Legal Careers Org To List Info On Arbitration Pacts At Firms

Law360 (December 2, 2019, 8:35 PM EST) -- The National Association of Law Placement has agreed to start including in its directory information about the use of arbitration and nondisclosure agreements at law firms, according to an announcement Monday by the People's Parity Project, which lobbied for the change.

According to the announcement, NALP will include three new questions in its 2020 survey of legal employers, providing attorneys and law students with insight into the organization's policies around workplace misconduct, nondisclosure agreements and mandatory arbitration agreements.

"Making information about which firms use forced arbitration more accessible to all law students helps raise awareness of the problem, which gets us...

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