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Case Number: 1:23-cv-00530
Judge: Vernon S. Broderick
Court: United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (Manhattan County)
Defendant's Attorney: No appearance
Description: New York, New York civil rights lawyers represented Plaintiff who sued Defendant on an Americans with Disabilities Act violation theory.
"Section 42 U.S. Code § 12132 of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability by public entities. A public entity is a State or local government, or any department, agency, or instrumentality of a State or local government.
The ADA prohibits public entities from discriminating against qualified individuals with disabilities in the following areas:
Admissions and services provided by public schools and public colleges and universities
Employment by public agencies
Public accommodations and services operated by public entities
State and local government programs, services, and activities
The ADA also requires public entities to make reasonable modifications to their policies and procedures to ensure that people with disabilities have an equal opportunity to participate in and enjoy the benefits of public services, programs, and activities.
If you believe that you have been discriminated against by a public entity on the basis of disability, you may file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Justice. You may also file a private lawsuit against the public entity.
The ADA is an important law that protects the rights of people with disabilities. Section 42 U.S. Code § 12132 of the ADA prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability by public entities. This section of the ADA is an important tool for ensuring that people with disabilities have an equal opportunity to participate in and enjoy the benefits of public services, programs, and activities."
Outcome: 05/01/2023 8 NOTICE OF VOLUNTARY DISMISSAL Plaintiff(s) SYLVINA JACKSON, in accordance with Rule 41(a)(1)(A)(i) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, hereby dismisses the above entitled action without prejudice and without fees and costs against Defendant, Oxiline LLC. SO ORDERED. (Signed by Judge Vernon S. Broderick on 5/1/2023) (jca) (Entered: 05/01/2023)