Kaplan Dodges ADA Suit Over Med Test Prep Classes

Law360, New York (February 18, 2014, 7:18 PM EST) -- A New Jersey federal judge Friday dismissed a suit alleging test preparation company Kaplan Inc. violated federal law by refusing to refund a customer after he missed courses due to a medical disability, finding that he was not discriminated against on the basis of a disability. 

U.S. District Judge Faith S. Hochberg shut down plaintiff Abdul Malik’s lawsuit seeking $15,000 and free classes from Kaplan under Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act after his and his wife’s health problems prevented him from completing medical...
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Case Title

MALIK v. KAPLAN INC.


Case Number

2:13-cv-05948

Court

New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Americans with Disabilities - Other

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Faith S. Hochberg

Date Filed

October 4, 2013

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