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MIT and Harvard sued for lack of captions

On Tuesday I'm presenting a workshop on how to create accessible content and, as part of my homework, came upon this fascinating article about MIT and Harvard being sued

In Ontario it is a legal obligation for universities and colleges to make their websites and content accessible and there are significant penalties for not complying. In the USA they have section 508 requirements mandating accessibility too… and, clearly, people are expecting institutions to comply.

I wonder when some large Ontario corporation gets nailed for inaccessible content? It's only a matter of time…