- Website Accessibility Lawsuits on the Rise
- June 2, 2017 | Authors: Alexander P. Fuchs; Lewis S. Wiener
- Law Firms: Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP - New York Office; Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP - Washington Office
A growing number of class action lawsuits have been filed against private companies under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) alleging failure to maintain websites offering goods and services to US consumers that are accessible to the blind and visually impaired. In their article for the Summer 2017 edition of Partnering Perspectives, Eversheds Sutherland (US) attorneys Lewis Wiener and Alexander Fuchs discuss the ADA’s requirements for website accessibility and practice tips.