Airline and Railroad Labor and Employment Law: Individual Rights Claims Against the Employer-Carrier and the Labor Organization – an ALI-ABA Course of Study

Washington Plaza Hotel

Washington, DC

Peter M. Panken, Member of the Firm, will present "Individual Rights Claims Against the Employer-Carrier and the Labor Organization," at Airline and Railroad Labor and Employment Law: A Comprehensive Analysis, an ALI-ABA Course of Study. Mr. Panken also serves as Chair of the program.

Topics include:

  • Laws prohibiting employment discrimination
  • the effect of federal, state, and local civil rights laws on carriers and labor organizations
  • the relationship between employment discrimination laws and RLA proceedings
  • developments specific to the airline and railroad industries, including pregnancy rules, weight standards for flight attendants, and mandatory retirement for pilots
  • the Pilot Records Improvement Act
  • laws relating to sex, race, national origin, and disability

For more information, visit the ALI-ABA website.