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Tag Archives: American with Disabilities Act

No Relief in Sight from Website Accessibility Lawsuits

Posted in Retail, Technology

In February 2017, we reported on a surge in website accessibility lawsuits brought under the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”). This litigation trend has accelerated over the past year and shows no signs of slowing down. Title III of the ADA prohibits discrimination against disabled persons in places of “public accommodation.” Generally, businesses that provide… Continue Reading

Does Your Website or Mobile App Discriminate?

Posted in Compliance, Retail, Technology

Are you confident that your business complies with federal anti-discrimination laws?  If you offer goods or services to the public through the Internet, the answer may not be as simple as you think.  Increasingly, lawsuits are targeting retailers and other service providers that have an online presence, claiming that if their websites and/or mobile apps… Continue Reading