Employment Law

Category: Transition

Title: Employment Challenges and Legal Options

Presented by Erin Lawler

Moderated by Kate Hurst


Description

Erin Lawler, Public Policy Specialist of the Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities and formerly with the Texas Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities, presents information highly relevant to TVIs and COMS helping prepare high school students to enter the workforce. Lawler covers rules regarding disclosure of a disability in the employment process, what employers can and cannot ask during an interview, what reasonable accommodations are and how to request them, as well as legal issues related to assistive technology.

Date: 12/12/13, TETN: 20439, 9 videos (75m 10s)

Handout for Employment Challenges and Legal Options

  1. TETN 20439: 1 of 9, Introduction - 1m 45s
  2. TETN 20439: 2 of 9, Presentation, part 1 - 10m 08s
  3. TETN 20439: 3 of 9, Presentation, part 2 - 10m 21s
  4. TETN 20439: 4 of 9, Presentation, part 3 - 9m 12s
  5. TETN 20439: 5 of 9, Presentation, part 3 - 10m 39s
  6. TETN 20439: 6 of 9, Presentation, part 3 - 9m 32s
  7. TETN 20439: 7 of 9, Q & A, part 1 - 10m 02s
  8. TETN 20439: 8 of 9, Q & A, part 2 - 10m 02s
  9. TETN 20439: 9 of 9, Closing - 3m 29s