The age of reason

Watts, Alan
November 2005
Lawyer;11/14/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 44, p24
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the new age discrimination legislation, which is due to come into force by October 2006 in Great Britain. The new system is likely to question most of the partnerships which are fundamentally based on hierarchy. The final regulation is expected to amend compulsory retirement ages in partnership agreements. The government is of the view that by making it easier for older workers to remain in employment, people will learn to better appreciate their experience, wisdom and steadying presence.


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