Cardano is a multi-layer smart contract platform that utilizes blockchain technology, similar to Ethereum. Invictus was the launching entity for BitShares. The team plans to build the platform so that it is useful for businesses, governments, and regulators.
Historically, society has tended to isolate and segregate handicapped people. Despite some improvements, particularly in the last two decades, discrimination against handicapped persons continues to be a serious and pervasive social problem.
It persists in such critical areas as education, employment, institutionalization, medical treatment, involuntary sterilization, architectural barriers, and transportation. It marked the first comprehensive equal opportunity law for individuals with disabilities. The hearing was timely because there was significant discord among the federal Courts of Appeals regarding the impact of the ADA.
The Commission agreed to hear testimony on disability issues that were current and to some extent controversial, so that the Commission could meaningfully contribute to the national discourse on the ADA. The hearing topics were neither exhaustive nor demonstrative of the many ADA-related issues that warrant national attention.
Shortly following the hearing, the Supreme Court rendered several decisions interpreting the ADA, some directly addressing issues discussed by panelists. In the interest of producing a current and useful report, Commission staff has provided a summary of these decisions.
In addition, as the hearing was being planned, a central issue was whether an asymptomatic HIV positive person was entitled to protection under the ADA. There was substantial litigation surrounding this issue because a person infected with HIV has not developed the most serious symptoms related to HIV infection.
Prior to the hearing, the Supreme Court in Bragdon v. The panelists testifying at the hearing provided valuable insight on their topics.
The Commission appreciates the time and effort expended by all the panelists in helping produce an informative hearing and this report. In the chapter that follows is a summary of the history of disability policy and the events leading to the ADA.
Chapter 2 highlights the practical effects of the ADA on individuals with disabilities and businesses. The recent Supreme Court decisions and the flood of ADA cases in the lower courts warrant a discussion on the judicial trends in ADA enforcement, discussed in chapter 3.
Substance abuse and the ADA is a critical issue as some companies have implemented hiring policies that discriminate against former substance abusers, who are typically covered under the ADA.
Chapter 4 addresses issues surrounding these types of policies and the ADA coverage of substance abusers. Chapter 5 discusses psychiatric disabilities, a topic that has received much attention because of the increasing prevalence of these disabilities and the recent Supreme Court decision banning unjustified segregation of persons with psychiatric and mental disabilities.
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