ERIC Number: EJ537461
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Litigation Involving Higher Education Employee and Student Handbooks.
Mawdsley, Ralph D.
West's Education Law Quarterly, v5 n4 p588-606 Oct 1996
Reviews judicial responses relevant to: whether a handbook indicates a contractual relationship between the employee or student and the institution; if a handbook does indicate a contractual relationship, whether that part of the contract can be altered; and how the handbook should be interpreted in the event of ambiguity or inconsistencies. (93 footnotes) (MLF)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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