“ADA at 30” MCLE Webinar on Fri., Sept 11
Date: Friday, September 11, 2020
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: Online Webinar
MCLE: 1 Hour General Participatory Credit MCLE
The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law in 1990. The ADA is the most comprehensive pieces of civil rights legislation that guarantees that people with disabilities have the same opportunity to participate in American life. If you would like to learn about what the ADA does and how can you find answers on the ADA when you need them, JOIN US! In this event, speaker Jan Garrett of the Pacific ADA Center, will provide an overview of the ADA, how it applies in COVID-19, and resources for answering your ADA questions.
This session will cover:
- An overview of the Americans with Disabilities Act
- How the ADA applies to COVID-19, including masks
- The abundant resources the Pacific ADA Center and the ADA National Network have to answer your ADA questions
Jan Garrett is the Program Manager of the Pacific ADA Center, which is a member of the ADA National Network. She provides training and technical guidance on the ADA and everyone’s rights and responsibilities under the law. As a person with a disability herself, Jan understands that full implementation of the ADA will be achieved only if everyone understands its requirements.
This webinar is part of our series of continuing legal education (CLE) classes. Since the physical locations of the library closed in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have transitioned our CLE online as webinars. These courses have been in high demand, and spaces fill up quickly. So, please, sign up now to reserve your spot. You will receive an email with your login information after registering for the event.
If you signed up for one of our Benefits Programs, you can use your registration code to receive your class discount. If you do not have your registration code, or if you would like to sign up for either our Unlimited MCLE or Discount Packages, please contact us via email, telephone. Or, you can sign up for an appointment with a reference librarian. That way we can get you registered for both the benefit program AND the class!
This webinar is just one of the many resources that we have made available to help you with you legal education during the COVID-19 crisis. Check out our Classes, Legal Databases, and COVID-19 Legal Issues pages for more information! If you have any questions about our webinars or accessing our legal databases, please contact us via email or telephone for more information or assistance.