(2016) The Law of ADA: Service Dogs, Emotional Support Dogs, and Therapy Dogs

Credits: 1.5 General CLE Credits.

Course Description: Nevada attorney Julie Arnold discusses information relevant to the Americans with Disabilities Act and the use of dogs for service, support and therapy.


  • The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. § 12101 et seq.)
  • Brief History and Legal Issues Relating to Service and Therapy Animals
  • Distinguishing Therapy Dogs, Emotional Support Dogs, and Service Dogs – ASK
  • Legal Consequences From Interaction with Service and Therapy Dogs Including Those in Training
  • Brief Discussion on Selecting and Training Service and Therapy Animals
  • Emotional Support Dogs and Protections Under Fair Housing Amendments Act
  • and the Air Carrier Access Act (14 CFR 382.117)

Producer: Clark County Bar Association CLE Committee

Recorded: February 3, 2016

Price: $52

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