Jul 22 2014
KAMALA D. HARRIS State of California 12:23PM
Attorney General DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
455 Golden Gate Avenue, Suite 11000
San Francisco, CA 94102-7004
Telephone: (415) 703-5733
Fax: (415) 703-5480
E-Mail Address: Nicholas.Campins@doj.ca.gov
July 22, 2014
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Irell & Manella LLP
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RE: People of the State of California vs. Heald College, LLC, et. al.
Superior Court of California, County of San Francisco, Case No. CGC-13-534793
Based on your letter of July 17, 2014, and our conversation yesterday, the People
understand that Corinthian1 has taken or will take the following actions within the timeframes
Corinthian Action Timeframe for Implementation
Remove statements from its webpages that Currently implemented.
include the descriptor “stable and permanent
Search and revise its webpages to remove other Currently implemented.
citations to the stability or lengthy
tenure of its campuses as fixtures in the
Redirect web traffic from military-specific Currently implemented.
webpages to the general student pages for that
Remove references to “for life” or “lifetime” Currently implemented.
Remove language suggesting that any webpage Currently implemented.
contains “everything” that parents or
students need to know.
As required by the Operating Agreement, Currently implemented.
provide pre-enrollment notices to prospective
students at campuses that are for sale and
As used herein, “Corinthian” means Heald College, LLC; Corinthian Colleges, Inc.; Corinthian
Schools, Inc.; Sequoia Education, Inc.; Career Choices, Inc.; MJB Acquisition Corporation;
Titan Schools, Inc.; Rhodes Colleges, Inc.; Florida Metropolitan University, Inc.; and Everest
College Phoenix, Inc.
July 22, 2014
gather written confirmation from each
Train financial aid and admissions staff Currently implemented.
regarding pre-enrollment notices to prospective
students at campuses that are for sale.
Post the ED-approved student disclosures By July 25, 2014.
online, with conspicuous links to the
disclosures on the web pages for the associated
Post a separate link to the first page of the “for By August 5, 2014.
sale school” ED-approved disclosure on each
website containing the existing link to federal
gainful employment disclosures.
Conduct a reasonable search of sites containing By August 5, 2014.
language regarding the GI Bill and other
veterans’ benefits, and add a statement to the
websites for California campuses that such
benefits are not currently available.
Provide notice to current students at the By August 5, 2014.
California “for sale” campuses that consists
of the two paragraphs in the “for sale school”
notice under the heading, “Possible Sale of
School.” The School will track the dates of
delivery of the notices.
Please let me know immediately if the above is inaccurate in any way. In light of
Corinthian’s representations concerning the actions described above, the People will request that
the Court vacate the August 13, 2014 hearing date for a Motion for a Preliminary Injunction.
/s/ Nicholas G. Campins
Nicholas G. Campins
Deputy Attorney General
For KAMALA D. HARRIS