Hating Your Supervisor is Not a Disability

  • Apr 16, 2019
  • ADA
  • Dennis J. Merley

Must an employer grant a request for a new supervisor to accommodate a stress-related disability? A recent decision from the Federal Sixth Circuit Court Appeals emphatically answered “No” in most cases. Cindy Tinsley, a long-time ...

Forgiving Misconduct is Not a Reasonable Accommodation

  • Jan 31, 2017
  • ADA
  • Dennis J. Merley

How many times has this happened to you – you fire an employee, only to have them divulge that they have a disability, that the disability caused their poor performance/misconduct and that an accommodation would ...