|KT Partner Alan Levy Publishes Article on ADA Suits Against Websites|
On 3/29/22, Kiernan Trebach Partner Alan R. Levy published an Expert Analysis Opinion piece on Law360.com addressing the rise of lawsuits against businesses (large and small) for alleged violations of the ADA due to their alleged failure to keep their websites accessible to those with visual disabilities. The article focuses on a troubling recent trend of defendant businesses who settle such claims, but are then being sued multiple times by different plaintiffs with identical lawsuits. The practical effects of this trend cannot be understated. If a settlement agreement does not buy peace, why would any defendant agree to a settlement?