First, Do No Harm: Why Doctors Are Not Omnipotent Under the Americans with Disabilities Act

14 Hofstra Labor Law Journal 151 (1996)

Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1996

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Sharona Hoffman

Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Date Written: 1996

Abstract

This article argues that employers are not shielded from liability under the ADA if they rely upon the advice of a doctor in making an adverse employment decision.

Keywords: Americans with Disabilities Act, Employment

JEL Classification: K32

Suggested Citation

Hoffman, Sharona, First, Do No Harm: Why Doctors Are Not Omnipotent Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (1996). 14 Hofstra Labor Law Journal 151 (1996), Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1996, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3552215

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