A collection of SSB BART Group’s whitepapers available for download.
From new regulations to a record number of lawsuits, 2016 was one of the most mercurial years in the realm of digital accessibility. In this whitepaper, we talk about the major legal developments, including many of the lawsuits and settlements that shaped the legal landscape. We also give some practical advice to companies who want to be compliant with the law.
If you’re looking for information about the Section 508 Refresh, you’ve come to the right place! This whitepaper explains the expected timeline for the new legislation, what changes are expected and what things are remaining largely unchanged, as well as what you can do NOW to be ready when the Refresh is official.
If you’ve received a demand letter or are undergoing litigation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), it can be overwhelming. This whitepaper will help you navigate the first steps you should take when you receive a demand letter, how the ADA is applied to websites and mobile applications, and which clauses to clarify or avoid.
The Supplemental Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Title II of the ADA released in Summer 2016 specifies accessibility standards for State and Local Government websites and mobile applications. This whitepaper explains why the updates are necessary, what standards will be used to determine compliance, and the likely timing of this legislation.
Section 1557 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act prohibits discrimination on the basis of a variety of classifications including on the basis of disability. This whitepaper explains the ins and outs of Section 1557, which health programs and activities are covered, and the technical requirements for for conformance.