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In Helping Those With Disabilities, ADA Improves Access For All

In Helping Those With Disabilities, ADA Improves Access For All

When the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law 25 years ago, “everybody was thinking about the iconic person in a wheelchair,” says civil rights lawyer Sid Wolinsky. Or that the ADA — which bans discrimination based on disability — was for someone who is deaf, or blind. President George ... Read More

Miami University Overhaul Technologies to Settle Department of Justice Lawsuit Alleging ADA Violations

The Justice Department announced that it filed a joint motion today for entry of a consent decree to resolve allegations that Miami University violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Under the proposed consent decree, Miami will make significant improvements to ensure that technologies across all of its campuses are accessible to ... Read More

Update: Carnival Cruise Ships ADA Settlement

This is an update of the Carnival Cruise Ships case we brought to you weeks ago concerning the accessibility of these cruise ships to be made accessible for those with disabilities. There has finally been a settlement and Carnival did not win. The ruling followed that Carnival must make 62 of their flagship cruise liners ... Read More