Cancer as a Disability: Your Rights in the Workplace (3-15-18)

ADA in Focus Webinar Series

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

This is a 90 minute session.

This session provided an overview of the laws that provide protection in the workplace for those who are coping with a cancer diagnosis. Federal laws, including the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), and state employment discrimination laws protect cancer survivors in the workplace. Issues discussed in this session included disclosure, reasonable accommodations, and requesting medical leave.  

Presenter: Attorney Stephanie Fajuri of Disability Rights Legal Center's Cancer Legal Resource Center in Los Angeles, California.

Cancer as a Disability: Your Rights in the Workplace - Webinar Archive

Cancer as a Disability: Your Rights in the Workplace - Webinar Transcript

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WEBINAR HANDOUTS

Cancer as a Disability: Your Rights in the Workplace - One slide per page - Presentation Handout

Cancer as a Disability: Your Rights in the Workplace - Two slides per page - Presentation Handout

Cancer as a Disability: Your Rights in the Workplace - Three slides per page - Presentation Handout

Cancer as a Disability: Your Rights in the Workplace - Outline - Presentation Handout