persons with disabilities

Autism is becoming more and more common. Folks disagree about why, but all agree we see more and more of the diagnosis. The remarkable thing about persons with autism is they can display brilliance in a wide variety of subjects. Yet, many employers resist hiring persons with autism. The employer who do hire them really

You know things are serious when advocacy groups and non-profits as diverse as the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, National Disability Rights Network, the NAACP, and the National Association of Social Workers all oppose a bill now pending in Congress. The ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017, sponsored principally by Rep. Ted Poe, (R-Tex),

In a recent decision, the Fifth Circuit cleared up some confusion regarding how to show disability discrimination. In EEOC v. LHC Group, Inc., No. 13-60703 (5th Cir. 12/11/2014), the court noted that Fifth Circuit jurisprudence had three different versions of a prima facie case for showing disability discrimination. All three versions required the plaintiff