Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Reform Effort – SB 1186
Included in measure, among other items:
- A provision that prohibits prelitigation demands for money by attorneys;
- A new provisions to prevent the stacking of multiple claims to increase statutory damages;
- The measure reduces statutory damages and provides litigation protections for defendants who correct violations;
- And, the bill establishes priorities for the California Commission on Disabled Accessibility that promote and facilitate disability access compliance.