California Court of Appeal, (Ret.)
First District, Division Two
Mediator • Arbitrator • Discovery Referee • Appellate Consultant
Discrimination claims against school district based on failure to adequately respond to bullying and name-calling of minority students.
Class action against national hotel chain based on extensive accessibility problems in numerous locations.
Class action involving accessibility claims against national operator of vending machines.
Wrongful termination claims of 55-year-old long-term employee who was fired from a bank and replaced by a younger employee based on technical violation of rules not regularly enforced.
Numerous claims for wrongful termination based on hostile work environment, whistleblowing, gender, and sexual orientation.
Access class action brought by disabled students against community college district.
Class action claims by blind restaurant patrons against restaurant chain.
Mediation of ADA claims against fitness/health clubs, retail stores, and restaurants.
ADA claims involving national hotel reservation system and local hotels with inadequate accessible rooms.
Due process appeals of administrative decisions regarding alleged failure of school districts to provide Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) to qualified students.
Mediation of injunctive, damage and fee issues in ADA case involving fitness center and amputee.
Multi-day mediation of discrimination claims by graduate student with learning disability brought against university.
Mediation of ADA claims against hotel chain regarding internet and telephonic reservation system, adequacy of wheelchair access and code violations.
Dispute involving ADA claims by disabled patient against county hospital for difficulty faced in navigating phone system and access to appointments.
Discrimination claims by hearing-impaired attendee at live concert who requested closed-captioning accommodations.
Claims for injunctive relief, damages and attorney fees in ADA case involving access to community college classrooms by students using wheelchairs.