Court Rules Federal Age Bias Law Protects Only Current Employees, Not Applicants

Article 0 Comments A divided U.S. appeals court on Wednesday dealt a setback to older job applicants, saying they cannot invoke a federal law against age bias in employment to challenge hiring policies they believe have a discriminatory impact. In an 8-4 decision, the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals […]

Dutch Man, 69, Who Self-Identifies as 49, Loses Bid to Change Official Age

Article 0 Comments Dutch motivational speaker Emile Ratelband may feel like a 49-year-old but according to Dutch law he is still 69. A Dutch court on Monday rejected Ratelband’s request to shave 20 years off his age in a case that drew worldwide attention. “Mr. Ratelband is at liberty to […]