Yearly Archives: 2016

/2016

Save the Americans with Disabilities Act

The Learning Disabilities Association of America has put out a call to action aimed at stopping legislation that will weaken the Americans with Disabilities Act. The following information is excerpted from the LDA Action Alert.  Several bills have been introduced in Congress that would impose significant requirements on individuals alleging violations of the Americans with [...]

Labor Department Releases Report on Increasing Employment Opportunities for People with Disabilities

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Advisory Committee on Increasing Competitive Integrated Employment for Individuals with Disabilities has released its final report. The report summarizes the findings and recommendations of the Committee on ways to increase competitive employment opportunities for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities. The Committee was developed as part of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. [...]