Practice Area:Personal Injury
Outcome:Jury Verdict in Favor Of Plaintiff
Description:In 2004, Mr. Fardo obtained a landmark jury verdict against the Port Authority of Allegheny County for their intentional violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Specifically, it was proven at trial that the Port Authority intentionally discriminated against a paraplegic in strict violation of Section II of the ADA. This landmark decision has received attention from lawyers nationwide and was the first successful jury or non-jury verdict of its kind in this area.