, who alleged he was wrongly denied a diploma after being accused of sexual assault, this article reported. US District Judge Denise J. Casper granted Harvard’s motion to dismiss the suit, which was filed by Damilare Sonoiki in October 2019, ruling the university handled the investigation into the claims “by the book,” Law360 reported.

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