Workers Seek To Revive Pension Suit Against El Paso

Law360, New York (December 21, 2010, 2:11 PM EST) -- Employees of El Paso Corp. have asked a federal appeals court to revive their age discrimination class action against the natural gas company, claiming that a district court’s decision to nix the case created a loophole in the Age Discrimination in Employment Act.

Attorneys for workers Wayne Tomlinson, Alice Ballesteros and Gary Muckelroy filed a brief in support of their appeal in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit on Monday. In it, they said the district court ignored the intent of Congress when...
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