DOJ Joins Class Action Over LSAT Disability Rules

Law360, San Diego (October 19, 2012, 9:53 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Thursday granted a bid by the U.S. Department of Justice to take part in the state’s class action accusing the Law School Admission Council of failing to make accommodations for disabled people taking the Law School Admission Test, expanding the scope of the class to test takers in other states.

U.S. District Judge Edward M. Chen determined that the federal government had a significant protectable interest in defending the Americans with Disabilities Act and was not adequately represented by existing parties...
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Case Information

Case Title

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

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

American with Disabilities - Other


Joseph C. Spero

Date Filed

April 12, 2012

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