P.P. v. W. Chester Area Sch. Dist., No. 08-2874 - U.S. Third Circuit
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P.P. v. W. Chester Area Sch. Dist., No. 08-2874

In plaintiffs' case against the school district under the Individuals in Education Act (IDEA), section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, district court's grant of summary judgment in favor of the school district is affirmed, but its ruling with respect to the applicability of the Pennsylvania personal injury statute of limitations to the plaintiffs' claims under section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act is reversed. 

Read P.P. v. W. Chester Area Sch. Dist., No. 08-2874

Appellate Information

On Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

(D.C. Civil No. 06-cv-04338)  

District Judge: Honorable James T. Giles

Opinion Filed November 2, 2009

Judges

Before:  Rendell, Fuentes, and Roth, Circuit Judges

Opinion by Rendell, Circuit Judge 

Counsel

Counsel for Appellant:  Dennis C. McAndrews, Gabrielle C. Sereni, McAndrews Law Offices

Counsel for Appellee:  Jennifer Donaldson, Sweet, Stevens, Katz & Williams