Liberty Nat'l told to pay $21M in age suit

D'Allegro, Joseph
August 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;8/10/98, Vol. 102 Issue 32, p35
Reports on Tampa, Florida-based federal jury's awarding of $21.6 million to seven of 10 plaintiffs in a collective age-discrimination lawsuit against Liberty National Life Insurance Co. in Birmingham, Alabama. Claim of plaintiffs that they were forced to retire when the insurer started cutting expenses in 1992; Liberty's argument that it was just implementing administrative changes.


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