ADEA
abbrv.
Age Discrimination in Employment Act.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


ADEA
Category: Employment Law & HR → Human Resources
Category: Employment Law & HR → Employee Rights

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

ADEA
USA
A federal law prohibiting employment discrimination against employees and applicants age 40 or older (29 U.S.C. §§ 621-634). The ADEA prohibits discrimination in the terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, compensation, employment benefits, advancement, employment training, assignments and termination of employment. Harassment and retaliation are also prohibited under the ADEA.
For more information on retaliation, see Practice Note: Retaliation (www.practicallaw.com/5-501-1430).
The ADEA applies to private, state government and local government employers that employ 20 or more employees.
bona fide occupational qualification (BFOQ) is an exception to the ADEA.
The ADEA is enforced by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.


ADEA
abbr.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


ADEA
Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967

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