Class Action Over LSAT Disability Rules Kept Intact

Law360, New York (September 18, 2012, 11:13 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Tuesday refused to toss a class action alleging the Law School Admission Council failed to make accommodations for disabled people taking the Law School Admission Test.

U.S. District Judge Edward M. Chen allowed each of the claims brought by California's Department of Fair Employment and Housing but trimmed the number of defendants by dismissing 10 unnamed "Doe defendants" that the plaintiffs alleged were LSAC employees who should be held liable for damages.

"DFEH has failed to satisfy the pleading standard regarding...
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Case Title

Department of Fair Employment and Housing v. Law School Admission Council Inc


Case Number

3:12-cv-01830

Court

California Northern

Nature of Suit

American with Disabilities - Other

Judge

Joseph C. Spero

Date Filed

April 12, 2012

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