Lawsuits on the Rise
By Lewis Wiener and Alex Fuchs
Lawsuits alleging violations of the ADA for
websites inaccessible to the blind are on
the rise—with approximately 250 filed in
the last year.
The ADA prohibits discrimination against
the disabled in “places of public
accommodation” including some websites.
ADA lawsuits can be costly to businesses
and guidance on ADA compliance is still