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Attending CSUN 2015? Check Out Deque’s Great Events!

Deque has joined forces with the Accessible Karaoke Party to present what is sure to be the can’t-miss event of CSUN 2015! Things will kickoff at 5:00 pm in the Exhibit Hall. Join us for refreshments and be sure to get your ticket for a special iWatch Raffle that will be limited to those who join us in the Exhibit Hall! At 6:30 pm, make your way to […]

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Could Your Company’s Videos Get You Sued for ADA Noncompliance?

If your organization provides videos on your website or through a service like YouTube or Vimeo, you may be placing yourself in the crosshairs of a lawsuit. Recently Harvard and MIT were both sued by advocates for the deaf for violating anti-discrimination laws by failing to provide closed-captioning in their online classes, podcasts and other online media. The National Association of the Deaf accused the […]

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United States Access Board Proposes Rule Changes to Section 508

The United States Access Board has just announced that it has released a proposed rule for public comment. The rule would update accessibility requirements for information and communication technology (ICT) in the federal sector covered by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. “The Board’s proposal is responsive to widespread changes and innovations in the IT and communication industries,” states Sachin Dev Pavithran, Vice Chair of […]

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