Free Webinar Helps Companies Avoid Costly Accessibility Lawsuits Washington, DC (November 26, 2013) – Deque Systems has partnered with John D. Kemp of the Viscardi Center to offer a free webinar about how companies can protect themselves from digital accessibility litigation. This special webinar will cover legislation passed related to digital accessibility, including new Section 503 regulations, and will help organizations learn how to take measures to avoid legal risks. The webinar will be hosted by Deque Systems CEO Preety Kumar and noted disability rights legal expert John D. Kemp of the Viscardi Center. “This webinar is a unique opportunity
The Amaze Digital Accessibility Grant is a grant for $10,000 awarded to the applicant whose proposal best exemplifies an innovative technology or project that will contribute to making the web accessible. Amaze Grant Award Winner Selected by Deque It has been a long time coming, but we have finally selected an Amaze Grant winner! The decision process was long and difficult. We received some excellent applications and learned about some really remarkable accessibility projects. In addition to receiving the $10,000 grant, the winning applicant will receive a stipend of up to $5,000 to attend the 2014 California State University Northridge’s
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Mark your calendars – #a11ychat will be back this month on October 21st from 4-5pm EDT. Our October topic is jQuery. Join the team for discussion and questions about using jQuery to develop dynamic and accessible web content. Learn more about Deque’s Partnership With jQuery Deque is the official accessibility partner of jQuery. Read more here. If you’re new to #a11ychat or tweetchats in general, visit our #a11ychat How-to Guide.
Deque CEO Preety Kumar recently gave the keynote speech at the US Business Leadership Network Annual Conference & Expo in Los Angeles, California. The following press release is from USBLN. 2013 USBLN 16th Annual Conference & Expo a Resounding Success in Los Angeles, California For Immediate Release October 4, 2013 Contact: Anita Howard Phone: 800-706-2710 email@example.com WASHINGTON, DC (October 4, 2013) – The 16th Annual US Business Leadership Network (USBLN®) Annual Conference & Expo held in Los Angeles, California on September 30-October 3 was a resounding success. The event attracted over 500 corporate, government, disability-owned businesses and BLN affiliates attending the
Get ready – #a11ychat will be back this month on a new date: September 23rd from 4-5pm EDT. Our September topic will be CVAA and multimedia. We’ll talk about the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Act, accessibility and multimedia technologies, and whatever else comes up. Join the team for what is sure to be a lively discussion about multimedia accessibility. If you’re new to the CVAA… You might want to check out our upcoming CVAA webinar or download our 21st Century CVAA white paper. If you’re new to #a11ychat or tweetchats in general, visit our #a11ychat How-to Guide.