ADA Defense Lawyer Alert: New Regulations Now in Effect – By Jim Butler, Author of Www.HotelLawBlog.com

The U.S. Attorney General has signed into law important revisions to the Department of Justice’s Regulations implementing the Americans with Disabilities Act. The new 2010 Standards impose both technical requirements, (e.g. the specifications a property must meet to be fully accessible), and scoping requirements (e.g. the number of rooms or elements in a facility which must be fully accessible).