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Check out the Southeast ADA Center e-newsletter with new features, including the ADA Puzzler. Our newsletter is posted twice a month on the first and third Thursday of each month.

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ADA & Access Matters

This is the second issue of our e-newsletter for 2022, posted twice a month on the first and third Thursday.

In This Edition – January 20, 2022

ADA Puzzler – January Winner

Test your knowledge with a question on the ADA! A new question is posted on the first Thursday of the month. Every month one winner of the ADA Puzzler will receive a packet of Southeast ADA Center fabulous prizes! The correct answer is posted on the third Thursday of the month.

**WINNER of the January ADA Puzzler – Congratulations!
Maura King

Be sure to watch for the next ADA Puzzler in our e-newsletter on February 3.

Review January ADA Puzzler

Question

Title II of the ADA requires that public entities with 50 or more employees:

  1. Develop a grievance procedure.
  2. Designate an individual to oversee Title II compliance.
  3. Develop a transition plan.
  4. Develop an ADA advisory council.
  5. None of the above.
  6. The statements for A, B and C.
  7. The statements for B, C and D.
  8. All of the above.

Answer

The correct answer is F. The statements for A, B and C.

  • A. Develop a grievance procedure.
  • B. Designate an individual to oversee Title II compliance.
  • C. Develop a transition plan.

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Events and ADA Training

TUNE-IN to Disability Rights Today!

Episode 6: Karantsalis v. City of Miami Springs, Florida

This case raises many questions about statutes of limitations, progressive disability, and advocacy. Our guests will discuss the arguments of the case, the case findings, and what this case means for people with disabilities and the ADA.  For this episode of Disability Rights Today, we welcome the Plaintiff-Appellate in this case, Theodore D. Karantsalis, and his attorney, Matthew Dietz. Our host is Dr. Peter Blanck, University Professor and Chairman of the Burton Blatt Institute at Syracuse University.

Listen and View

Mark Your Calendars and Register!

Featured Recent Archived Webinars from ADA National Network

COVID-19, ADA and Disability Resources

Check out these resources that provide the disability community with information about rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and how they apply to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
*Note: We do not give medical or legal advice. Please contact healthcare or legal experts for more information.

Featured COVID-19 Resources and News

Featured COVID Resources from the ADA National Network

Change to Credit and Cost of Web Courses (effective January 6, 2022)

The Southeast ADA Center offers My ADA Learning Courses – A one-stop portal of web courses that provide a deeper understanding of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and disability rights.

Please note these important changes to the cost and group provision for the web courses of the Southeast ADA Center.

Date Effective: Thursday – January 6, 2022

Register and get started today!

My ADA Learning Courses
Web:courses.myadalearning.org

Cost of Web Courses

Individuals and Groups (24 people or less)

  • Each student will be charged $5.00 administrative fee per course.

Educational Institution Group Rate

  • Groups from accredited educational institutions who use a course as part of class or training can pay a negotiated reduced rate to cover the costs of course administration, registration, and technology management. No customized reports are provided. It is the responsibility of the student to provide documentation of course completion to the instructor or educational institution. 
  • NOTE: The customized educational institution group rate must be a finalized signed agreement prior to group registrations.

Customized Support and Report for Groups (25 people or more)

  • Groups of 25 or more people who need customized reports and support can pay a negotiated reduced rate to cover the costs of course administration, registration, technology management, and report development.
  • NOTE: The customized group rate must be a finalized signed agreement prior to group registrations.

Contact for Questions and Group Rates

Southeast ADA Center           
Phone: 404-541-9001
Online: Contact Southeast ADA Center (web form)

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Questions on the ADA?

Southeast ADA Center
Web: adasoutheast.org
Email: adasoutheast@syr.edu
Phone: 404-541-9001
Toll-Free: 800-949-4232 (AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN)

A Project of the Burton Blatt Institute (BBI) of Syracuse University.
Funded by National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR).

Disclaimer: Accessibility cannot be guaranteed for external websites. The Southeast ADA Center provides these links as a courtesy and does not endorse, take responsibility, or exercise control of the organization nor vouch for the accuracy of the contents of the destination link. The contents of this electronic newsletter were developed under Grant #90DPAD0005-01-00 from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR). The information, materials, and/or technical assistance are intended solely as informal guidance, and are neither a determination of your legal rights or responsibilities under the ADA, nor binding on any agency with enforcement responsibility under the ADA.

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