Category: Disability Rights

Franchise Tax Board

Alfredo Torrijos | April 20, 2016 | Class Actions , Disability Rights

Allegations have been brought against the Franchise Tax Board for failure to comply with ADA requirement. The FTB failed to provide communications to blind tax payers in a form they could access, such as braille or email. Instead, the FTB sent regular print mail, which consumers that are blind were unable to access.

Court grants preliminary approval of class action settlement with the City of Los Angeles

Alfredo Torrijos | November 2, 2016 | Class Actions , Disability Rights

The Superior Court of the State of California for the County of Los Angeles has preliminarily approved the proposed settlement of two class actions involving curb ramps and curb cuts that provide access to sidewalks and other pedestrian pathways located in the City of Los Angeles. The lawsuits that will be resolved by the proposed… Read more