“Obesity Claim Under ADA Carries No Weight With Justices”
The U.S. Supreme Court Oct. 3 declined to review a rejected job applicant’s claim that morbid obesity should be covered as an impairment under the Americans with Disabilities Act (Morriss v. BNSF Ry. Co., U.S., No. 16233, cert. denied 10/3/16).
Thompson & Knight LLP represented BNSF.