The firm will represent MSU for inquiries from departments, agencies and Congress on Title IX and sexual assault policies.
Engler, an MSU alumnus, is expected to take over as an outside hire while the Board of Trustees looks for a permenant replacement for President Lou Anna K. Simon, who resigned last week after the fallout of the Larry Nassar case. He is expected to be appointed at Wednesday's board special meeting at 9 a.m.
A Michigan legislator requested an amendment to the state budget requiring public universities and colleges to report their expenditures for legal fees to the Legislature, according to a press release Friday. The request comes from recent attention on MSU following the Larry Nassar case.
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