Councillor Judith Blake, deputy leader of Leeds City Council said: "We're here on behalf of the thousands of young people who we believe have been treated grossly unfairly. We're here to seek justice on their behalf.
"We do not believe it's right that the incompetence of Ofqual and the exam boards should be picked up by them.
"There are many young people who have not been able to gain access to their apprenticeships, the course that they wanted as a result of this."
More top news
Jamie Harron was arrested in July over an incident in which he said he put his hand on a man's hip to avoid spilling a drink in a bar.
Merrill Lynch has been fined £34.5 million for failing to report 68.5 million transactions, the Financial Conduct Authority has said.
Most people back a change in the law to ban unpaid internships that last for more than four weeks, a new poll suggests.