Hollywood Sightseers Seek Revival Of ADA Bus Access Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (November 8, 2013, 4:47 PM EST) -- The Ninth Circuit on Friday appeared inclined to revive a class action alleging people with disabilities have been denied access to sightseeing buses operated by Starline Tours of Hollywood Inc., suggesting a trial judge erred in finding the plaintiffs lacked standing because they faced no threat of future injury.

In summarily dismissing the suit in February 2012, U.S. District Judge John F. Walter said the plaintiffs had already “achieved their goals,” citing memos in which Starline's operation manager advised employees that the company provides wheelchair-accessible services...
To view the full article, register now.

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Lillibeth Navarro, et al v. Starline Tours of Hollywood


Case Number

12-55426

Court

Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3446 Americans w/Disabilities Act-Othr

Date Filed

March 5, 2012

Law Firms

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.