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The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) hosts the 2015 Jacobus tenBroek Disability Law Symposium

  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • March 26-27, 2015
  • Venue: Institute, 200 East Wells Street at Jernigan Place, Baltimore, Maryland 21230

Named in honor of the constitutional law scholar and founder of NFB, the event celebrates the Americans with Disabilities Act by looking ahead to the next twenty-five years. The theme for this year’s symposium is “The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) at 50: The Future of Disability Law and the Right to Live in the World.” The event will offer legal experts, students, and advocates of rights for people with disabilities the opportunity to engage in workshops and discuss topics such as: the future of disability, how to enable the participation of people with disabilities in court proceedings, the unique challenges faced by criminal suspects and offenders with intellectual and developmental disabilities, a vision for the next twenty-five years to improve and augment the ADA, Rehabilitation Act, and more.

For additional information, please visit website at https://nfb.org/civicrm/event/register?reset=1&id=49