Michelle Davis

Auburn businesses struggle with ADA lawsuit costs

Steve Rowett will be paying Carmichael-based attorney Scott Johnson $200 a month for the next five years. Rowett, who owns Sierra Smog on the corner of Highway 49 and Elm Avenue, ...

Legislature changes only thing to help with ADA lawsuits, business owner says

Local business owners and a Sacramento-based grassroots organization are hoping to stop lawsuit abuse. The California Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse, or CALA, held a meeting on th ...

Compliance actually do-able

Mr. (Larry) Taylor and the other businesses noted in the Sunday (July 10) Journal do not have to close down — they simply need to make “reasonable modifications.” In the case ...

Local businesses discuss ADA lawsuits

After the Auburn City Council expressed concerns over lawsuits being brought against local businesses, some Placer County establishments are talking about their experiences. And r ...

Access issues under review

I have to respond to Sherry Little’s letter in the July 5 Journal. I am an architect and certified access specialist, and I just want Sherry to know that there are people out th ...