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Global Awareness Day

Global Awareness Day Videos Celebrate the 2021 Global Accessibility Awareness Day with 9 sessions. Take a look below! Content is The Currency of Human Connection …

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Domino’s Takes ADA Lawsuit Over Website Accessibility to the Supreme Court

On Monday, shocking news came to hear for the peoples dealing with disabilities. Also for the business with a Website or doing business online or …

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The Four Principles of Web Accessibility

Every business owner is panic regarding website accessibility. The reason behind this is the increasing number of lawsuits by plaintiffs for the businesses. The common …

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Does Your Website Need To Be ADA Compliant?
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Does Your Website Need To Be ADA Compliant?

Every business owner builds his website with the best design, a responsive to desktop, mobile, and tablet. He wants his website to be unique in …

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Increasing Federal Website Accessibility Lawsuits Facts

There is a rapid increase in the number of lawsuits and threatening demand letters sent to organizations for having websites that are inaccessible to people …

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Top Reasons For Your Website To Be ADA Compliant
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Top Reasons For Your Website To Be ADA Compliant

There are many design fashions to be aware of when building your brand’s website. A common question asked by most people is about its appearance …

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All You Should Know About ADA Compliance

Many of us have heard about ADA Act but only a few have knowledge about it. Is it a threat to business for not following  …

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Number Of Federal Website Accessibility Lawsuits Nearly Triple, Exceeding 2250 In 2018

As we had predicted, the number of website accessibility lawsuits (i.e. lawsuits alleging that plaintiffs with a disability could not use websites because they were not …

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Website Access and Other ADA Title III Lawsuits Hit Record Numbers

Seyfarth Synopsis: If ADA Title III federal lawsuit numbers continue to be filed at the current pace, 2018’s total will exceed 2017 by 30%, fueled largely …

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Court Cases

Court Permits Website Accessibility Lawsuit Against Hooters To Proceed

A federal appeals court just breathed new life into a disability access lawsuit filed against restaurant chain Hooters, permitting a blind plaintiff who claims he …

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Supreme Court allows blind people to sue retailers if their websites are not accessible

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court cleared the way Monday for blind people to sue Domino’s Pizza and other retailers if their websites are not accessible. In a …

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Ninth Circuit Reverses Robles v. Dominos Pizza LLC, Holds ADA Title III Suits Don’t Violate Due Process Rights

A recent website accessibility decision out of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reaffirmed the application of the Americans with Disabilities Act to websites while dismissing …

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A blind man couldn’t order pizza from Domino’s. The company wants the Supreme Court to say websites don’t have to be accessible

Guillermo Robles, who is blind, has tried to order a custom pizza from Domino’s at least twice in recent years, using the company’s website and mobile app. …

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Domino’s asks the Supreme Court to shut down a lawsuit requiring its website be accessible to blind people

Domino’s, the leading US pizza chain that pinned its remarkable turnaround nearly a decade ago on an investment in technology, is currently waging a legal …

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Domino’s Pizza was just dealt a Supreme Court blow that could reshape the ADA in the digital era

The Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal from Domino’s Pizza Monday after a federal appellate court ruled that a blind customer can sue the chain under the Americans …

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The Supreme Court Denies Domino’s Petition in a Win for Disability Rights

On Monday, the Supreme Court handed down an order announcing it would not take up a petition from the Domino’s pizza chain to appeal a lower-court decision …

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Domino’s Supreme Court Decision Spotlights Online Web Accessibility

When it comes to QSR and mobile innovation, pizza seller Domino’s has earned itself a leading position. Now, thanks to a court case brought against …

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Supreme Court hands victory to blind man who sued Domino’s over site accessibility

The Supreme Court denied a petition from pizza giant Domino’s on Monday to hear whether its website is required to be accessible to the disabled, …

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Supreme Court allows blind man’s website lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza to proceed

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal from Domino’s Pizza, clearing the way for a lawsuit filed by a blind man alleging the chain’s website and …

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Supreme Court Won’t Hear Domino’s Pizza Website Access Dispute

Domino’s Pizza Inc. won’t be able to evade a lawsuit claiming it doesn’t ensure blind people can order food through its website and mobile app. …

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Digital Accessibility for Law Firms: Why Lawyers Need to Prioritize Accessibility

Your firm’s reputation and business could get a boost because you are capable of meeting and serving people who have a disability. As more potential …

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Web Content Accessibility: What it Is & Why Your Law Firm Should Care (Part 1 of 2)

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 12 percent of Americans live with a disability. If you’re part of the other 88 percent, you may take …

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Accommodating Disabilities with ADA Compliance

An Increase in Web Accessibility Lawsuits In 2017, there were 814 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) web accessibility-related lawsuits filed. Fast forward to 2018 and …

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Law Firm Website Accessibility and ADA Compliance

We’ve recently noticed a growing concern from lawyers that their law firm could be subject to Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) enforcement or lawsuits because …

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California Passes Website Accessibility Requirements Applicable to State Agencies

Seyfarth Synopsis: California will soon have a new law requiring WCAG 2.0 AA compliance for state agencies’ websites by 2019. On October 14, 2017 California …

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Practical Strategies for Defending ADA Website Accessibility Claims

Defense of ADA website claims calls for a very practical approach, undergirded by an in-depth knowledge of defenses that are likely to prevail and those …

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California Companies Likely to See More ADA Website Accessibility Suits in 2019

A new analysis report predicts a surge in federal ADA website accessibility lawsuits could hit California companies in 2019. The Ninth Circuit ruled Domino’s website …

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