We are America’s premiere lawyers for ADA lawsuit defense, including defense of ADA website lawsuits, ADA real estate lawsuits, and ADA business claims and defenses, in addition to being a top-rated law firm handling real estate, business, claims, and other matters. Family-run and operated, we are here to help.
We are The Karlin Law Firm LLP, the leading law firm in the nation for resolving ADA lawsuits and claims as well as representing both major corporations and small businesses in ADA cases and many other areas of the law. We are proud to be able to provide the comprehensive knowledge and experience of a large firm and the customized personal services of a small firm.
We have resolved and consulted on over 4,000 ADA cases, the vast majority of which are ADA website lawsuits, as well as ADA property, shopping center lawsuits, ADA lawsuits concerning accessibility of areas inside a business, including retail, medical, and restaurant ADA lawsuits, Hotel ADA website and access lawsuits, Apartment ADA and reasonable accommodation claims. In addition, we are able to assist clients in business, commercial landlord-tenant matters, buyers and sellers of real estate and businesses, entertainment industry entrepreneurs, as well as other areas of the law, Unruh violations, including Prop 65 claims.
We are mindful of insurance issues, ADA coverage or lack thereof and ways to find insurance coverage that provides a greater chance for ADA lawsuit defense, indemnity and coverage, some of which may be included in ADA lawsuit protection with EPL insurance or EPLI insurance. We can also estimate the cost of defense and range of possible indemnity and compare these estimates to a client’s “retention” or deductible for consideration.
June 29, 2022. ADA PLAINTIFF ANDRES GOMEZ is forced to dismiss 14 ADA website lawsuits. As of June 29, 2022, Karlin Law has forced serial Plaintiff Andres Gomez to dismiss 14 separate lawsuits without any payment and without any settlement, these ADA lawsuits and claims were filed by Andres Gomez using different lawyers an different law firms and were filed in various courts, including Federal Courts, State Courts, and an arbitration. The law firms representing Andres Gomez in these lawsuits include the Potter Handy (Center for Disability Access) law firm.
Examples of an Andres Gomez ADA Website Lawsuit is shown here:
March 18, 2022. Washington D.C. The Department of Justice (DOJ) announces “Guidance” but still no Guidelines, no rules, no regulation, no safe harbors, regarding how to make websites “compliant” under the ADA or even what websites are considered to be under the ADA, since the DOJ’s only reference is still to “places of public accommodation” which has been subject to different interpretations, particularly in the various New York 2d Circuit Courts, in Pennsylvania’s 3d Circuit Courts, and in California’s State Courts, compared to what is a growing majority view expressed most notably by California’s 9th Circuit. See the “Guidance” published on March 18, 2022 by the DOJ regarding ADA websites here.
April 12, 2022. San Francisco. DISTRICT ATTORNEY FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST POTTER HANDLY. Potter Handy “Center for Disability Access” named in lawsuit filed by the San Francisco District Attorney against Potter Handy LLP joined by the Los Angeles District Attorney. See this link: https://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2022/04/12/district-attorneys-boudin-gascon-ada-lawsuits/
See Lawsuit filed against Potter Handy, Mark Potter and others: https://sfdistrictattorney.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/PEOPLE-V-POTTER-HANDY-LLP-ET-AL-complaint-and-Exhibits.pdf
May 19, 2022. San Francisco. SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Beverly Hills attorney Kousha Berokim has been indicted by the San Francisco District Attorney for an alleged scheme demanding monetary settlements from businesses to avoid Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) website lawsuits. Of note is Karlin Law Firm’s success in Defended over 110 such separate claims without our clients ever paying Kousha Berokim, or the Canon Law Firm, or his client any money. It’s sad to see other businesses paying him or his client any settlement money. The Canon Law firm, and Mr. Berokim, claim to be representing an ADA website plaintiff, Xandra Krahe, a blind or visually impaired California resident. Please see our page on the Canon Law, Berokim website claims.
March 2, 2022. KarlinLaw.com reviews AccessiBe and other ADA Website Compliance Programs, Plug-in’s, and Apps for WCAG compliance and Lawsuit Prevention. Reliance on certain ADA Plug-in Programs, Applications or Widgets can possibly cause problems and a false sense of compliance. Various ADA Plug-In Programs, Apps, and Widgets such as AccessiBe are reviewed for ADA and WCAG 2.1 compliance and discussed by the Karlin Law Firm, including AccessiBe, Userway, and others. See the link below for more information on AccessiBe.com – Click here ===>
AccessiBe, Userway and other ADA website programs reviewed.