UWS 11.015 UWS 11.015Definition. The following terms shall have the meaning given below:
UWS 11.015(1) (1) “Clear and convincing evidence" means information that would persuade a reasonable person to have a firm belief that a proposition is more likely true than not true. It is a higher standard of proof than “preponderance of the evidence."
UWS 11.015(2) (2) “Complainant" means any individual who is reported to have been subject to sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, or stalking, as defined in subs. (5), (6), (9), (10), and (11).
UWS 11.015(3) (3) “Complaint" means an allegation against an academic staff member reported to an appropriate university official.
UWS 11.015(4) (4) “Consult" or “consulting" means thoroughly reviewing and discussing the relevant facts and discretionary issues.
UWS 11.015(5) (5) “Dating violence" means violence committed by an employee against another person with whom they are in a “dating relationship" as defined in s. 813.12 (1) (ag), Stats.
UWS 11.015(6) (6) “Domestic violence" means conduct defined as “domestic abuse" in ss. 813.12 (1) (am) and 968.075, Stats.
UWS 11.015(7) (7) “Preponderance of the evidence" means information that would persuade a reasonable person that a proposition is more probably true than not. It is a lower standard of proof than “clear and convincing evidence."
UWS 11.015(8) (8) “Reporting Party" means one or more individuals or groups filing a complaint as defined in sub. (3). A reporting party may also be a complainant as defined in sub. (2).
UWS 11.015(9) (9) “Sexual harassment" means conduct defined in s. 111.32, Stats.
UWS 11.015(10) (10) “Sexual assault" means conduct defined in s. 940.225, Stats.
UWS 11.015(11) (11) “Stalking" means conduct defined in s. 940.32, Stats.
UWS 11.015 History History: CR 06-078: cr. Register May 2007, No. 617, eff. 6-1-07; CR 15-059: r. and recr. Register June 2016 No. 726, eff. 7-1-16; correction in (2), (8) made under 35.17, Stats., Register June 2016 No. 726.
Published under s. 35.93, Stats. Updated on the first day of each month. Entire code is always current. The Register date on each page is the date the chapter was last published.