Cruz-Alvarez & Stamps Todd: Winn-Dixie Decision Rejects ADA Coverage of Websites, Calls on Congress for Clarification

As physical stores continue to expand their online presence, courts around the country have debated whether, or to what extent, the Americans with Disabilities Act applies to websites. The Eleventh Circuit issued the most recent opinion on the topic last week in Gil v. Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc., but unless and until Congress amends the ADA to detail its intent regarding websites and technology, the debate over these nuances will rage on.