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“House Passes Bill to Amend Title III of the ADA in Attempt to Curb Drive-By Lawsuits”

This article reports on the U.S. House of Representatives’ recent passage of the ADA Education and Reform Act, which would require potential plaintiffs to give businesses notice about architectural barriers before filing lawsuits.

“Why Congress is Close to Gutting a Key Provision of the ADA”

This writer of this opinion piece says “attacking the ADA” through the ADA Education and Reform Act isn’t the way to deal with “a small group of shady lawyers” who take advantage of the law for “sheer profit.”

“It’s Time to Restore the Integrity of the ADA”

This opinion piece from Representative Ted Poe (R-Texas), who introduced the ADA Education and Reform Act, says the bill would be “good for all stakeholders” by enabling businesses to “re-direct resources from costly litigation to actual remediation of ADA violations.”