Stories tagged with: discrimination laws
Ledbetter v. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Inc.
http://hyderally.wordpress.com/2012/03/15/ledbetter-v-goodye...Submitted by rclumanog06 14 months, 1 week, 5 days, 19 hours ago
Employment law in New Jersey is always undergoing changes as precedent setting cases are finalized. It is very important for employers and employees alike to be well aware of all applicable laws. Tayeb Hyderally, an expert at employment law NJ, makes it a priority to help keep business personnel aware of changes in employment law. This is a key way to protect both employees and employers. One of the most controversial decisions in the world of employment law was Ledbetter v. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Inc. It is a primary example of how lack of knowledge can end up costing in the end. Join discussion...
Age Discrimination Over 70v
http://hyderally.wordpress.com/2012/01/18/age-discrimination...Submitted by rclumanog06 16 months, 1 week, 5 days, 2 hours ago
The New Jersey Law Against Discrimination (“LAD”), is intended to prohibit discrimination on the basis of several protected categories, including age. owever, the LAD contains an exception which permits employers to discriminate against individuals over 70. The “over 70 exception” to the LAD provides that, “nothing herein contained shall be construed to bar an employer from refusing to accept for employment or to promote any person over 70 years of age….” But should this exception permit employers to refuse to renew the contracts of employees based upon their being over 70? Not according to the New Jersey Supreme Court’s recent holding in Nini v. Mercer County Community College (2010). Join discussion...
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