Finger Lakes Times: Wineries face ADA website woes

WRITE ON: Wineries face ADA website woes By MICHAEL J. FITZGERALD Apr 12, 2019 Spring in the Finger Lakes usually prompts lengthy conversations among winery owners about weather, prospects for the growing season and when tourists will start packing tasting rooms. But this spring many of those same owners added a potentially costly and worrisome […]

New York Post: Corey Johnson targets Scaffold Law in plan to fix MTA

Council Speaker Corey Johnson has targeted a sacred cow in his plan to reform the MTA: New York’s much-maligned Scaffold Law, which critics say boosts insurance costs for transit projects and on other construction in New York State by hundreds of millions of dollars. The Scaffold Law assigns 100 percent liability on owners and contractors […]

WHAM 13: ADA lawsuits targeting Finger Lakes wineries/others under scrutiny

WHAM) – New lawsuits filed in federal court last week target two Finger Lakes wineries, accusing them of having websites that are not accessible to people who are blind or visually-impaired. 13 WHAM News first reported last fall on the rash of lawsuits being filed under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Now the lawsuits, and […]