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LLC, a Towson, Maryland-based home care agency doing business as Home Instead Senior Care, violated the ADA when it rescinded a job offer because it regarded an applicant as having tuberculosis, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), charged in a lawsuit it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

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June 20, 2018

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June 26, 2018

Co-Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Administration on Community Living (ACL), National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR)

May 29, 2018

2018 Theme for National Disability Employment Awareness Month: “America’s Workforce: Empowering All”

This year’s official National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) theme will be “America’s Workforce: Empowering All.” NDEAM, traditionally observed in the month of October, is a nationwide campaign that celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities, and emphasizes the importance of ensuring they have access to the services and supports that enable them to work.