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Re: Bank of American's most recent accessibility commitment

From: Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net>
Date: Sun, 21 Apr 2013 18:34:21 -0400 (EDT)
To: Lainey Feingold <LF@LFLegal.com>
cc: w3c WAI List <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.BSF.4.64.1304211829250.57824@server1.shellworld.net>
I hate to ask this?
But as a bank of America customer who has not only never found anyone who 
knew  anything about accessibility, or who could order a statement, and as 
a customer who  has on their legal letterhead that Bank of a does not think 
it has to be compliant, I am wondering something?
Can any of the executives in your press release give me some assistance?
the link on your site that is supposed to be accessible takes you to a bank 
of America page that requires a state selection.  This would be fine if the 
submit button did not require a mouse click even if using a java script 
friendly browser.

On Wed, 20 Mar 2013, Lainey Feingold wrote:

> Bank of America issued a press release yesterday announcing its commitment to accessibility for its on-line and mobile (iOS) security features.  B of A has long been a leader in digital accessibility for customers with visual impairments, and continues to use WCAG 2.0 Level AA as its web and mobile app standard.
> Press release on my website at: http://lflegal.com/2013/03/bofa-press-mobile/
> Agreement with the Bank leading to today's announcement, reached as a result of Structured Negotiations, on my site at:  http://lflegal.com/2013/03/bofa-security-settlement
> Bank of America Category on LFLegal, with summaries and links to all earlier settlements and press releases (including 2000 agreement which was the first by a financial institution regarding web accessibility): http://lflegal.com/category/bank-of-america/
> As always, feedback welcomed
> Lainey
> Lainey Feingold
> Law Office of Lainey Feingold
> http://lflegal.com/
> 510.548.5062
> LF@LFLegal.com
> Twitter: http://twitter.com/LFLegal
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