Friday, February 10, 2012

Bloomberg BNA, January 30, 2012, Monday

Bloomberg BNA

January 30, 2012, Monday

Bloomberg BNA (full article)

Taking the Pulse on the ADA Amendments Act

Bloomberg BNA decided to pick the brain of Judy Young, an expert on the Americans with Disabilities Act, about the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s enforcement of the ADA Amendments Act. In fiscal year 2011, EEOC filed 60 suits under ADAAA, up from nine the previous year.

As assistant director of training and development of the Employment and Disability Institute at Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Young helps employers comply with the ADA.