June 26, 2018

Eastern Time

**This is a 30 minute session**

Presented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

June 12, 2018

“VA's Caregiver Program Still Dropping Veterans with Disabilities”

This article reports on a controversial Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) program that is designed to support family caregivers of veterans with disabilities.

June 12, 2018

Briefs: Promising Practices to Improve Outcomes for Youth in the Justice System

The National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth has released these two new research briefs, which synthesize the latest evidence on effective and promising approaches to the prevention of delinquency, youth diversion, and improving transition outcomes among incarcerated youth:

June 12, 2018

Maryland: EEOC Sues M&R Consulting, LLC for Disability Discrimination

M&R Consulting, LLC, a Towson, Maryland-based home care agency doing business as Home Instead Senior Care, violated the ADA when it rescinded a job offer because it regarded an applicant as having tuberculosis, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), charged in a lawsuit it announced. 

June 12, 2018

DOT Seeks Public Comment on ANPRM on Traveling by Air with Service Animals

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is seeking input on an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) addressing issues related to service animals, including psychiatric service animals, and emotional support animals under the Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA). Comments are due July 9, 2018.

June 12, 2018

“The Future of Leave Compliance: 3 Takeaways from DMEC”

This article outlines key points gleaned from the recent Disability Management Employer Coalition's (DMEC) annual FMLA/ADA Employer Compliance Conference.

June 12, 2018

Marketing: "Rethinking Disability Targeting"

This article explores the possibilities, both positive and negative, of advertising strategies focused on people with disabilities.

June 28, 2018

Presented by 3PlayMedia