Labor and Employment Law Section

The section focuses on all traditional labor relations issues and matters arising in individual employment rights. A continuing legal education seminar on employment law issues is sponsored annually by the section, as is a regular newsletter.

Chair
Burnette, Dobson & Pinchak
711 Cherry Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402
(423)266-2121
Vice-Chair
Working Boomer Advocate
254 Court Avenue, Suite 212
Memphis, TN 38103
(901)528-8300
Immediate Past Chair
Fisher Phillips, LLP
1715 Aaron Brenner Drive, Suite 312
Memphis, TN 38120
(901)333-2076
Staff Coordinator
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)383-7421

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LSAC Found in Contempt in Accommodation Lawsuit

The Law School Admission Council was found in contempt for violating a consent decree regarding disability accommodations on the Law School Admission Test, the ABA Journal reports. The organization was ordered to pay $480,489 in attorney fees. The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing filed the contempt motion in January 2018. It alleged that the council offered less time to take the test than requested, altered internal documents by replacing the requested time with the time the council offered and wrongfully reported the requests as “granted in full.”

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