“Drive-By” Lawsuits – 60 Minutes w/ Anderson Cooper
Have you ever heard of a “Google Lawsuit” or a “Drive-By Lawsuit”? 60 Minutes (CBS) reporters Nolan Klein and Anderson Cooper discuss these and other types of lawsuits filed under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This video features business owners who have been sued by ADA litigants who have filed thousands of cases – some of the violations these business owners are being accused of having don’t even exist.
Many business owners believe that their businesses are being targeted after attorneys view their property using Google Maps or the Google Earth app.