Who Got The Work

David R. Broderdorf of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius has entered an appearance for Southwest Airlines in a pending lawsuit regarding the employment status of flight instructors. The complaint, filed Jan. 7 in Texas Northern District Court by Wick Phillips Gould & Martin and attorney William R. Wilder on behalf of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, objects to the airline's classification of 12 full-time flight instructors as pilots subject to the same rates of pay and working conditions. The case, assigned to U.S. District Judge Ada Brown, is 3:22-cv-00046, Southwest Airlines Pilots Association v. Southwest Airlines Co.