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Category Archives: Accessibility Rulings

The latest lawsuits and state & local laws focusing on video accessibility.

Final Rule: Title III of the ADA Requiring Movie Theaters to Provide Closed Captioning, Audio Description

Amidst the growing number of accessibility discrimination lawsuits being filed against US movie theater chains, the Department of Justice announced […]

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New Minnesota Law to Focus on Video Accessibility

Effective August 1, 2016, a new law authored by Minnesota politician Brian Daniels now requires all televisions in common areas […]

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NAD and Gogo Vision Agree on In-flight Closed Captioning Partnership

Gogo Business Aviation, in its continuing efforts to be the leading provider of in-flight entertainment, has made an admirable step […]

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Hawaii Movie Theaters Become First in the Nation to Require Open Captions

Not shortly after Portland became the first state to require enabled captions in all public establishments, Hawaii has just become […]

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Time to Turn on the Captions in Portland

It’s official. Starting today, the City of Portland, Oregon, will require all televisions visible in public establishments to activate the […]

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FCC Roundtable: Closed Captioning PEG Programming

On November 10, 2015, the FCC held a roundtable event concentrating on the accessibility of public, educational, and government (PEG) […]

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Department of Transportation Orders Closed Captioning in Airports

In September of 2011, the U.S. Department of Transportation issued a notice of proposed rule making in Docket OST 2011-0182 titled, […]

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Where’s the Closed Captioning?

Candidates in the Maryland gubernatorial campaigns created some distress amongst viewers when they recently aired their television campaign ads without […]

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