What if I do not have an eCommerce site?

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All websites are required to be ADA compliant. The Department of Justice (DOJ) is tasked with oversight and enforcement of website accessibility. The DOJ has set precedence establishing that all websites must be ADA compliant.

Since the passage of the federal Americans with Disabilities Act, disability access violations count among the practices that run afoul of the Unruh act. Combined with the California Disabled Persons Acts, disability access plaintiffs are allowed to tack on state claims for money damages onto requests for injunctive relief in ADA lawsuits. The act allows plaintiffs to claim treble damages with a minimum of $4000 per access violation (each and every) plus attorney fees.