Blind Five Guys Customers Seek Cert. In ADA Website Suit
Law360, New York (October 24, 2017, 8:49 PM EDT) -- A proposed class of Five Guys Enterprises LLC customers alleging that its website ordering systems aren't accessible to blind customers asked a New York federal judge for certification on Monday, arguing that each was allegedly discriminated against in the same way in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act and New York law.
Plaintiff Lucia Marett, who says she's legally blind, said the class was linked by allegations that Five Guys discriminated against members by its failure to ensure blind users on its website had the same access as nondisabled persons.
Marett, who was unable to navigate fiveguys.com and order a...
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