Conferences and Speeches

NIRI 2022 Annual Conference

Sunday, June 5, 2022 - Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Partner Douglas T. Schwarz will be speaking on website accessibility in compliance with the new standards set by the US Department of Justice under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) at the National Investor Relations Institute’s 2022 Annual Conference.

In this panel, “New Web Accessibility Guidance: How to Maintain Compliance and Manage Litigation Threats,” you will hear from legal counsel and investor relations practitioners on their experience with web accessibility lawsuits and learn ways to reduce your financial and reputational risk. The panel will meet on Monday, June 6, 2022 from 1:00–1:50 pm ET.

Topics will include:

  • Latest trends and tactics in web accessibility lawsuits
  • How to decipher a legitimate litigation threat
  • Which digital assets are the top targets for lawsuit threats
  • What to do when you receive a demand letter
  • How to evaluate the web accessibility of your website and digital assets
  • Ways you can make your digital assets ADA compliant