The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled in a case of first impression that an Americans with Disabilities Act discrimination claim against a company in bankruptcy should be treated like a dischargeable bankruptcy claim.

In the Dec. 14 panel decision in Rederford v. U.S. Airways Inc., Chief Judge Sandra Lynch affirmed the District of Rhode Island’s dismissal of the plaintiff’s claims.

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