Determined whether an entire university is subject to Title IX if only one particular university program receives federal funds.
Full Case Titile:
- Equal Educational Opportunities
Legal Momentun's Role:
- Joined Amicus Brief
The Supreme Court substantially limited the impact of Title IX by holding that only the particular program that receives federal funds at a school has to treat men and women equally, rather than the school as a whole. Four years later, Congress passes the Civil Rights Restoration Act in part to restore full effectiveness to Title IX.