W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-ig@w3.org > October to December 2003

Re: legal case Ryan air

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2003 09:18:02 -0500 (EST)
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@sidar.org>
Cc: Paul Davis <paul@ten-20.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0312020917110.5237-100000@smart.net>

On Tue, 2 Dec 2003, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:

> Actually I think there are some potentially interesting legal 
> ramifications - if passing the cost of accessibility to the customer is 
> found to be legal then it suggests a particular way to pay for what 
> appeared to be already legally necessary accessibility improvements, at 
> least in Australia and the UK.

in the USA it is expressly forbidden to pass the cost to the consumer.

Bob


"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary
safety deserve Neither liberty nor safety",    Benjamin Franklin
-   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -
   ASCII Ribbon Campaign                        accessBob                       
    NO HTML/PDF/RTF in e-mail                   accessys@smartnospam.net       
    NO MSWord docs in e-mail                    Access Systems, engineers       
    NO attachments in e-mail,  *LINUX powered*   access is a civil right 
*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#*#
THIS message and any attachments are CONFIDENTIAL and may be
privileged.  They are intended ONLY for the individual or entity named
Received on Tuesday, 2 December 2003 09:18:05 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Tuesday, 19 July 2011 18:14:13 GMT