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The Olmstead Decision & DOJ’s Enforcement Work
April 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join Services for Independent Living along with guest speaker Deena Fox, an attorney in the Special Litigation Section of the US Department of Justice, for a free informational webinar! Deena will be discussing The Olmsted Decision & DOJ’s Enforcement Work. Participants will learn about the supreme court’s decision in Olmstead vs. L.C and discuss the impact of the Olmstead Decision.
1 CEU Credit to attendees who are Licensed Social Workers (LSW), Licensed Independent Social Workers (LISW), Social Work Assistants (SWA).
Deena Fox is an attorney in the Special Litigation Section of the US Department of Justice (DOJ) working to protect disability rights, juvenile justice, and the religious rights of institutionalized people. Fox is a 2008 graduate of NYU School of Law and completed a two-year fellowship at the Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law before joining the Civil Rights Division. At the DOJ, Fox has worked on statewide Olmstead matters in Delaware, New Hampshire, and Mississippi.