National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) 2017 Annual Conference

Date: June 24, 2017 - June 27, 2017

Location: Sheraton Grand Chicago 301 E North Water St, Chicago, IL 60611

Conference Overview

Nixon Peabody Labor & Employment Partner, Tara Daub, will be speaking at the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) 2017 Annual Conference taking place on June 25–28 in Chicago, IL. NACUA is the premier organization in the field of higher education law and a primary source of information on legal developments facing colleges and universities.

Tara will be a panelist discussing “Internships and Student Placements: Finding Opportunities that Work.” Topics covered will include:

  • Considering if and when a student intern becomes an employee and the associated risks with hosting a student intern
  • Managing common issues that arise in internship or affiliation agreements, including liability, insurance, indemnification, background checks, accreditation, student misconduct and academic credit
  • Addressing the unique status of international students who must complete internships as a requirement for their degree program
  • Discussing potential impact of out-of-state authorization and Title IV misrepresentation regulations on clinical placements for residential and online students

Session Details

Monday, June 26
9:30 a.m.–10:45 a.m.
Sheraton Ballroom 2


  • Tara Eyer Daub, Speaker, Partner, Nixon Peabody LLP
  • Zahraa B. Zalzala, Moderator, Assistant General Counsel, Pennsylvania State University
  • Cameron J. Etezady, Speaker, Associate University Counsel, Temple University

For more information on this conference, please visit the NACUA Annual Conference website.

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