Ongoing efforts to urge the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to classify student-athletes as employees continue with the latest unfair labor charge filed by the National College Players Association (NCPA) and their Executive Director Ramogi Huma. The unfair labor practice charge alleges that the NCAA, the Pac-12 Conference, and University of Southern California (USC) and
Zachary J. McCormack is an associate in the Atlanta, Georgia, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. His practice focuses on representing employers in workplace law matters, including preventive advice and counseling.
Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Zach was an associate at a regional firm representing employers in a variety of employment issues and medical malpractice litigation. He also has broad experience handling general civil defense litigation across the state.
During law school, Zach received several accolades, including being student works editor of the Journal of International Law & Business, and was a member of the Sports and Entertainment Law Society and a participant in the Tulane International Baseball Arbitration Competition.
At Savannah State University, attending on a NCAA Division I Baseball Scholarship, Zach served as captain of the baseball team, director of Baseball Council, held a debate chair on his Model UN Team and earned Pitcher of the Year Award his senior season.