Food Service Co. Bob Evans Faces Age Bias Class Action

Law360, New York (January 4, 2013, 4:21 PM EST) -- Restaurateur Bob Evans Farms Inc. discriminated against a former 69-year-old employee who contends that she and other older workers have been unfairly treated because of their age, according to a putative class action removed to Florida federal court Wednesday.

Joanne Leonard argues that despite a good track record during her nine years of employment as a waitress at Bob Evans, during which time she requested only three days off, over the past year or so, management at the restaurant began to write her up without decent...
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Case Information

Case Title

Leonard v. Bob Evans Farms, Inc.

Case Number



Florida Middle

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Elizabeth A. Kovachevich

Date Filed

January 1, 2013

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