Juan Carlos Gil v. Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc.

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Case Details

  • Case Status: Decided
  • Docket Number: 17-13467
  • Category: Americans with Disabilities Act


Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. filed an appeal seeking to overturn a district court ruling that the defendant (Winn Dixie) “violated the ADA because the inaccessibility of its website has denied [Plaintiff] the full and equal enjoyment of the goods, services, facilities, privileges, advantages, or accommodations that Winn-Dixie offers to its sighted customers.”

October 17, 2017

The Restaurant Law Center, joined by numerous trade associations, filed as amici curiae in support of the defendant.

April 7, 2021

The circuit court issued its Opinion, reversing the lower court’s order and ruling in favor of Winn-Dixie with the conclusion that websites are not places of public accommodation.