When companies think about their obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act, most think about low-tech solutions like wheelchair ramps, elevators and handicapped parking spaces. New developments involving higher-tech devices, however, may soon require companies to rethink their online and in-store experiences for customers. For example, a slew of recent class actions allege that card

Last year, we posted that Department of Justice will soon address the applicability of the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) to private retailers offering goods and services to the public online. This month, we’ve learned about an ADA case that could impact retailers in their stores.

A consumer recently filed a lawsuit against Express Inc.

The Department of Justice will soon address the applicability of the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) to private retailers offering goods and services to the public online. 

The ADA generally prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability and ensures equal opportunity for persons with disabilities.  This applies to private sales or rental establishments under Title