We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Google's Youthful Staff Gives Judge Pause In Age Bias Suit

Law360, San Jose (July 12, 2018, 7:58 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge Thursday said she is "struggling" over Google Inc.'s bid to decertify a collective action alleging it discriminates against older job candidates, saying she would mull over the workers' argument about an inference of bias from the company's younger workforce and preference for "Googleyness" in applicants.

U.S. District Judge Beth Labson Freeman told the parties at the start of Thursday's hearing that although she usually likes to give parties "a clear sense of where I'm leaning ... I'm not really able to do...
To view the full article, register now.

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Robert Heath v. Google LLC


Case Number

5:15-cv-01824

Court

California Northern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

Beth Labson Freeman

Date Filed

April 22, 2015

Law Firms

Companies

Judge Analytics

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.