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Supreme Court of Canada upholds retirement age rule

May 22, 2014 The Supreme Court of Canada has upheld the compulsory retirement clause in a law firm partnership agreement, deciding that a law firm is within its rights to require that equity partners retire at a certain age. The…

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Challenge to mandatory retirement for judges fails

Jun 21, 2013 Judges in Pennsylvania have failed in their bid to prove that the state’s mandatory retirement age is constitutionally invalid. The provision requiring compulsory retirement at age 70 was adopted as a state…

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