A review of the Target ADA case: California federal court denies motion to dismiss lawsuit over website accessibility

In the case of National Federation of the Blind v. Target Corporation, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California has held that it will allow in part, and dismiss in part, a lawsuit brought against Target by an advocacy group claiming that Target’s website violates the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Plaintiffs, … [Read more…]

Chicago event: Internet/IP seminar with speech by Commissioner of Patents

There is an exciting intellectual property law event coming up Chicago on the afternoon of July 27, 2006, and the registration deadline (July 21) is quickly approaching. The Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (“IPLAC”) will be hosting an afternoon seminar with three panels addressing copyright, trademark and patent law. The program will end with … [Read more…]

Coming up on July 6 in Chicago: TECH cocktail

Frank Gruber over at Somewhat Frank is organizing the first TECH cocktail event which will take place on July 6 at State in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. Looks like it will be an interesting time: “mingling with other technology enthusiasts, VCs, bloggers and entrepreneurs.” I’ll be there.