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Department of Transportation Reaches Agreements with Airlines over Accessible Airport Kiosks, Websites

Last week, the Department of Transportation (DOT) announced agreements with three airlines to expand accessibility for individuals with disabilities. Under the agreements, Alaska Airlines/Virgin America.

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DeVos Rescinds Department of Education Documents Related to Students with Disabilities

Over the weekend, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos rescinded 72 guidance documents related to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and the Rehabilitation Act, as.

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Accessibility Conformance Levels: Reducing Risk

As discussed in last week’s blog post, “Accessibility Conformance Levels: Standards,” Level Access recommends a 98% conformance goal with technical standards. While achieving that goal.

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The ADA, Section 504, and IDEA

If you are an educational institution, there are three major laws relating to digital accessibility that you need to know about: Title II of the.

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AODA Requirements for Accessibility Plans and Compliance Reports

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, also called AODA, sets an ambitious goal of creating an accessible Ontario by the year 2025. Like with.

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ADA Title II for Education

Educational institutions are covered under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). ADA Title II requires public entities to make accommodations.

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What To Do If You Get an OCR Complaint Letter

There’s no need to panic once you receive a letter from The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) within the Department of Education (DOE). The OCR follows.

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How to Avoid an OCR Complaint

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) within the Department of Education (DOE) is responsible for collecting and investigating discrimination complaints at educational institutions. OCR will.

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Section 508 Timeline Comes Into Focus

With the final rule of the Section 508 Refresh now published, we now have a fairly clear picture of the timetable for Section 508 compliance..

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FCC Accessible Communications Regulations – Legal Update Webinar Q & A

In Tuesday’s webinar, Maria Browne from Davis Wright Tremaine outlined the requirements of the 21st Century Communications & Video Accessibility Act (CVAA), the Communications Act, and their impact on.

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