Training sessions on Title IX are proliferating as colleges and universities attempt to stay current on the U.S. Department of Education’s new rules for handling sexual-assault complaints. The new Association for Title IX Administrators is offering abundant training and advice to campus officials facing the threat of federal investigation, and other competitors in this hot-button area continue to enter the fray.

Recently, Ballard Spahr added a second former sex-crimes prosecutor to its attorney ranks. The firm’s Title IX business has doubled over the past year, as it helps clients develop sexual harassment policies and training programs that comply with Title IX.