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October 2017 Newsletter in ASL

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Fairview Health Services Agrees to Settlement in Discrimination Lawsuit by Deaf Couple & State of Minnesota

Today, Julie and Matthew Svatos and the Department of Human Rights agreed to settle their lawsuit against Fairview Health Services for deaf discrimination against its patient Julie and her husband Matthew Svatos. The State of Minnesota, Department of… Read More
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How to Avoid Parenting Time Drama Over the Holidays

With Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day all occurring within a short time span, the holiday season usually adds a whole different layer of difficulties and headaches for divorced parents when it comes to parenting time schedules this time… Read More
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Gilbert Law November 2017 Newsletter

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Requesting Accommodations: Protecting Your Rights

Whether you need an accommodation at work or for a planned event, how you request an accommodation can have a huge impact when it comes to protecting your rights. There are several common “pitfalls” that individuals in need of accommodations freq… Read More
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North Dakota Courts, Police and Jail Agree to Policy Changes for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 22, 2017 North Dakota Courts, Police and Jail Agree to Policy Changes for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Jamestown, ND – The North Dakota Supreme Court, Stutsman County and Jamestown Police Department have agreed to make polic… Read More
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September Newsletter in ASL

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Welcome Mededith Olsoe, Our New Legal Assistant!

We are thrilled to welcome our new legal assistant, Meredith Olsoe. Meredith is a sign language interpreter who recently graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in American Sign Language Interpreting. Prior to accepting this position, Meredith served at… Read More
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Recent Discrimination Settlement Agreements Bring Positive Results

Spring and Summer 2017 have been very successful seasons for Gilbert Law. In the past four months alone, Gilbert Law has: Settled 3 deaf discrimination cases with medical facilities in Minnesota and Wisconsin; Settled 3 employment discrimination case… Read More
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Tips and Tricks: Top Ten Things Not to Do When You File For Divorce

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT FAMILY LAW CASES CAN BE VERY COMPLEX AND ARE UNIQUE TO YOUR SPECIFIC SITUATION. THE INFORMATION PROVIDED HERE IS NOT LEGAL ADVICE OR A LEGAL OPINION. Deciding to file for divorce is not an easy decision that is made lightly. On… Read More
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