Posts tagged "Americans with Disabilities Act"

School district fails to establish that full-time work is an essential function of a teacher's position in summary judgment proceeding

Last month in Incutto v. Newton Public Schools, et al., the United States District Court - District of Massachusetts denied a Newton Public Schools' motion for summary judgment regarding a former kindergarten teacher's claim for disability discrimination, despite the school district's assertion that the teacher's ability to work full-time was an essential function of her job as a full-time teacher. 

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