11th Circ. Affirms Toss Of Georgia Bar Exam Result Suit
Law360 (January 8, 2020, 8:09 PM EST) -- An Eleventh Circuit panel on Wednesday backed the dismissal of a proposed class action brought by two Georgia bar applicants against a technology company that erroneously concluded the applicants had failed the bar exam.
In a per curiam decision, the three-judge panel said a district court made the right call in determining the company, ILG Technologies LLC, owed "no duty" to bar applicants Lloyd Dan Murray Jr. and Jennifer McGhan outside the parameters of its contract with the state's Office of Bar Admissions.
The panel also noted that the Georgia Supreme Court recently rejected the concept supported by the applicants that there...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!