Digital Accessibility Lawsuits

August 2021 Recap Available

Key takeaways

In August, 149 website accessibility lawsuits were filed. California represented 54% of all lawsuits filed. Additionally, we detected that 19% of litigated websites are using accessibility overlays.

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Plaintiff Name: Arnold Vargas Filing date: September 2, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: Ziff...
Internet Software and Services Sep 2, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Stephen Giannaros Filing date: June 2, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: Epic...
Leisure Products Jun 2, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Meridith Jones Filing date: May 6, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: Grove...
Consumer Goods May 6, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Fredericka Nellon Filing date: March 24, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: Vital...
Food Products Mar 24, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Arnold Vargas Filing date: March 5, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: Viking...
Beauty Mar 5, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Arnold Vargas Filing date: March 5, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: Robert...
Consumer Goods Mar 5, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Arnold Vargas Filing date: March 5, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: New...
Consumer Goods Mar 5, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Erick Gathers Filing date: February 12, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: AFTCO...
Leisure Products Feb 12, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Erick Gathers Filing date: February 12, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: Wet...
Beauty Feb 12, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Fredericka Nellon Filing date: February 5, 2020 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name:...
Apparel Feb 5, 2020
Plaintiff Name: Fredericka Nellon Filing date: November 19, 2019 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name:...
Communications Equipment Nov 19, 2019
Plaintiff Name: Stephen Giannaros Filing date: November 11, 2019 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name:...
Consumer Goods Nov 11, 2019
Plaintiff Name: Erick Gathers Filing date: October 29, 2019 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: Stanley...
Consumer Goods Oct 29, 2019
Plaintiff Name: Grace Van Dyck Filing date: August 14, 2019 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: The...
Hotel, Restaurant and Leisure Aug 14, 2019
Plaintiff Name: Mary West Filing date: July 9, 2019 State of filing: Massachusetts Defendant Name: Big Night...
Hotel, Restaurant and Leisure Jul 9, 2019