The rise of ADA Website lawsuits to a rate of one-an-hour has become a hot topic for the thousands of consumer-facing companies with a digital presence on the Web, their digital agencies, disability advocates and Accessibility Experts. Only a few weeks into 2020 and these same industry watchers are seeing a new trend, a rise in ADA lawsuits around Apps. Join this Webinar to learn why ADA applies to Websites and Apps to and what you can do to stay ahead and build better customer relationships.
Jason C. Taylor is the Chief Innovation Strategist and Advisor to the UsableNet CEO with nearly 20 years of experience in usability and accessibility. He is a global technology thought leader for multichannel customer engagement, actively advising leading companies on how to extend their brands across multiple channels for all users. He has been an active member of the accessibility and usability communities since 2001 which started with leading partnerships between UsableNet, Macromedia (now Adobe) and The Nielsen Norman Group.
Martin is a business litigator in the New York office of Blank Rome LLP. As part of his practice, Martin counsels and defends businesses on issues concerning Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and analogous state statutes, including California’s Unruh Civil Rights Act and New York State/New York City Civil and Human Rights Acts. Martin has successfully defended companies in courts throughout the country in website and mobile app accessibility litigation alleging violations of the ADA and state disability laws. Martin frequently publishes and lectures in this area.