A Wave of ADA Public Accommodation Lawsuits Moves from Florida and California to the Rest of the United States

November 16, 2009

Gregory P. McGuire

There recently has been a surge of private plaintiff lawsuits filed under the public accommodation provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (“ADA”). Public accommodation lawsuits have been common for several years in states such as Florida and California, but in the past two years have been filed with increasing frequency in several states including North Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama...

A Wave of ADA Public Accommodation Lawsuits Moves from Florida and California to the Rest of the United States