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Wal-Mart Sued by Disabled Over Payment Machines

Disability rights advocates filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against Wal-Mart Stores Inc., claiming the retail giant refuses to make payment machines accessible to customers who use wheelchairs and scooters. The plaintiffs allege that Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart knowingly placed point-of-sale terminals …

Lawsuit Challenges Minimalist Shoemaker’s Claims

A company that makes minimalist running shoes featuring pods for each toe faces a federal class action lawsuit in Massachusetts. The civil complaint against Vibram USA Inc. and Vibram FiveFingers LLC, which has an office in Concord, Mass., says the …