Congressional Democrats are taking a whack at overriding another recent decision by the U.S. Supreme Court, looking this time at a 2009 ruling about age discrimination. Plaintiffs lawyers say Gross v. FBL Financial Services Inc. has made it more difficult to bring age discrimination claims, and Democrats are taking up their argument, just as they did after the 2007 decision in Ledbetter v. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. about gender discrimination.
Democrats Take On Supreme Court Over Age Discrimination Law
The National Law Journal
May 6, 2010