Presented by Bassam Altwal​

​APRIL 2, 2014     9:00 AM
​30 Muir Rd, Martinez 94553
​Zoning Administrator's Meeting Room

APRIL 23, 2014      9:00 AM
500 Ellinwood Dr. 3rd floor
Pleasant Hill, Ca 94523
Conference rooms A & B

MAY 7, 2014      9:00 AM​
​35 Oak St., Brentwood, Ca 94513 
2nd floor Conference Room
Parking 150 City Park Way

JUNE 10, 2014       9:00 AM
65 Civic Ave, Pittsburg Ca 94565
City of Pittsburg, Council Chambers

ADA Compliance Presentation

By

Bassam Altwal

May 2nd, 2013
at

Hornberger + Worstell
170 Maiden Lane San Francisco, CA 94108
​(Not open to the public)

BASSAM ALTWAL, Associate AIA, CASp

will be presenting a seminar on

ADA and CASp

At
TRANSWESTERN REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE
​500 Ygnacio Valley Rd, #100 Walnut Creek, Ca
​September 12, 2013 - 11 am

For Transwestern RE Brokerage information

Bassam Altwal is constantly giving FREE educational seminars. Please visit frequently for the next scheduled seminar near you.

If you are a member of a Business Networking group or a Chamber of Commerce or any type of organization
and think you could benefit from a seminar please feel free to contact us
​and we would be happy to arrange an event with you.

ADA Compliance for Small Businesses: 
The Ins and Outs of all ADA Requirements and
​How to Prevent a "Drive-By" lawsuit

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 1:30 PM

Click here for more information

ADA Compliance Presentation

By

Bassam Altwal

Wed., May 8, 2013  ​8:30 AM
at

Cassidy Turley, 
Commercial Real Estate Services
​​
Walnut Creek, California​
(Not open to the public)

CASp Certified ADA Compliance - Surveying & Design Services

FREE ADA SEMINAR

By

The Richmond District Merchants

March 2nd, 2013, 2-3 pm

Richmond District Library
351 9th Ave, San Francisco, Ca.

Americans with Disability Act (ADA)

Bassam Altwal, Associate AIA, CASp

will be presenting at

SAN PABLO INITIATIVE

37th

Annual

Understanding your ADA Requirements

June 4, 2013: 8:30 am - 12:30 pm 
MCLE Credits - 3 H

​Understanding ADA Requirements for Businesses
A seminar for business owners and attorneys

Panelists 
Martin H. Orlick
Attorney Expert in ADA Compliance
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP

Bassam Altwal
CASp Inspector, Principal, Cal Accessibility

Regina Dick-Endrizzi
Executive Director, Office of Small Business
City and County of San Francisco

Moderator
Carole Conn
Director of Public Service Programs, Lawyer Referral and Information Service
The Bar Association of San Francisco

Topics
- CASp Inspections 
- What makes business owners liable under the ADA
- How to find cost-effective solutions to achieve accessibility 
- The new state and local laws regarding ADA litigation

For more information and registration

Previous Seminars:

Bassam Altwal will be presenting to the members of
El Sobrante Chamber
Wed. March 6, 2016
7:30 am Breakfast Buffet At
Richmond Elks Lodge
3931 San Pablo Dam Rd El Sobrante - Ca.

For complete article

San Mateo Deputy District Attorney Chuck Finney talks with experts on various legal topics,
​with listener participation:

(415) 841-4134

​9/12/2012      ​7:00 PM

​To tune in

Bassam Altwal will be presenting at the

California Lodging Expo and Conference

September 25, 2012
​11:00 AM

Hacienda Hotel at LAX
​El Segundo, California

For full Exhibit and Sponsorship Brochure


CCIM

Northern California Chapter
Invites
​Bassam Altwal, CASp.

As a Guest Speaker At the Monthly Meeting
On October 8, 2013​

​CCIM Norther California Chapter

ADA Law in California

This seminar will seek to educate attorneys on the fundamentals of ADA law in the State of California.  For example, listeners will learn, among other things, the history behind the ADA; they will learn what types of properties are obligated to comply with the ADA and what they must do to be in compliance; they will learn what types of claims and defenses are available in ADA litigation; and they will learn settlement strategies to use in ADA litigation. 

Moderator:  Steven W. Blake, Galuppo & Blake
Speakers:
Angela Jemmott, Executive Director of California Commission on Disability Access 
Bassam Altwal, Masters in Architecture, CASp
Daniel Watts, Galuppo & Blake

BASSAM ALTWAL, Associate AIA, CASp

will be presenting

Please RSVP for this FREE workshop by

Bassam Altwal will be Speaking at


Seminars

Contra Costa County
​BAR ASSOCIATION

PROUDLY PRESENTS

20TH ANNUAL MCLE SPECTACULAR!
Friday, November 21, 2014​
​Walnut Creek Marriott 2355 N. Main St.

Bassam Altwal ass. AIA, CASp
​Jason G. Gong Esq. 
will be presenting a seminar

ADA COMPLIANCE FOR BUSINESSES AND RECENT TRENDS
​IN LITIGATION: ARE YOU IN COMPLIANCE?

For more information and registration please

FREE SEMINAR

Presented by HRI

ADA & Reasonable Accommodations

Speakers
Deisy Bach, President of HRI
Bassam Altwal,Certified Access Specialist​

Thu, Oct 11, 2012
​​10am to 11:30am

at

​The Marina Inn,
San Leandro, California

ADA Workshop for Non-profit Small Business Partners

9/18/2012

​9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

by invitation only

San Francisco City Hall

Room 201

Small Business Program: Understanding Your ADA Requirements

6/19/2012 - 8:30 AM TO 10:00 AM

San Francisco Chamber of Commerce

235 Montgomery St., 12th Flr.
​San Francisco, CA 94104
​Phone: (415) 392-4520

ADA Webinar for the State Bar of California

ADA Continuing Education 

February 14, 2018

Speakers will be

Bassam Altwal, CASp     Cal Accessibility

Steven W Blake, Esq.   Galuppo & Blake

Angela Jemmott   California Commission on Disability Access

Listeners will have the opportunity to e-mail their

questions which will be answered at the end of the webinar


Real Property

Law Section

Retreat

Presented by Northeast Community Federal Credit Union
&
San Francisco Community Business Resources
​in partnership with the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association


Saturday, January 12, 2013
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

​at the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association
843 Stockton St., San Francisco, Ca 94108

To view bi-lingual flyer

IS YOUR BUSINESS IN COMPLIANCE WITH 
THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA)?


FREE SEMINAR BY 
BASSAM ALTWAL

Sponsored by City and County of San Francisco​

Office of Economic and Workforce Development
​January 13th, 2014​
​8:30 AM to 10:00 AM

City and County Human Services Agency
​​​3125 Mission St. (Near Cesar Chaves)

The San Francisco Chamber of Commerce and 
The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Lawyer Referral and
​Information Service present:


hosted by Chuck Finney

ADA WORKSHOP SERIES

August 26, 2013    8 - 10 AM

​San Pablo Economic Development Corporation

13830 San Pablo Ave Ste D, San Pablo, Ca. 94806

Learn the new SB1186 Disabled Access Law

Learn the laws that can protect your business and property
Get Answers from experts, inspectors and city staff
Get Tools to help you take action and avoid lawsuits

Space is limited,  RSVP required or call (510) 215-3200

ADA Compliance for Small Businesses:

The Ins and Out of all ADA Requirements and 
How to Prevent a “Drive-By” Lawsuit

​Small Business Conference
SF State Downtown Campus

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - Session 4, 3:20-5:00pm​

This workshop will provide a practical overview of both the State and Federal regulations for disability access as it pertains to customers and employees. For Customers: Issues discussed will include who is a covered business, the basic principals of readily achievable, how the state building codes may differ from the Federal regulations, how to prevent a lawsuit and the protection provided by a CASp Inspection Report. For the employer: Issues discussed will include what type of disabilities qualify for protection, what constitutes reasonable accommodation and undue hardship and issues arising at the interview, hiring, employment and termination stages.​

Speakers:

Regina Dick-Endrizzi, Director Office of Small Business
Bassam Altwal, Principal CalAccessibility Partner
San Francisco Bar Association

Sponsor: Chevron

CALI EXPO & CONFERENCE

NOVEMBER 19, 2013

CROWN PLAZA CONCORD
CONCORD, CALIFORNIA​

Bassam Altwal will be presenting:

Understanding New ADA Requirements for Businesses
9:00 - 9:50 AM
​Educational Session 1


Bassam Altwal will be speaking at the

Bassam Altwal will be a guest on


Your Legal Rights Radio Show

KALW LOCAL PUBLIC RADIO 91.7 FM San Francisco


680 Commercial Idea Exchange​

“California Real Estate Fraud- AND Discussion 
regarding new CA access legislation”

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012
​8:30 – 10:00am

​Scott’s Seafood Restaurant
1333 North California Boulevard Walnut Creek, CA 94596

For full flyer

Free Seminar Presented by HRI

Becoming ADA Compliant with your Facility & Employee Issues

Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 9am to 11am

Speakers: 
Deisy Bach, President of HRIBassam Altwal, Certified Access Specialist

Bassam Altwal, Certified Access Specialist

1990 N. California Blvd, Suite 18, Walnut Creek, Ca

Is your business vulnerable?

"ADA Compliance Lawsuits"

A Seminar for Fairfax Businesses
Ask yourself:

1. Do you know whether or not you are vulnerable to an ADA lawsuit?
2. Do you know the best steps to take now if you are?

If you don't have the answers, come to the seminar.

​Thursday, July 24th, 6-8PM
Fairfax Women's Club - 46 Park Road
Free Event Sponsored by the Fairfax Chamber of Commerce

ADA Lawsuits in Fairfax in 2013 & 2014

​As you may already know, several small businesses in Fairfax, one on Broadway and the other on Sir Francis Drake Blvd.,
have been threatened with or the subject of ADA lawsuits. Settlements have, so far, averaged $25,000 to the plaintiff to
settle the suit, plus government fines, plus the cost of renovations to correct the issues.

Generally, ADA lawsuits are not covered by business insurance.

The Fairfax Chamber of Commerce has organized a free two hour meeting with two prominent
Bay Area experts in this field. There will be two presentations, each followed by a
​Question & Answer session with the audience

Sara B. Allman, Attorney Specializing in ADA Law

​www.saraballman.com

Sara is the President of Allman & Nielsen, P.S. She counsels and defends commercial landlords and tenants against ADA claims.
​She frequently lectures on the topic. Sara has appeared as defendant's counsel in over 50 ADA cases in federal court.

April 19 - 22, 2018 | San Francisco, California

Bassam Altwal will be holding a seminar on ADA Compliance

Sponsered by

Mission Merchant Association

At the

Mission Bowling Club

3176 17th St. San Francisco, California 94110

Tuesday July 17, 2012
12:00 Noon

​For more information please contact the Mission Merchant Association
Or call Bassam Altwal at (415) 310-3010

​For more information and full newsletter

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
7:00 PM    91.7 FM


Bassam Altwal was a guest on Your Legal Rights hosted by Chuck Finney 
San Mateo Deputy District Attorney Chuck Finney talks with experts on various legal topics

Upcoming Seminars for Bassam Altwal:

Quality Care Health Foundation
East Bay CAHF

ADA Compliance
by Bassam Altwal

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012
5:00 PM

​Scott’s Seafood Restaurant

1333 North California Boulevard Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Automotive Service Councils of California


Mt. Diablo - Chapter 20

ADA Compliance Presentation

​​Bassam Altwal 
presenting and answering questions

Thursday, July 19th, 2012
Social Gathering 6:30 pm. Meeting & Dinner 6:45 pm

​​Zio Fraedo's
611 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill, California 94523
Tel: (925) 933-9091