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 […]

Jury Awards Woman $31M in California Age Discrimination Lawsuit

Article 1 Comments A 58-year-old Southern California woman has been awarded $31 million in an age discrimination case against her former employer. Codie Rael of Ontario sued Washington-based Danaher Corp. and two subsidiaries, claiming that Rael’s bosses repeatedly made remarks that she was “outdated,” “part of the old culture” and […]

Former Pitcher Sambito Sues Agency He Worked for in Calfornia

Article 0 Comments Former major league pitcher Joe Sambito has sued the company that employed him as an agent, claiming wrongful termination and age discrimination. Sambito filed the suit in California Superior Court in Orange County against Independent Sports & Entertainment, ISE Baseball and ISE Chairman Ron Burkle along with […]