Tim Scott is a partner in the New Orleans office.
His practice emphasizes employment litigation, particularly the defense of harassment and discrimination claims. Tim has successfully handled a number of jury trials as well as cases before the courts of appeals.
Tim also advises employers on a day-to-day basis on issues relating to compliance with the various state and federal laws applicable to employers.
Finally, Tim handles traditional labor law matters before the National Labor Relations Board, as well as arbitration of disputes involving collective bargaining agreements.
Tim also is a frequent lecturer to employer and lawyer groups on a variety of employment law topics including the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Fair Labor Standards Act.
He is AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell and he has been listed inThe Best Lawyers in Americasince 2012. He was also listedChambers USA, America's Leading Business Lawyers in2013.
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Entrepreneur's Labor and Employment Law 101 April 23, 2014
Proposed Overtime Rules Could Expand Who Makes More March 27, 2014
Proposed Overtime Rules Could Expand Who Makes More March 14, 2014
Private Companies Face Expanded Whistleblower Protection March 7, 2014
Tim Scott Explains Internal Revenue Service Changes on WWL-TV January 22, 2014
Partner Tim Scott Explains How To Avoid Holiday Party Pitfalls on Fox 8 December 11, 2013
Boost in Energy Jobs Triggering FLSA Cases in Louisiana October 18, 2013
Labor Laws Can Trip Up Lax Employers October 16, 2013
Fifth Circ. Invites Bias Suits Over 'Horseplay,' Lawyers Say October 1, 2013
Employers Must Tread Carefully With Social Media Checks August 16, 2013
How to Handle March Madness in the Office March 13, 2013
Madness in the Workplace: Employers Prepare for NCAA Tourney's Impact March 1, 2013
Temporary Workers: Employ with Caution August 23, 2012
Take Your Dog to Work Day June 19, 2012
Towing & Recovery Management Summit
July 22, 2014
Employment Law Workshop - Houma, LA
November 8, 2012
How Would This Look in Court? - New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Virginia
October 11, 2012
Avoiding Wage/Hour Problems In The Restaurant Industry - New Orleans, LA
July 23, 2012
DOL Audits - How to Prepare for the Unexpected - Webinar
December 1, 2011
Top Four Dealership Payroll Pitfalls - New Orleans, LA
November 7, 2011
Managing Wage Costs While Complying with Wage-Hour Requirements - Houma, LA
October 27, 2011
Managing Social Media in the Workplace: The Do's and Don'ts for Employers and Communicators - New Orleans, LA
September 15, 2011