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Beware the ADA settlement that buys a big bag of nothing.

We’ve written before about the perils of private ADA settlements. The yin and yang of ADA defense. Perilous settlements and temporary victories, and Starbucks and the ADA – more perilous settlements and temporary victories. explain how an ADA settlement can cost plenty and do nothing. The problem is simple. If ... Read More

Judge rules Arizona Attorney General’s Office can join ADA lawsuits as a defendant

A Maricopa County Superior Court judge has ruled that the Arizona Attorney General’s Office can join a batch of ADA lawsuits filed by a controversial “advocacy” group. The order was issued Friday by Judge David Talamante and is included at the bottom of this story. The Attorney General’s Office took ... Read More

AZ Court of Appeals rejects ‘judge shopping’ request from controversial group filing ADA lawsuits

PHOENIX – The Arizona Court of Appeals denied a “judge shopping” request filed by a so-called advocacy group that’s flooded the Phoenix area with disability-access lawsuits. Presiding Judge Kent E. Cattani issued the ruling Wednesday. FULL COVERAGE: “CASH FOR COMPLIANCE?” Advocates for Individuals with Disabilities (AID) filed a special action ... Read More

AZ Court of Appeals rejects ‘judge shopping’ request from controversial group filing ADA lawsuits

PHOENIX – The Arizona Court of Appeals denied a “judge shopping” request filed by a so-called advocacy group that’s flooded the Phoenix area with disability-access lawsuits. Presiding Judge Kent E. Cattani issued the ruling Wednesday. FULL COVERAGE: “CASH FOR COMPLIANCE?” Advocates for Individuals with Disabilities (AID) filed a special action ... Read More