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Public Policy and Accessible Workplace Technology

Policy Matters: ICT Laws and Regulations2020-08-04T12:47:50+00:00

Public Policy and Accessible Technology Resources

From the Section 508 refresh to the 21st Century Integrated Digital Experience Act (IDEA), the regulatory landscape influencing accessible information and communications technology (ICT) is ever evolving. To help employers, employees, and technology providers learn about and understand the latest federal regulatory developments, Policy Matters provides policy analysis and news regarding laws and regulations, court decisions, and government resources related to the accessibility of technology used in all aspects of employment.

FAQs About Accessibility and the Law

FAQs About Accessibility and the Law In today’s business world, eRecruiting tools are everywhere. As these tools become more and more commonplace, employers are asking important questions about the legal responsibilities they [...]

Moving the Ball Forward on Digital Accessibility: A Conversation with Attorney Lainey Feingold

Lainey Feingold is a nationally-recognized disability rights lawyer known for negotiating landmark accessibility agreements and pioneering the collaborative advocacy and dispute resolution method known as “Structured Negotiations.” PEAT recently spoke with Feingold [...]

ICT Accessibility and the Law

Federal laws and regulations, such as "Section 508" and the "21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act" (CVAA) provide helpful and detailed information about technical standards that employers can use [...]