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11th Circ.'s Stance On Disparate Impact For Job Applicants ($$)

Eleventh Circuit, sitting en banc, held that an unsuccessful job applicant “cannot sue an employer for disparate impact [under § 4(a)(2) of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act] because [an] applicant has no ‘status as...
Law360
added Nov 7, 2016 20:23
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Creating circuit split, 11th Circuit finds ADEA authorizes disparate impact claims by job applicants

The language of the ADEA is unclear as to whether it authorizes disparate impact claims by job applicants, said a divided Eleventh Circuit, which deferred to the EEOC’s interpretation of the statute and construed ADEA Section 4(a)(2) to apply to disappoi
Employment Law Daily (Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory US)
added Nov 7, 2016 18:35
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EEO ROUNDUP: 11TH CIR. RULING SOUNDS WARNING FOR WORKERS NOT TO SLEEP ON JOB RIGHTS

The court rejected Richard Villarreal’s argument that his time to pursue a claim under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act was, for fairness’ sake, delayed. Villarreal said the facts showing that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. failed to hire him based on
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Nov 7, 2016 18:33
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RICHARD VILLARREAL v. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY PINSTRIPE INC United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

And we conclude that Villarreal is not entitled to equitable tolling of his claim of disparate treatment because he admitted facts that establish that he did not diligently pursue his rights. We affirm in part and remand for the panel to address the remai
Findlaw
added Nov 7, 2016 18:28
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Eleventh Circuit Rules Against EEOC Finding Age Discrimination in Hiring Claims Cannot Be Based on Disparate Impact Theory

May a job applicant sue a prospective employer based on a policy that had an adverse and disproportionate effect on him because of his age? The Eleventh Circuit, in an en banc opinion published October 5, 2016, Villarreal v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Pi
Eleventh Circuit Business Blog (Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP)
added Nov 7, 2016 18:26
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Eleventh Circuit: ADEA Does Not Permit Job Applicants To Bring Disparate Impact Claims

In an en banc decision issued October 5, 2016, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that job applicants cannot bring disparate impact claims under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (“ADEA”). (Villarreal v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., October
National Law Review
added Nov 7, 2016 18:22
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[UK] Cancer deaths among women to rise 60% by 2030, new reports warn

Two reports have warned of an explosion in cancer deaths among women... already killing one in seven women around the world, said the ACS report... All four of the deadliest cancers – breast, colorectal, lung and cervical cancer – are mostly preventable
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 5, 2016 19:52
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McCann Torre Lazur Volunteers Raise The Curtain On Link Between Cigarettes And Blindness

part of McCann Health, is making it their mission to publicize a devastating side effect of smoking that has so far flown under the radar: blindness. To do this, the MTL team conducted a powerful social experiment that simulated the experience of having
PR Newswire
added Oct 25, 2016 00:07
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Men Need Help. Is Hillary Clinton the Answer?

If Hillary Clinton wins this election...American men may well be one of her most urgent problems...Smoking... accounted for a third to a fifth of the gap in life expectancy between men with college degrees and men with high school diplomas
New York Times
added Oct 21, 2016 20:16
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Associations between lifetime tobacco exposure with infertility and age at natural menopause: the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions Active smoking and SHS exposure are associated with increased risk of infertility and natural menopause occurring before the age of 50 years.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 21, 2016 17:36
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