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Since City offered training for alternative employment position due to disability, City did not fail to make a reasonable accommodation says U.S. 5th Circuit.

Dillard v City of Austin, No. 15-50779 ( 5th Cir. September 16,2016) This is a disability discrimination case where the U.S. Fifth Circuit affirmed the granting of summary judgment for the City employer. After a car accident left Dillard with … Continue reading

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Amarillo Court of Appeals holds 1) no race discrimination when employer hires from same protected class, 2) broken ankle is not ADA disability in this case, 3) age difference alone is not enough

Arnold Jordan v. Tarrant County Hospital District d/b/a JPs Health Network, 07-16-00034-CV (Tex. App—Amarillo, August 2, 2016) This is an employment discrimination case where the Amarillo Court of Appeals affirmed the granting of the Hospital District’s summary judgment motion. Jordan … Continue reading