TITLE

Maryland regulator dismisses gender bias charge after 19 years of hearings, appeals and delays

PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Best's Review / Life-Health Insurance Edition;Apr97, Vol. 97 Issue 12, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a complaint of gender-based age discrimination in pricing life insurance file in 1978 against Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States was dismissed by Maryland Insurance Commissioner Dwight Bartlett. Statistics showing women live longer than men and should therefore qualify for lower rates.
ACCESSION #
9707144171

 

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