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Lawsuits Regarding ADA-Compliant Websites Spike in 2018
  • Williams Mullen
  • USA
  • December 12 2018

When discussing the accessibility requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act ("ADA"),1 most would think of handicapped ramps, accessible

Domino’s: Ninth Circuit Hears Web Accessibility Appeal Argument
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2018

In the increasing morass of varying state and federal district court opinions in website accessibility cases, we will soon have two additional federal

Latest DOJ Statement On Website Accessibility Provides No Definitive Site Map For Businesses
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • October 15 2018

At the end of September 2018, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) responded to a June letter sent by 103 members of the U.S. House of Representatives

DOJ Finally Chimes In On State of the Website Accessibility Legal Landscape - But Did Anything Really Change?
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • October 3 2018

As those of you who have followed my thoughts on the state of the website accessibility legal landscape over the years are well aware, businesses in

DOJ Says Failure to Comply With Web Accessibility Guidelines is Not Necessarily a Violation of the ADA
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2018

DOJ’s response to members of Congress about the explosion in website accessibility lawsuits contains some helpful guidance for

Website accessibility and Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Ford & Harrison LLP
  • USA
  • September 12 2018

An issue frequently raised in “drive-by” Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) lawsuits is the claim that a company’s website is not accessible to

W3C Finalizes Updates to Accessibility Guidance
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • August 9 2018

Advertisers, take notethe World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has updated its Web Content Accessibility Guidelines in a new publication, WCAG 2.1. While

New Website Accessibility Guidelines for Your Nonprofit: W3C Publishes WCAG 2.1
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2018

Any nonprofit organization with a publicly-facing websitein other words, virtually any nonprofitshould be aware that the World Wide Web Consortium

Eleventh Circuit Holds Prior Settlement Does Not Render New Website Accessibility Case Moot
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Bryan Cave)
  • USA
  • June 25 2018

The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals has held that a prior settlement agreement, pursuant to which a defendant has agreed to improve website

ADA Website Accessibility and the New WCAG 2.1 Standards
  • GrayRobinson PA
  • USA
  • June 12 2018

On June 5th, the World Wide Web Consortium, who issued the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (“WCAG”) 2.0, published an expanded version of the