Judge Allows New Claim In Age Bias Suit Against Google

Law360, New York (September 12, 2017, 7:39 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge said Tuesday that plaintiffs in an age discrimination collective action against Google could amend their complaint and add a disparate impact claim, deciding that a recent ruling that extended the claim to a broader set of individuals meant adding it was reasonable.

U.S. District Judge Beth Labson Freeman agreed with the plaintiffs that a California federal court's February decision in Rabin v. PricewaterhouseCoopers was sufficient to allow plaintiffs to supplement their claims after the deadline. The Rabin rulling held that under the Age...
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Robert Heath v. Google Inc.


Case Number

5:15-cv-01824

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California Northern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

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Beth Labson Freeman

Date Filed

April 22, 2015

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