ADA lawsuits just got bigger!

First ADA suit since AMA’s obesity policy: Is this the start of something big?

obesity as disease

Bet you saw this coming: On the heels of the American Medical Association (AMA) announcing its position that obesity qualifies as a disease, an employee in Missouri has filed suit accusing his employer of violating the Americans with Disabilities Act by firing him because of his weight.

http://www.hrmorning.com/first-ada-suit-since-amas-obesity-policy-is-this-the-start-of-something-big/

 

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