Older Americans report higher levels of age discrimination in the workplace, but it's getting harder to prove in court (BI)
Highlights of the Business Insider article linked below:
- According to the AARP, 78% of older workers saw or experienced age discrimination in 2020.
- Proving age discrimination in court, however, is difficult and can take years.
- A 2009 Supreme Court case raised the bar for what older workers need to prove in court.
- This article is part of a series called "The Cost of Inequity," examining the hurdles that marginalized and disenfranchised groups face across a range of sectors.