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12/9/2016
Advanced Google Search for Lawyers (Webinar)

12/9/2016
The Ethics of Bad Facts: The Duty to Disclose to the Tribunal (Telephone)

12/9/2016
Ethics and Drafting Effective Conflict of Interest Waivers (Telephone)

12/10/2016
The 2016 Ethy Awards (Webinar)

Americans with Disabilities Act: Your Law Firm or Organization as a Place of Public Accommodation
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The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other federal laws require attorneys and the judiciary to ensure that persons with disabilities have access to legal services and the judiciary system. Access is not limited to physical accessibility; it also includes providing effective communication to persons with sensory disabilities and making reasonable accommodations necessary to serve persons with disabilities.

4/7/2016
When: Thursday, April 7, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Scott Conference Center
6450 Pine St.
Omaha 68106
United States

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MCLE Accreditation
*Nebraska MCLE #118269. Iowa MCLE #212281. 2 CLE hours. (Regular/Live credit)
*Nebraska MCLE #118266. Iowa MCLE #212282. 2 CLE hours. (Distance learning credit)
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Registration Fees
$120 - Regular Registration
$90 - (25% discounted price for NSBA dues-paying members)
$10 - Law Students


The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other federal laws require attorneys and the judiciary to ensure that persons with disabilities have access to legal services and the judiciary system. Access is not limited to physical accessibility; it also includes providing effective communication to persons with sensory disabilities and making reasonable accommodations necessary to serve persons with disabilities. This program will describe what steps Nebraska attorneys and the judiciary must take to meet their obligations under the ADA and to ensure persons with disabilities in Nebraska have equal access to the justice system.

Scott P. Moore, of Baird Holm in Omaha, represents public and private sector clients in state and federal employment and fair housing matters. His employment practice focuses on defense of employment discrimination, wrongful termination, retaliation, and public policy claims. Scott is widely recognized as a national expert in housing law and litigation. He represents individuals, developers, property management companies, nonprofit associations, real estate agents, architects, and engineers in all fair housing and public accommodation matters. Scott also provides fair housing, ADA, and Section 504 training across the country to housing providers and national organizations.

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