February 2023 ADA Website Lawsuits Recap
- 273 ADA website lawsuits were filed in February 2023, a decrease of 14.15% compared to 318 lawsuits of January 2023
- New York saw the filing of 188 lawsuits followed by Florida with 43 lawsuits.
- 53 lawsuits were filed by Mars Khaimov Law, PLLC followed by 47 lawsuits by Stein Saks, PLLC.
- 69 web accessibility lawsuits were filed against Lifestyle, Fashion, Clothing & Apparel websites.
- 103 website ADA lawsuits were filed against websites using Shopify.
- 28.57% of ADA lawsuits were filed against websites that had an accessibility widget installed on them.
Total Federal and State Court ADA Website Lawsuit Numbers for February 2023:
Plaintiff Attorneys Filing the Most ADA Website Lawsuits
Mars Khaimov Law, PLLC
Stein Saks, PLLC
Gottlieb & Associates
Mizrahi Kroub LLP
Shaked Law Group, P.C
NYE Stirling, Hale & Miller, LLP
Law Office of Pelayo Duran, PA
Manning Law, APC
J. Courtney Cunningham, PLLC
Top 10 ADA Website plaintiffs for the month of February 2023
|Plaintiff Name||Firm Name||Number|
|Andrew Toro||Mars Khaimov Law, PLLC||18|
|Lamar Brown||Mars Khaimov Law, PLLC||14|
|Braulio Thorne||Gottlieb & Associates||13|
|Daniel Rodriguez||Stein Saks, PLLC||12|
|Jasmine Toro||Mars Khaimov Law, PLLC||12|
|Rafael Cordero||Mizrahi Kroub LLP||12|
|Sylinia Jackson||Gottlieb & Associates||12|
|Daniel Lugo||Lee D. Sarkin||11|
|Bryan Velazquez||Stein Saks, PLLC||9|
|Victor Ariza||Law Office of Pelayo Duran, PA||8|
Top 10 industries affected by website accessibility lawsuits
|Lifestyle, Fashion, Clothing & Apparel||69|
|Restaurant, Food, Drinks & Beverages||59|
|Furniture, Home Decor & Kitchen Accessories||40|
|Health, Fitness & Sports Accessories||28|
|Travel, Hotels & Hospitality||24|
|Toys, Games, Gifts & Flower Shops||14|
|Educational, Media, News, Printing & Stationary||11|
|Beauty, Skin & Body Care||7|
|Retail and Consumer Goods||7|
Top 5 Web Platforms
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