Disability Law Section Conference Call (SDL200630)
Topic of discussion:
Vote on whether the Disability Law Section supports or opposes a Congressional letter regarding Social Security holding in person hearings as opposed to telephone hearings.
Also, vote on whether the section should elevate the letter for CBA support.
Disability Law Section Meeting (SDL200604)
Social Security COVID Update
CONFERENCE CALL: Disability Law Section (SDL200423)
CANCELLED: Veterans and Military Affairs Section & Disability Law Section(SVM200324)
As of right now, this event is cancelled. The chairs will discuss rescheduling to a new date. A notice will be sent with more information soon.
Deployment and Re-Deployment Mental Health Issues
Dr. William Brim, Psychologist with Center for Development Psychology
Dr. Brim will review how PTSD manifests in military and veterans and how it can lead to civil and criminal legal issues. He wil…
Disability Law Section Meeting (SDL200226)
Disability Law Section Meeting (SDL191114)
Website Accessibility: Preventing Potential ADA Lawsuits CLE (EYL181023)
Web accessibility provides equal access and equal opportunity to people with diverse abilities. The Americans with Disabilities Act applies to websites as well as physical facilities. There has been a dramatic increase in lawsuits related to web accessibility. The industries primarily targeted in lawsuits include universities, retail businesses, financial institutions, medical facilities, gyms, an…
Achieving Meaningful Diversity & Inclusion for Lawyers & Law Students w/ Disabilities CLE(EDI180907)
The Second Diversity and Inclusion Symposium will focus on challenges and strategies for effective diversity and inclusion for members of the Connecticut legal community with disabilities.
Disability Law Section
The Disability Law Section examines the law as it pertains to the physically and mentally impaired, promotes change where indicated (through the CBA and section action), and assures the safeguarding of the rights of the disabled.