Overview of Disability Rights Laws
Date training recorded: Oct 11, 2017
Trainer(s): Linda Kilb
Sponsoring Organization(s): Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF)
This training is designed to assist attorneys and advocates in a range of practice areas with issue-spotting for disability rights issues. The overview will provide basic information about the substantive requirements of significant federal and California disability nondiscrimination laws. Relevant federal laws include Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Relevant state laws include the Unruh Civil Rights Act, the California Disabled Persons Act, the California Fair Employment and Housing Act, and Cal. Gov. Code Section 11135. The overview will also include an introduction to civil rights definitions of “disability” under these laws.
1 hour of Elimination of Bias CLE.
Linda Kilb, Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund
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This webinar is intended to provide legal information, not legal advice, for the purposes of training practicing attorneys. The legal information in this webinar is not intended to be a substitute for seeking personalized legal advice from an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. Further, we do not intend to create an attorney-client relationship with any listener.
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Series: Disability, Members-Only, Specialty MCLE Credits
MCLE: 1 hour (Elimination of Bias)
Last revised: Apr 5, 2019 12:32 pm