Defending ADA Lawsuits

Production Date: August 19, 2014 Practice Areas: Litigation and Disability & Social Security Law Estimated Length: 3607 minutes


$ 59 Litigation and Disability & Social Security Law In Stock

Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) litigation is a unique animal that differs in significant ways from traditional commercial or civil rights disputes. 


Experienced ADA litigator Nolan Klein, Esq. provides an overview of strategies for handling and resolving ADA litigation. This includes discussion of the history and purpose of the ADA law, explanation of the various types of ADA plaintiffs, substantive and procedural tools that can be used to counter compulsive ADA litigators, and the most effective ways of handling and resolving ADA cases for corporate and individual clients.  


Learning Objectives:

I.    Grasp the history and purpose of the ADA, including how and why so many lawsuits have come to be filed by a small handful of ADA plaintiffs

II.   Identify realistic and achievable goals when defending clients in ADA lawsuits, and learn how to avoid common pitfalls

III.  Comprehend the most effective tactics to use in resolving ADA lawsuits inexpensively, while creating accessibility and avoiding future ADA lawsuits




Laird P.
Gig Harbor, WA

Excellent presentation throughout. Very thorough examination of the topic.

Jonathan S.
New York, NY

Very helpful

yekaterina l.
brooklyn, NY

I work for a very old landmarked building that has accessibility issues so this was very informative.

Corey E.
Renton, WA

Thank you

Scott P.
Guilderland, NY

Very informative!

Sandra S.
Buffalo Grove, IL

Very informative and clear presentation!

Scott D.
White Plains, NY

great presentation. Presenter was knowledgeable and thoughtful.

Rachel P.
Charlotte, VT

Very good

Mark R.
Jacksonville, FL

Most excellent!

Ivan K.
New York, NY

The presentation was very informative The presenter really knows the subject matter

natascha a.
Miami, FL

thank you

Barbara N.
Los Angeles, CA

Great overview, comprehensive.

Thomas F.
Peconic, NY


Evan R.
Setauket- East Setauket, NY


Patricia L.
San Antonio, TX

Great speaker - very organized

patrick g.
Garden City, NY

Dry but very informative. Lots of useful, practical hints as to how to handle not just lawsuits but disposing of claims before litigation. Good presenter.

Shannon B.
Denver, CO

I really enjoyed this presentation and picked up some helpful "tidbits" I was previously unaware of.

marlene z.
New Rochelle, NY

well done - very knowledgeable

Valerie M.
Clearwater, FL

This was interesting!

Tom D.
Barrington Hills, IL

Superb presentation!

Kari P.
Scottsdale, AZ

Great speaker!

Barbara S.
Forest Hills, NY

Good examples, explanatory of fundamental approach of the ADA and some parallel state laws, such as NY and a few others.

Olen M.

Very good

Antonio B.
Miami, FL

Excellent!!! One of the best online courses I have taken.

Herbert Z.
Dallas, TX

Nolan does an excellent job.

Ronald J. Z.
Wellington, FL

Very well directed focus on the subject.

Lee S.
Hollywood, FL

I would recommend showing this to clients.

Lisa F.
Lexington, MA

Excellent program and very helpful!

Jeffrey F.
Buffalo, NY

Excellent !

Edward M.
Miami, FL

Interesting topic for South Florida lawyers

Loren G.
Hemet, CA

Presenter very informed and articulate. I would highly recommend this course as primer to ADA

William D.
tallahassee, FL

Mr. Klein is terrific.


Great Presentation

Bernard P.
O'Brien, FL

great job

Karel H.
Thornton, CO

Good to hear effective settlement strategies.

Alison C.
Madison, CT


Bruce H.
Miami, FL

Excellent presentation. Speaker very effective in discussing the subjective matter.

Leonard R.
Stuart, FL

Good course. Klein was concise and delivered a very usable summary of the subject.

Rena S.
Rockville, MD

I was extremely impressed--I didn't think it would relate to the type of work I do and I was wrong. I would like to learn more. Very good.

Michael E.
Suffolk, VA

Very well presented in an area of the law that is not often visited by the general practice lawyer

Frank E.
Newport News, VA

Excellent summary

Adria B.
Gainesville, VA


Thomas D.
Birmingham, AL

very informative!

Bruce C.
Culpeper, VA

As my wife is confined to a wheelchair, I found this to be quite informative. Well presented.

Raul T.
Arlington, VA

Very good information. Well presented.

June C.
Batesville, VA

This was excellent in every way! I would love to see more presentations from this attorney.

Maria L.
Aldie, VA

very experienced lecturer, practical advice, good presentation skills

Robert S.
Gainesville, FL

Really, really excellent speaker!

Leslie M.
Vienna, VA

Great course.

William A.
Yorktown, VA


michael g.
Jacksonville, FL

Very informative program. Speaker is engaging and made the topic much more interesting than I thought it would be.

Harold H.
Bowling Green, AL

liked the slides

Thomas J.
Tampa, FL

good introduction to the topic

Gerard R.
Richmond, VA

A great program.

David M.
Jonesboro, GA

Very informative and useful presentation.

Sarah B.
Ellicott City, MD

Strong presentation. Worthwhile.

Michael B.
Seattle, WA

very good basics of ADA and defending suits

Les G.
Tallahassee, FL

Any attorney considering handling an ADA claim should watch this presentation. Well done;

Mark B.
Orlando, FL

Good CLE

Mark S. G.
Sandy, UT

This presentation was excellent.

Andrew S.
Poulsbo, WA

great job

Sabiha M.
Vienna, VA

By far one of the best seminars yet.

Lindsey S.
Nashville, TN

One of the most interesting and informative Lawline presentations I have seen. This one really held my attention. I really appreciated the introduction and conclusion. I knew what I was going to learn and Mr. Nolan wrapped it up quite well.

Los Angeles, CA


William J.

Excellent presentation.

Migdalia C.
San Juan, PR, FL

Interesting information!

David N.

well done

William T.
Orangevale, CA

good update on ADA trends and practical practice advice. Good program.

Karen G.
Ashburn, VA

I would like a follow-up course with him. Excellent presentation.

William M P.
Miami, FL

Good presentation of essentials of ADA

Richard A.
Tallahassee, FL

very good general overview of the major material issues and review of the applicable law

Brian K. H.
Everett, WA

Excellent presentation and useful in my practice

Merry B.
Tacoma, WA

very informative

Elizabeth T.

Very well done and informative. Wish there was more of it.

Hillsboro Beach, FL

Great presentation

Wanda F.
Ocala, FL

Excellent - very interesting and informative

W. Rainer K.
Osprey, FL

Quite informative and well presented.

Francis M.
Springfield, VA

Excellent speaker and course

Irene K.
San Jose, CA

Very helpful and informative even for plaintiff's attorney

Joshua C.
Limestone, TN

Mr. Klein is an excellent instructor. Classes always of the highest grade.

Janice C.
Philadelphia, PA

very informative. speaker was excellent

Jerry S.
Killeen, TX

very informative and useful course

Angela M.
Lutz, FL

Well done and informative

Edward T.
Jacksonville, FL

good speaker - well organized.

David B. M.
Orlando, FL

Very insightful presentation of an issue not well understood, soemtimes even by lawyers representing claimants in these cases. I particularly appreciated the revaleation that not all "service dogs" necessarily have protection under ADA.

Peter A.
Hazlet, NJ

Well presented and informative, especially helpful to see these issues from a Defense perspective.

Joseph L.
Casselberry, FL

Very good, informative, covered the important stuff.