Purpose. On September 2, 2015, a Special Committee of Baylor University’s Board of Regents engaged Pepper Hamilton LLP, to conduct a thorough and independent external investigation into the university’s handling of cases of alleged sexual violence. As a result of this independent audit, Pepper Hamilton recommended a series of structural and administrative changes and the Sexual Assault Task Force was designed to implement these changes.
Objectives. The Sexual Assault Task Force has been formed to accomplish the following objectives:
Format. The Task Force will be divided into two groups:
The Task Force will meet bi-weekly, with increased frequency as necessary.