Of Hoodies And Hoverboards: Age Discrimination In Tech
Lisa Nagele-Piazza and Jon Steingart report in BNA.com that “’Digital native’ is generally used to describe people who grew up using digital technology.”
But posting job ads seeking “digital natives” may very well violate the Age Discrimination In Employment Act (“ADEA”), since “digital natives” are by definition under a certain age. (What age is that, exactly?).
My new article in Above the Law deals with ageism in the tech industry and best practices for employers.
All of my ATL article are here.