United States Seventh Circuit

Reset A A Font size: Print

WATSON v. LITHONIA LIGHTING & NAT'L SERV. INDUS., INC., 02-1423

The ADA does not require an employer, that sets aside a pool of positions for recovering employees, to make those positions available indefinitely to an employee whose recovery has run its course, without restoring that worker to her original healthy state.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 09/20/2002
  • Published 09/20/2002

Judges

  • EASTERBROOK, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, EASTERBROOK, and DIANE P. WOOD, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • James E. Ayers (argued), Wernle, Ristine & Ayers, Crawfordsville, IN, for Plaintiff-Appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  • James D. Masur, II (argued), Locke Reynolds, Indianapolis, IN, for Defendants-Appellees.