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Netflix Gets an Earful and Settles Suit with Deaf Viewers

Posted by orangedeafies on October 19, 2012

The Americans with Disabilities Act has come to the rescue of hearing-impaired movie lovers who can’t watch all their favorites online because some titles lack closed-captioning. On Oct. 11, Netflix Inc. settled a class action brought by deaf viewer Lee Nettles and two groups representing deaf and hearing-impaired people who had sued the company under the ADA.

More at http://blogs.lawyers.com/2012/10/netflix-gets-an-earful-and-settles-suit-with-deaf-viewers/

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