EEOC Injunction Bid Rejected In Exxon Case

Law360, New York (May 31, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A Texas judge has dealt a blow to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, denying its bid for a preliminary injunction in a case in which it accuses Exxon Mobil Corp. of age discrimination because the company forces pilots to stop flying at age 60.

In a 20-page opinion and order signed on Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Ed Kinkeade nixed the motion for a preliminary injunction the EEOC filed on Sept. 22, ruling that the world's largest oil company was entitled to rely on a Federal...
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