By Chris Palamountain

Last year, we wrote about North Carolina federal courts’ dismissals of ADA Title III claims filed by serial litigant Denise Payne, an individual with cerebral palsy and the co-founder of the National Alliance for Accessibility, Inc.  Those dismissals were based on findings that Payne lacked standing to sue.  You can read our

By Karen L. Stephenson

United States District Judge Richard Dorr of the Western District of Missouri recently ordered plaintiff Connie Steelman (Plaintiff) to pay the defendants’ attorney’s fees for filing “groundless complaints” in 12 lawsuits against different businesses in which she alleged ADA Title III violations.  Plaintiff had filed nearly 70 ADA Title III lawsuits