This notice is about a proposed settlement of a class action lawsuit against the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (“Sheriff’s Department” or “LASD”) involving the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”).
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In honor of Disability Awareness Month, Disability Rights Legal Center will convene the 1st Annual Disability Rights Summit, an educational and collaborative forum for the disability community to network and learn about cutting edge issues impacting people with disabilities.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (click here for agenda)
California Endowment (click here for directions)
1000 N. Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
*Parking: Free of Charge
**REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, October 16th.
Registration is now CLOSED.
The Summit is an all-day event that seeks to raise awareness and promote the rights of people with disabilities in Southern California and beyond. The theme of this year’s inaugural event is “Technology and Health” – providing an opportunity for attendees to meet local and national experts in the field of disability rights and learn about the emerging technologies that are currently making a difference in the lives of people with disabilities.
Plenary Sessions will include:
Breakout Sessions will include:
The Summit is intended to attract a wide audience, including people with disabilities, service providers, civil rights advocates, legal professionals, social workers, community and government representatives and officials, and human resources workers. Continuing education credits will be available for attorneys, HR professionals and social workers.
Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities
DRLC cordially invites you to join our supporters and participate in the 1st Annual Disability Rights Summit: Health, Technology and the Future of Disability Rights. Through your generous contribution, DRLC can host this important educational event and can ensure that it will be repeated for years to come. We hope you will choose to support DRLC and partner with us at the 1st Annual Disability Rights Summit. For more information, or to view our Sponsorship Opportunities Packet, please click here.
Disability Rights Summit current sponsors, exhibitors and partners include:
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If you have questions or would like more information, please email email@example.com or call (213)736-1471, VP (866)912-8193.
**Please note: due to the recent government shutdown, DRLC may substitute panelists and other guest speakers at the Summit.