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Simopoulos Law Reaches Settlement of ADA Education Lawsuit

As reported in the article, James Madison, Former Student Settle Lawsuit | Dnronline | dnronline.com, Simopoulos Law is pleased to announce that it has reached a settlement in an education lawsuit it filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia.  See Doe v. James Madison University, No.  5:20-cv-00075-TTC (W.D. Va. 2020).  Simopoulos Law’s client, who suffered from a schizophrenia-related disability, was dismissed as a student from James Madison University’s graduate school program.  Simopoulos Law challenged the bases for that dismissal, alleging several violations of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act.  Ultimately, the settlement’s terms, both monetary and nonmonetary, were fair and meaningful and will allow Simopoulos Law’s client the means to continue along his educational and career path. Simopoulos Law focuses its practice on education law.  So, if you are a student and think you need legal assistance with your educational institution, do not delay.  Your rights may be at stake.  Contact us via email at [email protected] or by telephone (804) 220-5755 to talk – we are the education lawyer for you, and your rights as a student is always our mission.

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