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Web Accessability and the DDA Bibliography

Web Accessibility and the DDA

Martin Sloan
LL.B Hons. University of Glasgow,
Glasgow Graduate School of Law,
Glasgow

Martin.sloan@orange.net

Bibliography

Legislation
United Kingdom

Court of Session Act 1988.

Disability Discrimination Act 1995.

Disability Rights Commission Act 1999.

Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1940.

Special Education Needs and Disability Act 2001.

Disability Discrimination (Commencement Order No.6) Order 1999 SI 1999/1190.

Disability Discrimination (Services and Premises) Regulations 1996 SI 1996/1836.

Disability Discrimination (Services and Premises) Regulations 1999 SI 1999/1191.

Australia

Disability Discrimination Act 1992.

United States

Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

Cases

British Westinghouse Co v Underground Rly Co [1916] AC 673.

Millar v Bellvale Chemical Co (1898) 1 F 297.

Carparts distribution Center Inc v Automotive Wholesaler's Association of New England Inc 37 F.3d 12; 1994 US App. LEXIS 28319; 131 ALR Fed 637; 3 Am. Disabilities Cas. (BNA) 1237.

Cazalet v Morris and Co 1916 SC 952.

Clark v TDG t/a Novacold [1999] IRLR 318.

Cointat v Myham [1913] 2 KB 220.

Davidson v Macpherson (1889) 30 SLR 2.

Dickson v Hygienic Institute 1910 SC 352.

Dunford and Elliot v MacLeod (1902) 4 F 912.

Erie Gas Co v Carroll [1912] AC 105.

Fleming & Ferguson v Paisley Magistrates 1948 SC 547.

Hadley v Blaxendale (1854) 9 Exch 341.

Hinshaw & Co v Adam & Son (1870) 8 M 933.

Holland and Hannan and Cubitts (Scotland) Ltd v Alexander MacDougall & Co (Engineers) Ltd 1968 SLT (notes) 91, OH.

Hooks v OKBridge 232 F.3d 208 (unreported).

Jameson v Simon (1899) 1 F 1211.

Janal v Moolla & Co [1916] 1 AC 175.

McArthur v Lawson (1877) 4 R 1134.

McDonald v Ealing BC, Independent May 15, 2000 (C.S.).

Macintosh v Nelson 1984 SLT (Sh Ct) 82.

Mackay v Stitt 1988 GWD 22-931, OH.

Maguire v Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games H99/115 <http://www.hreoc.gov.au/disability_rights/Maguire_v_SOCOG2.htm> and <http://scaleplus.law.gov.au/html/ddadec/0/2000/0/DD000200.htm> (damages hearing).

Marshall v Callander Hydro Ltd (1896) 24 R 33.

Middleton v Leslie (1892) 19 R 801.

Mills v Simpson 1987 GWD 37-1322, Sh Ct.

Morrison's Associated Companies Ltd v James Rome & Sons Ltd 1964 SC 160.

Munro v Balnagowan Estates Co Liqr. 1949 SC 49.

O'Neill v Symm & Co Ltd [1998] IRLR 233.

Rose v Bouchet 1999 SCLR (1) 1004; [1999] IRLR (2) 463; 1999 GWD (3) 20-958.

Salaried Staff London Loan Co Ltd v Swears and Wells Ltd 1985 SC 189.

Shetland Times Ltd v Wills 1997 S.C. 316; 1997 S.L.T. 669; 1997 S.C.L.R. 160; [1997] F.S.R. 604; [1997] E.M.L.R. 277; [1997-98] Info T.L.R. 1; [1998] I.T.C.L.R. 49; (1997) 16 Tr. L.R. 158; [1998] Masons C.L.R. 159; 1997 G.W.D. 1-5.

Stewart v Kennedy (1890) 17 R (HL) 1.

Terret v Murphy 1952 SLT (Sh Ct) 51.

Wilson v McKellar (1896) 24 R 254.

Official Publications (codes of practice, press releases et cetera)

DFEE SEN and Disability Rights in Education Bill Consultation (March 2000) <http://www.disability.gov.uk/senbc/index.html>.

DFEE Service Delivery Agreement – F: Electronic Government (Jan 2001) <http://www.dfee.gov.uk/sda2000/e_gov.shtml>.

DFEE Special Educational Needs (Special Edition) 0346/2000 (December 2000) <http://www.dfee.gov.uk/sen/pdf/SPECIAL.pdf.

DRC/DFEE Consultations on a new Code of Practice, Regulations and Practical Guide DLE 17 (April 2000) <http://www.disability.gov.uk/consultation.html >.

DRC Delay in Publishing Education Bill – DRC Reaction (June 21 2000) <http://www.drc-gb.org/drc/informationAndLegislation?NewsRelease_000627.asp>.

DRC Frequently Asked Questions < http://www.drc-gb.org/drc/InformationAndLegislation/Page311.asp>.

DRC Historic Day for Disabled Pupils and Students (December 6 2000) <http://drc-gb.org/drc/InformationAndLegislatioon/NewsRelease_001206.asp>.

DRC Overview of the Disability Discrimination Act <http://www.drc-gb.org/drc/InformationAndLegislation/Page321.asp>.

DRC The provision of legal assistance by the Disability Rights Commission… <http://www.drrc-gb.org/drc/InfornationAndLegislation/Page371.asp>.

DTI/DCMS A New Future for Communications (December 2000) <http://www.communicationswhitepaper.gov.uk.

European Commission eEurope 2002: An Information Society for All (June 19 2000) < http://europa.eu.int/information_society/eeurope/action_plan/index_en.htmhttp://europ a.eu.int/information_society/eeurope/action_plan/index_en.htm>.

National Disability Council/DFEE Code of Practice: Rights of Access to Goods, Facilities, Services and Premises (1999) also available from <http://www.disability.gov.uk.

Scottish Law Commission Discussion Paper No 109 Remedies for Breach of Contract (April 1999)

Ten Downing Street Special Educational Needs (SEN) and Disability Bill Fact File <http://www.number-10.gov.uk/default.asp?PageID=2963 >.

Textbooks

Cooper, Jeremy (ed.) Law, Rights and Disability Jessica Kingsley Publishers (2000)

Edwards, Lilian & Waelde, Charlotte (eds.) Law & the Internet Hart Publishing (1997)

Farnsworth, E Allan An Introduction to the Legal System of the United States (3rd edition) Oceana (1996)

Lloyd, Ian J Information Technology Law (3rd Edition) Butterworths (2000)

MacBryde, WW Contract W Green and Son (1997)

McManus, Francis & Russell, Eleanor Delict Wiley (1998)

MacQueen, Hector L & Thomson, Joe Contract Law in Scotland Butterworths (2000)

Neilsen, Jakob Designing Web Usability New Riders (2000)

The Law Society of Scotland Stair Memorial Encyclopaedia Vol. I and III Butterworths

Thomson, Joe Delictual Liability (2nd Edition) Butterworths (1999)

Walker, David M The Law of Civil Remedies in Scotland W Green and Son (1974)

Walker, David M The Law of Contracts and Related Obligations in Scotland T & T Clark (1995)

White, Robin M & Fletcher, Michael J Delictual Damages Butterworths (2000)

White, Robin M & Willock, Ian D The Scottish Legal System (2nd Edition) Butterworths (1999)

Refereed Articles

Casserley, Catherine 'Disability Code of Practice' Legal Action (1999) Sept 24

Chung, P et al 'A Defence of Plain HTML for Law: AustLII's Approach to Standards' 2000 (1) JILT <http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/law/elj/jilt/2000_1/chung>.

Corlett, Sophie 'The Human Rights Act 1998, Disabled People and Post-16 Edu…' EPLI 1998 3(3) 50

Fairclough, Nick 'Disability Discrimination: the October Revolution' SJ 1999 143(36) 878

Guthrie, Sally A 'Making the World Wide Web Accessible to All Students' JMCE 2000 55(1) 14

Hamilton, Jennifer ''Disability' and 'Discrimination' in the Context of Disability Discrimination Legislation: The UK and Australian Acts compared' IJDL (2000) 4(3) 203

Jobe, Margaret 'Guidelines on Web Accessibility for the Disabled' Colorado Libraries 1999 25(3) 45

Lamb, Brian 'New Rights for Disabled Children in Education' Childright (2000) 167 5-7

Mason, Michael 'Does the ADA Apply to the Web?' Washington Technology Online (2000) 5(13) <http://www.wfonline.com/vol15_no13/federal/1815-1.html>.

Rubenstein, Michael 'Give the Commissions a Right to Intervene' EOR (1999) 84 48

Tucker, Katherine 'Disability Discrimination in 1999: the lessons so far' Emp. Law (1999) 35 21

Waddell, Cynthia D 'Is Your Site ADA Compliant.. or a Lawsuit-in-Waiting?' Internet Lawyer Issue 4.11 Nov 98 and ICDRI Web site <http://www.icdri.org/is_%yoursite_ada_compliant.htm>.

Waddell, Cynthia D 'Will the National Federation of the Blind Renew Their ADA Web Complaint against AOL?' National Disability Law Reporter 2000 18(5) 9 and ICDRI Web site < http://www.icdri.org/aol_nfb.htm>.

White, Jenny 'DDA: Service Providers' Duty to Make Reasonable Adjustments' EOR (1999) 88 33

Web-based Articles and Lectures

Booth, Paul 'Legal Issues for Web Sites and Resources in Higher Education' (Oct 10 1999) < http://www.disinhe.ac.uk/library/article.asp?id=21>.

Contenu 'Reader's Guide to Sydney Olympics Accessibility Complaint' <http://www.contenu.nu/socog.html>.

Corlett, Sophie 'Disability Legislation and Implications for Technology in Higher Education' (March 27 1999) <http://www.disinhe.ac.uk/library/article.asp?id=15>.

RNIB 'Get the Message Online – Making Internet Shopping Accessible to the Blind and Visually Impaired User' (Dec 11 2000) <http://www.rnib.org.uk/digital/webshop.htm>.

RNIB 'Hint's for Designing Accessible Websites' (April 4, 2001) <http://www.rnib.org.uk/digital/hints.htm>.

Waddell, Cynthia D 'An Overview of Law and Policy for IT Accessibility' (June 8 2000) <http://www.icdri.org/SL508overview.html>.

Waddell, Cynthia D Presentation to the American Bar Association: 'Applying the ADA to the Internet: A Web Accessibility Standard' (June 17 1998) <http://www.icdri.org/applying_the_ada_to_the_internet.htm>.

Waddell, Cynthia D 'Understanding the Digital Economy' (May 25 1999) < http://www.icdri.org/the_digital_divide.htm>.

Newspaper/Web News Service Articles

CNN.com 'Analysis: Web Sites are Locking Out the Disabled' (August 7 2000 11:27am EDT) <http://www.cnn.com/2000/TECH/computing/08/07/web.site.accessibility.idg/index.html>

Computing 'Access for the disabled – or else' June 29 2000, p1

Fairfax IT (Sydney Morning Herald) 'Discrimination Blast on Games Site' (November 21 2000) <http://www.it.fairfax.com.au/e-commerce/20001121/A63564-2000Nov20.html>.

Fairfax IT (Sydney Morning Herald) 'SOCOG Makes Unflattering History' (November 21 2000) <http://www.it.fairfax.com.au/e-commerce/20001121/A96-2000Nov21.html>.

Industry Standard 'SOCOG Faces Damages over Web site' (September 28 2000) <http://www.thestandard.com.au/articles/article_print/0,1454,11264,00.html >.

PC World.com 'AOL Promises Access for Blind' (July 27 2000 1:45pm PDT) <http://www.pcworld.com/shared/printable_articles/0,1440,17855,00.html>.

PC World.com 'Wanted: A Web for All of Us' (June 30 2000 6:26am PDT) <http://www.pcworld.com/shared/printable_articles/0,1440,17505,00.html>.

The Independent 'It's a hard Act to follow through: The new Disability Bill will lack the necessary support network' Oct 25 1995, Law p11

The Scotsman 'Web designers face penalty of hindering access for all' July 13 2000, Business p5

The Scotsman 'Report calls for Disability Act reform' November 13 2000, Business p2

Wired 'AOL Settles Accessibility Suit' (July 28 2000 3:00am PDT) <http://www.wired.com/news/print/0,1294,37845,00.html>.

Wired 'Smart biz: Enabling the Disabled' (November 3 2000 2:00am PST) <http://www.wired.com/news/print/0,1294,39563,00.html>.

Independent Published Reports

Digital Media Access Group, University of Dundee (Sloan, et al) Accessible Accessibility (2000)

Frontend.com Accessibility & Usability for e-Government. (November 2000) also available from: <http://www.frontend.com/accessibility_paper.html>.

Radio Programmes

BBC Radio 4 Money Box Live December 4 2000, 1500-1530. Transcript available from: <http://news.bbc.co.uk/low/english/audiovideo/programmes/moneybox/newsid_1056000/1 056446.stm>.

Web Sites of Interest

Access Board (Federal Agency concerned with equal access): <http://www.access-board.gov>.

Australian Human Rights and Equal Opportunities Commission: <http://www.hreoc.gov.au>.

Digital Media Access Group (DMAG): < http://www.computing.dundee.ac.uk/projects/dmag/>.

Disability Rights Commission: <http://www.drc-gb.org>.

Disability and Information Systems in Higher Education (DISinHE): <http://www.disinhe.ac.uk>.

Federal IT Accessibility Initiative (section 508): <http://www.section508.gov>.

Government Disability Site: <http://www.disability.gov.uk>.

International Center for Disability Resources on the Internet (ICDRI): < http://www.icdri.org>.

National Federation of the Blind (NFB): <http://www.nfb.org>.

NUA Internet Surveys: <http://www.nua.ie/surveys/index.cgi>.

Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB): < http://www.rnib.org.uk>.

Tesco Access: <http://www.tesco.com/access>.

W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI): <http://www.w3c.org/WAI/>.

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See Appendix A