Live Stream Broadcast of the U.S. Department of Justice, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and Access Board Event
July 23, 2015, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)
LIVE stream page: http://www.ada.gov/ada_25th_anniversary/25th_event_livevideo.html
“The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 spells OPPORTUNITY. It gives us the opportunity to achieve what we have sought for years – communication accessibility.”
The U.S. Department of Justice announced that it has filed Statements of Interest in two private cases pending in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, National Association of the Deaf, et al., v. Harvard University, et al., and National Association of the Deaf, et al., v. Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Fairfax Nursing Center (FNC) has agreed to pay $97,500 to resolve allegations that it violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) by failing to provide effective communication services to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing in the provision of medical services.