Legal Considerations for Accessibility Webinar

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Legal Considerations for Web and Information Technology Accessibility

Date: Thursday December 5, 2013
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Webinar (logon information will be sent)
Speakers:
Robin Wheeler, Attorney,  Access to Justice
Janet Jendron, SC ATAC Web Accessibility Committee Chair

Description:
Understanding the myths and realities of US law is important when it comes to web accessibility.

This webinar will cover

  • People and devices affected by poorly designed web sites
  • Broad concepts on how to make your site both accessible and usable
  • State and Federal requirements for accessibility.
  • Suits/complaints brought against agencies and companies

We'll also cover the following laws:

  • Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act
  • Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
  • Americans with Disabilities Act - ADA
  • Individuals with Disabilities in Education Act - IDEA
  • Section 255 of the Telecommunications Act

To register for this workshop:

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