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Sample letters and forms to communicate with your employerThese are all Word documents you can download. Each provides language required to make a specific type of request of your employer. At the last link, you'll find a compilation of all the letters into one file.
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Highlights of Our Work
An Alameda County married couple claim their employer violated the Americans with Disabilities Act and discriminated and retaliated against them. They filed two lawsuits today against Safelite AutoGlass, which has 550 stores nationwide, with help from Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center. Christina Castillo — who worked processing inventory paperwork — alleges she was fired from … Continue reading "Disability Rights"
National chain Safelite AutoGlass sued for race, disability discriminationLearn More
An Alameda County married couple claim their employer violated the Americans with Disabilities Act...
An agreement to resolve the Willits v. City of Los Angeles case was reached today that will result in a more than $1 billion investment in city sidewalk repairs and other pedestrian improvements. The class action sought to ensure better access for persons with mobility disabilities to the city’s sidewalks, curb ramps, crosswalks, pedestrian crossings … Continue reading "Disability Rights"
Willits v. City of Los Angeles Sidewalk Settlement AnnouncedLearn More
An agreement to resolve the Willits v City of Los Angeles case was reached today that will result...
Additional sources of information and helpYou may get additional information and support from groups that Legal Aid at Work frequently collaborates with.
Job Accommodation NetworkJAN offers free, confidential guidance and information to help people with disabilities enhance their employability, and show employers how to capitalize on the value and talent they add to the workplace.Learn More
Disability Rights Bar AssociationThe DRBA is an online network of attorneys who specialize in disability civil rights law.Learn More