Law

Tax subsidization of personal assistance services

Steven Mendelsohn, J.D., William N. Myhill, M.Ed., J.D., Michael Morris, J.D. Burton Blatt Institute, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA Disability and Health Journal, April 2012 Volume 5, Issue 2, Pages 75–86 Published Online: January 30, 2012 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dhjo.2011.12.003   Abstract Background Personal assistance services (PAS) is the term used to describe the range of assistance, services, […]

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AAPL guideline for forensic evaluation of psychiatric disabilities: a disability law perspective.

Contemporary disability law takes into account the insight that physical and mental conditions need not be disabling but for the environmental and attitudinal barriers that keep people with disabilities from social participation on a plane of equality with others. The need to use a wheelchair does not disable except for curbs and stairs, and many […]

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