Blind Employee Settles Lawsuit Against Miami-Dade County Public Schools

School System to Make Websites and Software Accessible Janice A. Bartleson, Ph.D., a blind counselor and emotional/behavioral disabilities clinician employed by Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) for more than twenty-seven years, has settled the lawsuit she filed against the school board last spring with the support of the National Federation of the Blind. Dr. Bartleson
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Lawsuit Brings Equity to Blind Voters Registering to Vote in NY

Settlement Is Most Comprehensive Ever to Make Voter Registration and Election Information Accessible to Millions of Blind Voters Blind voters in New York will now have full and equal access to websites operated by the State Board of Elections (BOE) and the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). In a settlement just signed by the court,
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Ninth Circuit Victory: Public Accommodations’ Websites Must Comply with the ADA Now

Victory in the 9th Circuit. Court rules that public accommodations must make their web and mobile services accessible now and cannot wait until the DOJ issues website-specific regulations.
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Three Workers with Disabilities Previously Paid Subminimum Wages Sue Roppe Industries for Employment Discrimination

The National Federation of the Blind Supports Litigation Brought by Brown, Goldstein & Levy, LLP, and Disability Rights Ohio.
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Maryland Tenants File Class Action Against Multi-state Landlord Morgan Properties to Stop Illegal Fee Collection Practices

Four Maryland residents filed a class action lawsuit today, challenging Morgan Properties Management Company, LLC’s alleged practice of charging its tenants excessive, illegal fees.
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Fourteen Brown, Goldstein & Levy Attorneys Listed in 2019 Maryland Super Lawyers

Eight of our attorneys have been selected to the 2019 Maryland Super Lawyers lists and six have been chosen for inclusion on the 2019 Maryland Rising Stars list.
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Eve Hill Speaks to the Directors’ Roundtable

Eve Hill Speaking at World Recognition of Distinguished General Counsel: Honoring Chad Jerdee & The Law Department of Accenture for their Legal Achievements & Advocacy of Diversity
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National Federation of the Blind and Disability Rights North Carolina Sue UNC Health Care and Nash UNC Health Care

The lawsuit alleges that blind patients do not receive critical communications in alternate formats, only standard print. Causing financial and personal hardships for blind patients and does not allow them to keep their medical information private.
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Sharon Krevor-Weisbaum presents at Plenary Session at Maryland Association of Community Services Annual Conference

“The Truth About the False Claims Act”, addressed theories of provider liability, the enforcement efforts in Maryland, and how to ensure compliance and protect your company.
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Elite Trial Lawyers recognized BGL as “Civil Rights Law Firm of the Year” and a finalist for “Disability Rights Law Firm of the Year”

The National Law Journal Elite Trial Lawyers recognized Brown Goldstein & Levy as “Civil Rights Law Firm of the Year” and a finalist for “Disability Rights Law Firm of the Year” for 2018.
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