• Unprecedented Federal Civil Rights Action Mandates That University Modify Its Meal Plan for Students with Food Allergies and Celiac Disease
  • March 21, 2013
  • Law Firm: Harter Secrest Emery LLP - Rochester Office
  • The federal government recently announced its settlement of an unprecedented civil rights action requiring a university to develop individualized meal plans for students with food allergies and celiac disease. At the same time, the government declared that all colleges and universities must consider the demands of students with food allergies and that this settlement should serve as a model for nondiscriminatory meal plan policies.