Committee on Disability Rights

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Mission Statement:

The Committee on Disability Rights shall consider any and all matters pertaining to legal issues affecting people with disabilities, including but not limited to (a) development, promotion, analysis and/or comment on proposed, pending or existing legislation, regulations, or governmental policies or procedures, (b) education of the legal community, government and the general public, (c) provision of forum for discussion of important public issues, and (d) involvement in law reform activities.



This Committee was established on June 1, 1982 and is chaired by Tara L. Moffett, Esq.



ANNUAL MEETING 2015 - Thursday, January 29, 2015


Committee on Disability Rights and the Elder Law and Special Needs Section
Meeting 9:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.


Residential Options For People With Disabilities: Present and Future Housing Options, Eligibility for Housing and Availability of Residential Programs and Living in the Community.


NEW!!

Working with Jurors with Disabilities 

A guide for attorneys who are working with jurors or potential jurors who have disabilities.



PUBLICATIONS

Disability Law and Practice: Book One
Special Education, Assistive Technology and Vocational Rehabilitation



Editors
Professor Nancy Maurer
Simeon Goldman, Esq.

Product Description

This is the first of a three book series that together will provide a broad education in all aspects of disability law and practice. Each standalone volume focuses on a particular area of disability law and includes chapters on ethics and resources for the practitioner. Book One in this series provides useful guidance in the areas of special education, assistive technology and vocational rehabilitation.

Info & Pricing
PN: 42153-1 | 2013 | 382 pages | softbound
NYSBA Members $60 | Non-Members $75



Disability Rights Law For Labor & Employment Attorneys in New York (PDF)

 by Mark H. Leeds, Esq. (Updated April 11, 2013)



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