Investigating Age Discrimination Complaints. 16 th Annual National Equal Opportunity Conference US Department of Labor Washington, DC August 25, 2005. Age Discrimination Act of 1975. Built on the foundation of Title VI HEW issued general government wide regulations in 1979
16th Annual National Equal Opportunity Conference
US Department of Labor
August 25, 2005
Establish a prima facie case
Person in a protected class?
Qualified for the service
Did not receive service
Others similarly situated receive services or benefits
Afford covered entity opportunity to articulate a legitimate non discriminatory reason for its action(s)
Age restriction under federal,state,local law?
Meets four part test?