Large Firm Service. Small Firm Attention.
Date(s) - May 21, 2015
Location: Rockland Community College, NY
Time: 12:00 pm
Description: Giulia Frasca, Esq., to present on “Introduction to Disability Law: understanding the unique legal challenges of people with special needs or developmental disabilities.” It will be a comprehensive introduction to post-secondary disability laws and establish a framework for answering the questions they encounter on a daily basis such as:
• What accommodations are, or are not, required in the college and university setting?
• What must be done to make facilities and programs accessible to persons with disabilities?
• What are the procedures to ensure compliance, common pitfalls to avoid, and how to handle internal complaints of discrimination, cooperation and noncooperation by faculty, the scope of the duty to provide accessible websites, alternative media and assistive technology.