IF YOU APPLIED FOR TESTING ACCOMMODATIONS
FOR THE LAW SCHOOL ADMISSION TEST (LSAT)
YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR A MONETARY AWARD
FROM A $6.73 MILLION NATIONWIDE COMPENSATION FUND
*DEADLINE TO RESPOND IS MARCH 18, 2015*
The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) has entered into a Consent Decree with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) to settle a statewide lawsuit and with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to settle a nationwide lawsuit. This resolution addresses alleged violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the California Unruh Civil Rights Act, including LSAC’s alleged failure to offer the LSAT in a manner accessible to individuals with disabilities.
If you applied for testing accommodations from LSAC between January 1, 2009 and May 20, 2014, you may be eligible to receive a payment from a $6.73 million nationwide compensation fund.
TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR CONSIDERATION FOR PAYMENT, YOU MUST SUBMIT A CLAIM BY MARCH 18, 2015.
You may obtain information on how to submit a claim by:
Claimants who receive a payment from this fund must sign a release of any related claims against LSAC.