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Case: Disability/Individual Employment Rights/Failure to Accomodate (S.D. Ga.)

Nov. 14, 2019, 6:52 PM

A former counselor for the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia with Meniere’s disease may not proceed with her claim that the Board failed to properly accommodate her disability. She didn’t provide sufficient evidence that she sought or was denied any of her desired accommodations—a special pen to help her transcribe notes and an alleged general request for a lighter workload— and a single conversation with her director in which she complained about some of her impairments wasn’t enough to put the Board on notice of those specific desires. Additionally, she may not proceed with her other...

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