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Are Employees with a Substance Use Disorder Protected by the ADA?

In 2018, 20.3 million Americans over age 12 had a substance use disorder (SUD), according to the National Center...

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Audio description is an important aspect of video accessibility, particularly for shows and programs that rely...
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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regulates communications systems across the United States, but it also...
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In 1973, the Rehabilitation Act was passed with the goal of ending discrimination by any federal program or agency...
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While service animals are protected federally by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the same can’t be said...
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Accessibility is standard for new construction today, but that hasn’t always been the case. Federal accessibility...
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While both Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) programs provide...
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Beginning October 1, the White House must provide American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters at public COVID-19...
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When designing a building, is important to consider accessibility standards mandated by the International Building...
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People with disabilities are still legally allowed to be paid less than minimum wage, but the U.S. Commission on...
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Do Small Businesses with Fewer Than 15 Employees Have to Be ADA Compliant?

One in four U.S. adults – or 61 million Americans – has a disability. Each one of those is a potential employee, contractor, or customer. The...

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The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law in 1990 to prohibit discrimination against people...
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With all the fear generated by the increasing number of published legal cases, no one wants to be on the wrong...
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When designing a building, is important to consider accessibility standards mandated by the International Building...
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Wheelchair user Kornel Botosan filed a lawsuit under the Americans with Disabilities Act in 1998 after a trip to a...
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There were thousands of web accessibility lawsuits filed in 2020 in Federal Court and California State Court under...
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The number of employees requesting standing desks at work is growing exponentially. With medical experts warning...
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In 2018, 20.3 million Americans over age 12 had a substance use disorder (SUD), according to the National Center...
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Many people have disabilities that are not visible, such as autism, deafness, and ADHD, and if law enforcement...
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Under Title I of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA), employers are prohibited from discriminating against...
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