ADA Website Accessibility Litigation Presents High Risk to Online

Recently, there has been a sharp increase in the number of cases filed in the United States asserting violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) related to company websites.

These cases are also being filed against foreign-based companies selling products or services online in the United States through their website. Entrepreneurs can do a lot to minimize the risk and costs of an ADA lawsuit by taking the right precautions and being well prepared.

Carl M.R. van der Zandt (partner HBA LLP, a boutique law firm in NYC) and several other attorneys of HBA have worked on ADA website compliance issues and litigation.

Follow the link below for more information and the full ADA memo:

Please follow this link to the interview in this publication with our client Gian Wild, Founder of AccessibilityOz a company founded with the purpose of helping others to create accessible and inclusive websites.