ADA Legal News

Nationwide Settlement with Learning Care Group Will Improve Integration of Children with Diabetes

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) entered a settlement agreement with Learning Care Group, Inc. (LCG), which operates approximately 900 child care centers across the country under seven brands, including Childtime Learning Centers, Tutor Time Child Care/Learning Centers, The Children’s Courtyard, Montessori Unlimited, La Petite Academy, Everbrook Academy, and Creative Kids.

The settlement is the result of a DOJ investigation following complaints from several parents, who alleged child care centers refused to assist their children with insulin administration (by pen or syringe). The company will implement new policies and procedures to consider requests for such assistance on an individualized basis.

Pennsylvania: “Feds, Cumberland County Strike Deal to Resolve Americans with Disabilities Act Complaint”

Officials in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania have reached an agreement that will resolve a complaint about the county's compliance with the ADA. The county will name an ADA coordinator and post notices about the ADA on its website and in its buildings.