Nov 152011

Case against Netflix over closed captioning survives dismissal motion but is stayed

A Massachusetts federal judge has rejected Netflix Inc.’s bid to dismiss a case against it brought by the National Association of the Deaf for failing to provide closed captioned text with its Web streaming service. But the judge stayed the case pending rulemaking by the Federal Communications Commission.

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– The National Law Journal, November 11, 2011,