Disney Park Access Settlement Again Awaits Judge's OK

Law360, Los Angeles (January 24, 2013, 10:26 PM EST) -- A class action settlement requiring Walt Disney Parks & Resorts U.S. Inc. to make its theme parks more accessible to the visually impaired that has been stymied by due-process concerns is heading back to a judge for approval, according to a court document filed Monday.

Class representatives and Disney had struggled for months to modify the original settlement agreement to allow class members to opt out in order to preserve their right to bring individual suits for damages. The country’s largest member organization for the blind,...
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Cari Shields et al v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts US, Inc. et al


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2:10-cv-05810

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California Central

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Americans with Disabilities - Other

Judge

Dolly M. Gee

Date Filed

August 5, 2010

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