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Re: Law?

From: Alan Chuter <achuter@technosite.es>
Date: Mon, 13 Apr 2009 18:03:01 +0200
Message-ID: <49E36235.5040305@technosite.es>
To: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
The WAI Education and Outreach Working Group is currently working on a
draft document to cover this area, although it does not directly address 
the legal issues. It's called "Contacting Organizations with 
Inaccessible Websites" [1]. Be aware however that it is only an 
in-progress **internal Editor's Draft** and as such should not be quoted 
or referenced (outside of W3C). But it might be a useful source of 

best regards,


[1] http://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/Drafts/responding/

Alan Chuter
Departamento de Usabilidad y Accesibilidad
Technosite - Grupo Fundosa
FundaciĆ³n ONCE
Tfno.: 91 121 03 30
Fax: 91 375 70 51

Ryan Jean wrote:
> How does one know when to file a complaint or lawsuit against a website for
> not being web accessible? I mean I wouldn't think one would file a lawsuit
> against a website that was just made by an individual for fun, but against a
> big name company website yes. So, where is the line in this?
> Sincerely,
> Ryan Jean
> Assistant IT Specialist
> The Disability Network
> Flint, MI
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