'AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT'...as court offers f/s shield from disability lawsuits

August 2001
FoodService Director;8/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p18
Trade Publication
Discusses the benefits of restaurants from the Americans With Disabilities Act provided by the United States Supreme Court. Ruling of the bill on attorneys' legal fees; Opinion of National Restaurant Association officials on the law.


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