Age Discrimination Collective Action Lawsuit

Moldenhauer, for an on behalf of herself and other persons similarly situated, v. Honeywell International, Inc., Court File No., 18-cv-00126 (U.S. District of Minnesota). On January 18, 2018, we filed a Complaint  against Honeywell International, Inc. (Honeywell) in U.S. District Court of Minnesota alleging a violation of age discrimination laws. The named plaintiff, a Supplier […]

Age Discrimination in the Internet Era

Interesting article on age discrimination in the workplace: http://www.latimes.com/business/la-na-pol-age-discrimination-trends-20170626-htmlstory.html In job ads, some employers have begun listing “digital native” as a requirement for the position. The term, many say, is a “code word” for young workers who have grown up with technology and will be able to use new systems with ease. This term plays into […]

Age Related Comments Evidence of Age Discrimination

The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals recently found that a decision-makers age related comments could be evidence of age discrimination: “Viewing the evidence in the light most favorable to Thomas, we also conclude that the age-related comments that Hagen made in the workplace were sufficiently related to Thomas and to the decisional process to constitute […]

Bertelson Law Office

We are committed to protecting employee rights. +1 (612) 278-9832 We provide our clients with a combination of strong advocacy, extensive experience in employment law, and a commitment to preserving their integrity while pursuing their legal goals. Because we practice exclusively in employment law, we understand that a job is more than just a paycheck. […]

Beth E. Bertelson

Beth E. Bertelson is the founder of Bertelson Law Office. Beth has significant experience as an employment law litigator. She has also served on the Executive Board for the Minnesota division of NELA and the MSBA Labor and Employment Law Section. Certified as a specialist in labor and employment law by the Minnesota State Bar Association, […]

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Bertelson Law Office—Committed to protecting employees rights. At Bertelson Law Office we are committed to protecting employee rights. We provide our clients with a combination of strong advocacy, extensive experience in employment law, and a commitment to preserving their integrity while pursuing their legal goals. Because we practice exclusively in employment law, we understand that […]

What is Discrimination?

Discrimination is different treatment because of a person’s age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, familial status, and status with regard to public assistance. Discrimination or harassment can take many forms, such as: • Failure to hire, promote, or offer training • Pre-employment questions that determine who is hired • Unrelated job […]