TITLE

COURT LOWERS F/S EXPOSURE

PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
FoodService Director;2/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to limit the scope of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA). Implications of the decision for the foodservice industry; Views of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor on the court decision; Information on the ADA.
ACCESSION #
6329706

 

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