[Global_industry_committee] DOJ: Nondiscrimination on the basis of disability

Colin Watson colin.watson at owasp.org
Thu Oct 7 11:55:46 EDT 2010


Ditto

I'm very familiar with W3C web accessibility guidelines.

Colin


On 7 October 2010 16:40, Lorna Alamri <lorna.alamri at owasp.org> wrote:
> Yiannis,
> Sure, I'm not familiar with many of the US federal reguations other than
> FISMA, but can read up on it this weekend and help out.
> Lorna
>
> On Thu, Oct 7, 2010 at 9:13 AM, Alexander Fry <alexander.fry at owasp.org>
> wrote:
>>
>> Hi Yiannis:
>> Yes, I will take point on the effort. I am familiar with Section 504 and
>> Section 508 of Federal Rehabilitation Act, but I don't have very much
>> personal experience apart from testing with applications like Worldspace. I
>> can certainly solicit input from other GIC members, coordinate meetings, and
>> provide some editorial effort to help bring the draft together.
>> Thanks,
>> Alex
>>
>> On Wed, Oct 6, 2010 at 4:52 AM, Yiannis Pavlosoglou <yiannis at owasp.org>
>> wrote:
>>>
>>> Good morning,
>>>
>>> The DoJ is drafting a potential set of rules on web accessibility
>>> requirements for disabled people. See attached; this has GIC written
>>> all over it.
>>>
>>> Alexander: Can you take point? Need an initial draft as a response
>>> based on the attached within the next 4 weeks. Work with Lorna, pass
>>> it to DC/Rex once you guys are happy with it.
>>>
>>> Lorna: Can you shadow? Primary, secondary contacts, potential calls on
>>> the (toll-free may I add) ADA Information Line, what responses they've
>>> had so far, expectations, etc.
>>>
>>> DC/Rex: Can you oversee this? Would like it done before November is out
>>> please.
>>>
>>> Need to know if you guys are good with the above, before the week is out.
>>>
>>> Thank you!
>>>
>>> Yiannis
>>>
>>> PS. Keep the thread short and sweet, if possible.
>>>
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