Web Accessible Court Cases

Recent court cases in the industry related to ADA Compliance for Websites.

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Pokemon Website Facing ADA Lawsuit

By George Khoury, Esq. on May 09, 2019 12:00 PM  A recent lawsuit filed by a visually impaired man against the website Pokemon Center is a …

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When one thinks of ADA accessibility, sidewalk ramps, disabled parking spaces, and wheel chair access immediately comes to mind. What about websites?

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) sets standards for accessibility for people with disabilities to all commercial and public entities that have “places of public …

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A flood of lawsuits demand websites accommodate the disabled

Hundreds of companies are facing federal class actions filed in recent months alleging that their websites don’t comply with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) because people …

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Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals Upholds Dismissal of ADA Website Accessibility Case Against CU

Written by Brandy Bruyere, Vice President of Regulatory Compliance, NAFCU Just over a year ago, NAFCU began filing amicus briefs to support Virginia credit unions …

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Defendants Fighting Website Accessibility Cases Face An Uphill Battle In 2018

Seyfarth Synopsis:  Plaintiffs secure a second judgment in a federal website accessibility lawsuit while most of the others successfully fended off motions to dismiss.  2018 has …

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Web developers unaware of ADA accessibility standards, business owners face lawsuits

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Business owners are finding themselves in the middle of lawsuits because their websites are not ADA accessible. However, many website templates don’t …

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The Real Reason Local Governments are Facing More ADA Non-Compliance Fines

Your community would never think to build a new office building without installing a wheelchair accessible ramp. Nor would it disallow a visually-impaired child to …

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Over 150 Digital Accessibility Lawsuits Filed in June 2018

At least 154 digital accessibility lawsuits alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) were filed in federal court in June 2018. The retail, consumer products, …

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Lawsuits targeting business websites over ADA violations are on the rise

The boutique Avanti Hotel is known for its poolside, dog-friendly rooms. Yet its website uses the valuable opening page not to highlight the Palm Springs …

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