ADA

"Frivolous" ADA lawsuits targeted through legislation

A few simple changes helped Millennium Smokeshop bring its building into compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act regulations. Alicia Rodriguez, regional manager for Millen ...

Our View: Access and education are needed

It’s a tale of two struggles. The Americans with Disabilities Act has been in existence since 1990. Its ultimate goal of creating access for all, especially those with disabilit ...

Closures, court cases, development, protests mark 2011 in Auburn

By Jenifer Gee Journal Editor As we welcome in 2012 and what the year has to bring, it’s also a time when we can reflect on what stories and events stood out in 2011. Auburn ...

ADA guidelines must be followed

The front-page article regarding ADA compliance (Journal, Nov. 11) should have been on the editorial page. It appears to be an opinion piece and not an unbiased news article based ...

Profiteers: Don’t game the ADA

Why is the law protecting those engaged in these ADA lawsuits (Journal, Nov. 11)? The courts know; they are filed for profit and harassment reasons. There is a pattern here of fili ...

ADA attorney belongs in flats

As a senior recovering from broken hip surgery and then replacement surgery, I must be extremely careful where I walk. The allegations against Machado Orchards by the ADA attorney ...

Lawyer hurts people with disabilities

I am in an electric wheelchair, and I feel what Scott Johnson has done with his lawsuits here in Auburn is very selfish. I’m feeling more conspicuous when going into public place ...

ADA lawsuits gouge public

In reference to the ADA lawsuits (Journal, Aug. 24): I am, along with other businesses, the victims of these lawsuits. At present there are three businesses in City of Davis being ...

Put money toward building

Regarding the ADA laws: Instead of paying to settle with attorney Scott Johnson or paying to fight him, why don’t the building owners simply pay to make the necessary changes to ...

Time to right ADA issues

I hear a lot from local businesses and neighbors about this man (attorney Scott Johnson) and his predatory practices but you know I never hear from the judiciary (Journal, July 10) ...