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Hollywood has caught media attention for various forms of pay discrimination. It also may have rampant age discrimination.

Can This New Law Prevent Age Discrimination in the Movie Industry?

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In 2016, California lawmakers passed and signed AB1687, a law that seeks to prevent age discrimination in the entertainment industry. AB1687 went into effect on January 1st. It specifically targets how information on the ages of performers is displayed on subscription-based entertainment websites like the Internet Movie Database (IMDb). Executives in the entertainment industry use … Continue reading

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