Website Accessibility: Case Studies, State of the Issue and Action Items from Legal and IT

Private lawsuits and government enforcement actions regarding allegedly “inaccessible” websites and mobile apps exploded in 2016. On October 6, Fredrikson & Byron attorney Steven E. Helland and website accessibility auditors from Accessible360 presented details that clients need to understand on the issue. Steve Helland of Fredrikson covered key legal considerations and best practices aimed at mitigating risk. Aaron Cannon and Michele Landis of Accessible360 offered attendees a demonstration of screen reader technology and the blind user experience, highlighting important elements of an Accessibility Audit and how it can help companies.  

For more information on this program, please contact Steve Helland at shelland@fredlaw.com.