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Court of Appeals Rejects Challenge to Gainful Employment Rule

On March 8, a the three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit affirmed a lower court’s decision rejecting a challenge to the U.S. Department of Education’s “gainful employment” regulations. The regulations, which took effect July 1, 2015 (with the exception of certain disclosure requirements that will take effect

U.S. Department of Education Publishes Amendments to Misrepresentation Regulations

On September 20, the U.S. Department of Education published final regulations making technical amendments to its misrepresentation regulations.  The amendments were a response to a U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit decision, which held that the Department’s misrepresentation regulations exceeded its authority in three respects.  The court vacated one provision and remanded two