GLAD, et al. v. Time Warner – Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho

GLAD, et al. v. Time Warner

GBDH and co-counsel Disability Rights Advocates, representing The Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness (“GLAD”) and three deaf individuals, filed a class action complaint in Alameda County Superior Court on behalf of people with hearing loss.  The suit alleges that Time Warner Inc., the owner of CNN.com discriminates against people who are deaf or hard-of-hearing by failing to provide any captioning of its on-line videos on its website.  The suit is the first of its kind in the country.

The Internet has revolutionized the speed of reporting and the ability to access news information.  Within hours [...]

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