Jason Bent & Janice McClendon

Professors Jason Bent and Janice McClendon recently testified as experts before Florida’s Employer-Sponsored Benefits Study Task Force in Tallahassee on Wednesday, Oct. 23.  The Task Force was created by a recently-enacted Florida statute that preempts local regulation of employee benefits (such as requiring that employers provide paid sick leave) in the private sector.  The Task Force included Florida legislators, individuals in leadership positions at large… » Read more


Jason Bent

Professor Jason Bent was elected to serve as Secretary for the Labor Relations and Employment Section at the 2013 AALS Annual Conference in New Orleans.… » Read more


Jason Bent

Professor Bent’s article “An Incentive-Based Approach to Regulating Workplace Chemicals” has been accepted for publication in the upcoming volume of the Ohio State Law Journal.  To download a copy of the article from SSRN, click here.… » Read more


Jason Bent

Professor Bent presented his paper, “Hidden Priors:  Plausibility and Inference in Systemic Discrimination Cases,” at a faculty exchange workshop at the Texas Wesleyan School of Law.… » Read more


Jason Bent

Professor Bent’s article, The Telltale Sign of Discrimination:  Probabilities, Information Asymmetries, and the Systemic Disparate Treatment Theory, has just been published in Volume 44 of the University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform.… » Read more