Case: RadioShack POS and Web Agreement

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Filed Date: 2007

Closed Date: 2008

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Case Summary

In 2007, attorneys representing blind and visually impaired persons engaged in structured negotiations with RadioShack. On May 1, 2007, the parties entered into a settlement agreement.

Under the terms of the agreement, RadioShack agreed to add keys to its payment devices that a person could feel so that blind people could use payment cards and enter PINs. RadioShack also agreed to make changes to its website in order to make it easier for people with disabilities to use the site.

Summary Authors

Kristen Sagar (5/12/2009)

People


Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Dardarian, Linda M. (California)

Feingold, Lainey [Elaine] (California)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Morris, Frank Charles Jr. (District of Columbia)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Dardarian, Linda M. (California)

Feingold, Lainey [Elaine] (California)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Morris, Frank Charles Jr. (District of Columbia)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

Settlement Agreement

May 1, 2007

May 1, 2007

Settlement Agreement

RadioShack POS and Web Press Release

June 13, 2007

June 13, 2007

Press Release

Resources

Docket

Last updated May 11, 2022, 8 p.m.

Docket sheet not available via the Clearinghouse.

Case Details

State / Territory: California

Case Type(s):

Disability Rights

Key Dates

Filing Date: 2007

Closing Date: 2008

Case Ongoing: No

Plaintiffs

Plaintiff Description:

blind and visually impaired persons

Plaintiff Type(s):

Private Plaintiff

Attorney Organizations:

Law Office of Lainey Feingold

Public Interest Lawyer: Yes

Filed Pro Se: No

Class Action Sought: No

Class Action Outcome: Not sought

Defendants

RadioShack, Private Entity/Person

Case Details

Causes of Action:

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), 42 U.S.C. §§ 12111 et seq.

Special Case Type(s):

Out-of-court

Availably Documents:

Injunctive (or Injunctive-like) Relief

Outcome

Prevailing Party: Plaintiff

Nature of Relief:

Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement

Source of Relief:

Settlement

Form of Settlement:

Private Settlement Agreement

Order Duration: 2007 - 2008