Are there any rumblings about a class-action lawsuit for age discrimination? I'm holding off signing the agreement for a while...
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YES! Please contact me for information.
Ageism is quite popular among these high tech companies. This is a real shame that good, dedicated people suffer while inexperienced, untrainable young people get to stay. Ridiculous.
Glofo is IBM Microerlectronics 2.0 - same management, same methods, same records.
" Attorney Shannon Liss-Riordan today filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of three former IBM employees in their 50s and 60s, charging that when IBM fired them earlier this year, the company discriminated against them based on age. More former employees are likely to join the class of plaintiffs..."
Update on recidivism Big Blue:
My area had 10 people laid off with the youngest one being 37, the oldest 67 and the average around 50. It's a good shot to the age discrimination. We are talking about the first wave though, the second wave was a tsunami, swept everybody.
Are you serious 😱?????
Sign the papers. Move on with your life. You can’t recoup time.
Good luck with that pipe dream.
My area was all under 40, and we lost engineers in the double digits, from US/India/Bangladesh .. i understand you’re upset, I wouldn’t waste your time on a lawsuit that you are in the wrong on
This company will be out of horizon by the time your lawsuit will settle.