Split 5th Circuit Denies Rehearing In Bell Helicopter Worker Age Bias Suit
(November 20, 2015, 8:56 AM EST) -- NEW ORLEANS — A divided Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Nov. 17 denied a rehearing en banc in a Bell Helicopter Textron Inc. employee’s age bias suit in which it reversed a district court’s injunctive relief award, finding that the employee waived his right to seek such relief (David O. Peterson v. Bell Helicopter Textron, Incorporated, No. 14-10249, 5th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 19937).
(Opinion available. Document #73-151211-010Z.)
David Peterson was a regional sales manager for Bell Helicopter Textron Inc. from...