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This language is included in the more recent settlement agreements because a person reviewing individual requirements in

List of Department of Justice settlement agreements related to mobile applications.

The regulations for implementing Titles II and III of the ADA include “defenses”—circumstances in which the covered entity is not required to provide specified services.

Today, the ability to use ICT technologies is a core element of most jobs, but many applications and websites aren't accessible to everyone. What if employees could use the access features they need anywhere, anytime, on any device? In our September PEAT Talk, Raising the Floor’s Gregg Vanderheiden revealed that this reality may be closer than you think. 

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All the DOJ settlement agreements require conformance with specified technical accessibility standards and many require conformance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 AA at a minimum. The settlements also mention other acceptable guidelines to achieve website accessibility.