Barbara Hoffman, JD | Authors

Cancer and Work: Protections Under the Americans with Disabilities Act

April 12, 2010

With about 12 million cancer survivors living in the US,[1] cancer affects millions of working Americans. Improvements in early detection and treatment have resulted in a significant number of newly diagnosed and long-term survivors of working age.

Cancer Survivors’ Employment and Insurance Rights: A Primer for Oncologists

June 01, 1999

Cancer survivors’ access to equal employment opportunities and adequate health insurance has changed significantly during the 1990s. New federal and state laws have expanded survivors’ rights to be treated fairly in