This event took place on May 23, 2012 at 8:00 AM and has already passed.
DBA Coffee Talk: May 23, 2012--Taking a Bite Out of Disability Discrimination: Service Animals vs. Companion Animals under the Law
This presentation will focus on the rights that individuals with disabilities have in regards to having a service or companion animal. It will highlight the differences between a service animal and a companion animal and what that means for housing, employment and public accommodations. This discussion with include and compare a person’s rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Fair Housing Act (FHA) and the Colorado Anti-Discrimination Act (CADA).
The talk will be given by Alison Butler Daniels, a senior attorney with The Legal Center for People with Disabilities and Older People. Ms. Daniels’ practice focuses entirely on disability related issues and she specializes in housing, employment and public accommodation discrimination cases, as well as special education issues.
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday May 22nd at noon. One general CLE credit will be available. The cost is $5 for DBA members and $20 for non-members. Breakfast will be served.
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