Target Shows Older Workers The Door, Class Action Says

Law360, New York (November 28, 2012, 5:08 PM EST) -- A former Target Corp. employee in Arizona accused the retailer Tuesday in a class action of pushing out older workers as part of a company initiative to bring in a younger workforce.

Katy Rodriguez, 59, claims she lost her job after more than two decades with the company after it brought in a slew of younger workers as part of the retailer's drive to rebrand Target with a more youthful image.  

“The conduct to which plaintiff Rodriguez fell victim was not an isolated incident of age...
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Case Title

Rodriguez v. Target Corporation


Case Number

4:12-cv-00874

Court

Arizona

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

Jennifer G Zipps

Date Filed

November 26, 2012

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