ADA Round-Up: Legislative Captions, Reasonable Accommodations, and Litigation Data

by: David Titmus

Welcome to the latest edition of “ADA in the News,” featuring recent news, updates, events, and rulings regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act. Florida ADA Suit Can Move Forward A federal appeals court earlier this month cleared the way for a lawsuit alleging that the Florida House and Senate violated … Read More

ADA Round-Up: Harvard Settles Captioning Suit; Gift Card Accessibility in the Courts

by: David Titmus

Welcome to the latest edition of “ADA in the News,” featuring recent news, updates, events, and rulings regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act. University Settles Captioning Suit Harvard University has agreed to a settlement in a suit filed by the National Association of the Deaf (NAD) that alleged that many … Read More

ADA Round-Up: Major Retailers Facing Disability Discrimination Cases

by: David Titmus

Welcome to this month’s edition of “ADA in the News,” featuring recent news, updates, events, and rulings regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act. Jury Awards $5.2 Million in Walmart Disability Discrimination Case A jury awarded $5.2 million in damages after finding that Walmart violated federal law when it refused to … Read More

ADA Round-Up: Courts Tackle Lack of Access Suits, Sanction Serial ADA Filer

by: David Titmus

Welcome to this month’s edition of “ADA in the News,” featuring recent news, updates, events, and rulings regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act. Festival Sued Over Lack of Interpreters Two California men are suing the Burning Man Project, which produces the annual Burning Man community and arts festival in Nevada, … Read More

ADA Round-Up: Harvard, MIT Captioning Suits, Employee Accessibility Claims

by: David Titmus

Welcome to newest edition of our new monthly feature at VITAC.com that highlights recent news, updates, events, and rulings regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act. Harvard University, MIT Closed Captioning Suit Lawsuits against Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) alleging that the schools failed to caption its … Read More